Does your expression look worried or angry when your face is resting? Do wrinkles make you feel older than you are? If so, Botox® and Dysport® injection therapy is a simple, effective treatment that can dramatically improve your expression and smooth away wrinkles for a more youthful appearance. Dr. Alexis Hanson, DNP, FNP-C and her team of professionals at Dr. Alexis Aesthetics & Integrative Health, have the training and expertise to perform Botox® and Dysport® injections that won’t prevent you from making normal expressions. For beautiful, natural results, schedule an appointment by calling the office in Tucson, Arizona at 520-965-3685, or booking online today.

Botox & Dysport Q & A

What is Botox®? and Dysport®

Botox® and Dysport® are neuromodulator injectable medications that target contracted muscles beneath your skin that cause wrinkles, creases, and expression lines to form. The skilled team of professionals at Dr. Alexis Aesthetics & Integrative Health uses Botox® and Dysport® to help your expression look younger and more pleasant.

How does Botox and Dysport work?

Repeated facial expressions like smiling, frowning, and squinting can result in permanently contracted muscles that create wrinkles and creases over time. Botox® and Dysport® neuromodulation injection therapies block nerve signals to your muscles, causing them to relax.

The experienced, licensed injector team at Dr. Alexis Aesthetics & Integrative Health uses Botox® and Dysport® to smooth and rejuvenate your skin without giving your face a “frozen” look.

Which areas can be treated with Botox and Dysport?

 Botox® and Dysport® reduces the appearance of wrinkles, creases, or lines in the following areas:

  • Forehead

  • Between the eyebrows

  • Crow’s feet

  • Around the lips 

  • Chin

Botox® and Dysport® can also:

  • Brighten your eyes by creating a lift in your eyebrow area.

  • Reduce a “gummy” smile

  • Treat excessive sweating

When will I see results from Botox or Dysport injections?

Botox® and Dysport® results are typically noticeable within 3-5 days of treatment, with full results visible within 10-14 days


How long will my results from Botox or Dysport injections last?

Botox® and Dysport® results last between 3-5 months on average. Touch-up treatments are important to help maintain improvements to your skin for long-lasting wrinkle reduction.


Are Botox and Dysport injections safe?

Botox® and Dysport® are both FDA approved for cosmetic use and are considered safe, effective treatments for wrinkles and lines caused by repetitive facial expression. You may experience a little redness or irritation around the treatment site, but this usually subsides quickly within 1-3 hours. More serious side effects are possible but very rare.

Am I a candidate for Botox or Dysport?

If you have mild to moderate wrinkles or creases caused by repeated facial expressions, Botox® or Dysport® may be right for you. Wrinkles caused by skin laxity, facial volume loss, orother factors may respond better to dermal fillers such as Juvéderm® or Restylane®. During your initial consultation at Dr. Alexis Aesthetics & Integrative Health, your aesthetic specialist discusses your options with you in detail, so you can choose the treatment that best meets your needs.

What does Botox or Dysport cost?

At Dr. Alexis Aesthetics & Integrative Health we are focused on getting you the results you deserve. Dr. Alexis has the expertise and knowledge to help you reach your treatment goals. Our prices typically begin at $295 for one treatment area of the face, and then ranges in price, dependent upon how many areas of the face need treated. We charge per area, not per unit, to get you the the best results that last!

Smoother skin and an appealing expression can be yours with a short, simple Botox® or Dysport® procedure. To schedule your Appointment or Complimentary Consultation for Botox® or Dysport®, call Dr. Alexis Aesthetics & Integrative Health today at 520-965-3685 or easily request an appointment through our Appointments tab.

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