Xeomin® in Phoenix, AZ
Fine lines and wrinkles become more pronounced as we age. Patients living in and around Scottsdale and Phoenix, AZ can look to BodyNew MedSpa for Xeomin® injections to diminish and correct more pronounced lines and wrinkles on the forehead as well as around the eyes and the mouth to reveal a younger and smoother appearance.
What is Xeomin®?
Xeomin® is a cosmetic injectable FDA-approved to diminish fine lines and wrinkles along with more pronounced worry and frown lines to leave the skin smooth and fresh looking. Xeomin® is purified to remove proteins to leave a virtually pure neurotoxin injected into muscles. Its original purpose was to treat muscles spasms in the neck and other areas of the body.
How Does Xeomin® Work?
When injected into the targeted area, a primary ingredient in Xeomin®, botulinum toxin A, triggers nerve endings in the muscles to temporarily prevent muscle fibers from contracting.
Benefits of Xeomin®
Xeomin® is often used as an alternative to Botox® because it provides the following benefits:
- Corrects and reduces fine lines and wrinkles as well as more pronounced ones
- Reduces the pain associated with migraine headaches
- Takes a short time for treatments
- Not painful or uncomfortable
- Fast results
The Best Candidates for Xeomin®
Xeomin® is an excellent option for those in good health, with no history of neuromuscular diseases or those who are not pregnant or nursing. Xeomin® is also not recommended for those with deep facial scars, thick facial skin, drooping eyelids or weak facial muscles.
Preparing for Xeomin® Injections
To prepare for Xeomin® injections, it is recommended to patients that they stop taking any non-steroidal anti-inflammatory medications like Advil or Aleve as well as aspirin and vitamins and supplements that increase bleeding or bruising about two weeks prior to injections.
The Xeomin® Procedure
The procedure of Xeomin® is administered the same way as other neurotoxins. The procedure takes about 15 minutes, and patients can return to regular activities after injections with the exception of exercise for 2 – 4 hours post procedure.
Recovery from Xeomin® Injections
There is no recovery period from Xeomin®, so patients are able to return to normal activities immediately following appointments. As for any side effects, there may be some slight redness and swelling at the injection sites which disappears within a day or two. The results begin to appear within about five days and are fully visible in about two weeks; additionally, they last about three to four months.
How Much Do Xeomin® Injections Cost?
The cost of Xeomin® injections varies with each patient depending on the extent of the treatment and whether it is done with other treatments. We accept cash, checks and major credit cards as well as offer financing through CareCredit® and Prosper®.
If you’re a resident of Scottsdale, Phoenix, or the surrounding areas in Arizona and would like more information about Xeomin® injections, contact BodyNew MedSpa at 602-639-4338 or use our convenient online contact form to schedule an appointment for a consultation.