Dysport® in Philadelphia
Dysport® (abobotulinum toxin A) belongs to a family of botulinum toxin products approved by the FDA for cosmetic use in 2009. It is designed to soften the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on the face, giving a natural result.
How does Dysport® work?
Dysport® treats moderate to severe frown lines between the eyebrows. It reduces specific muscle activity leaving you with natural results. Men and women choose Dysport® in Philadelphia as an alternative to BOTOX® to combat the signs of aging.
Where can Dysport® be injected?
Dysport® can be injected into frown lines, between the eyebrows, horizontal forehead lines, and crow’s feet.
Who can get Dysport®?
Adults 18 years and older are candidates for treatment. There is no right age to start treatment, but Dysport® is considered to be a preventative measure. When you start seeing fine lines on your face, Philadelphia and the Main Line patients should consider this treatment to avoid those lines getting deeper and more prominent.
Who should not get Dysport®?
Patients who are pregnant or breast feeding, suffer from certain neurological diseases, or who are allergic to the ingredients in Dysport® are advised against the treatment.
How long is the Dysport® treatment?
If you are a new patient at Forever Young Medical Spa, expect to be here at least 45 minutes. We will review your medical history, go over the procedure, expectations, take before and after pictures and answer any questions you may have. Follow-up procedures should take approximately 15 minutes and are scheduled two weeks following the treatment.
Is there any downtime after my Dysport® treatment?
Although there is no real downtime for our Philadelphia and Main Line patients, it is recommended to avoid strenuous activity 24 hours following the injection.
What are some of the possible side effects of Dysport®?
Potential side effects for patients include: mild swelling, redness, bruising and tenderness at or around the injection site.
Is Dysport® safe?
Dysport® is approved in 69 countries and has 25 years of clinical experience worldwide.
How long before I see results from Dysport®?
Patients should expect to see results within 2-3 days. It can take up to 2 weeks to see full effects.
How long will the effect Dysport® last?
Dysport® will typically last 3-6 months.
Why Choose Forever Young Medical Spa?
Our staff understands the importance of individual customization when performing aesthetic enhancement treatments in a medical spa setting. We take the necessary time to listen to your specific cosmetic and health-related goals before creating a treatment plan designed to safely and effectively fulfill those objectives.