Injectables have become a popular choice for those seeking a youthful and rejuvenated appearance. At Complexion Medspa in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, we offer a range of neurotoxins, commonly called “wrinkle reducers”, including Botox, Xeomin, and the latest addition, Daxxify.
Let’s break down each option and help you choose the right injectable for your specific needs.
Botox is perhaps the most well-known injectable, famed for its ability to smooth out wrinkles and fine lines. It works by temporarily relaxing the muscles that cause creases, such as forehead lines, crow’s feet, and frown lines.
Botox stands out for its name and the convenience and speed, typically requiring only about 10 to 15 minutes to complete. This quick treatment allows for minimal disruption to daily routines, making it a convenient option for those with busy schedules. The results of Botox injections start becoming visible within 3 to 7 days after treatment and are known to last approximately 3 to 4 months, offering a temporary but effective solution for preventing as well as reducing the appearance of aging.
With its extensive use over the years, Botox has established a strong safety record, backed by numerous studies and patient experiences. Side effects, if they occur, are temporary and minimal.
Botox is particularly favored by those looking for a non-surgical, minimally invasive option to maintain a youthful and refreshed appearance. Whether for preventive measures in younger individuals or more pronounced wrinkle reduction in older adults, Botox offers a versatile and effective solution for age-related cosmetic concerns.
Xeomin, the second most common injectable, often draws comparisons to Botox due to its similar applications in cosmetic treatments, but it stands apart with a distinct characteristic: it’s known as a ‘naked’ neurotoxin.
Unlike Botox, Xeomin is formulated without any protein additives. This unique feature is particularly significant for individuals who may have developed a resistance to traditional neurotoxins due to repeated treatments over time. The absence of these proteins in Xeomin reduces the chances of the body forming antibodies against it, making it a potentially more effective option for long-term use.
In terms of its cosmetic application, Xeomin acts similar to Botox. Once injected, it usually starts showing results within a week, and these effects typically sustain for about three months. This makes Xeomin a desirable option for those seeking reduction in facial wrinkles and lines, minus the additives and preservatives.
Its effectiveness is especially notable in treating glabellar lines – the pronounced “Mad Face” that appear between the eyebrows, which are often a common concern for many seeking cosmetic treatments.
Daxxify is the latest advancement in the realm of cosmetic injectables, heralding a new era of treatment onset and longevity. Its groundbreaking formulation is designed for quick onset within 48 hours and sustained performance, maintaining its wrinkle-reducing effects for a longer lasting amount of time. This extended efficacy significantly surpasses that of traditional injectables.
In line with Botox and Xeomin, Daxxify excels in addressing dynamic wrinkles, particularly those that appear in the forehead and eye areas. However, its standout feature is the prolonged duration of its effects, which makes it a highly practical choice for busy professionals and those seeking fewer maintenance treatments.
This injectable is an ideal solution for individuals seeking a sophisticated, longer-lasting approach to managing facial lines and wrinkles, aligning perfectly with a modern, fast-paced lifestyle. Daxxify stands as a testament to the evolving sophistication and efficiency in cosmetic dermatology.
Choosing the right injectable for your lifestyle is a key step in your cosmetic enhancement journey. Whether it’s the familiarity of Botox, the purity of Xeomin, or the longevity of Daxxify, Complexion MedSpa in Atlantic Beach, North Carolina, has the expertise to guide you toward the best choice for your unique needs.
Contact us today to schedule a consultation and take the first step towards a more youthful, confident you!