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Is BOTOX Dangerous?

I perform thousands of BOTOX injections each year, so I would like to clear up one of the most common questions I get: “Is BOTOX dangerous?” I get asked this all the time, mostly from first-timers who are concerned about the safety of injecting this toxin into their muscles. At first, it would seem logical …. read more


How Many Units of Botox Do I Need?

BOTOX® Cosmetic is an effective neurotoxin muscle relaxer that temporarily paralyzes facial muscles so that wrinkles are less noticeable. The solution contains botulinum toxin A (onabotulinumtoxinA) in a purified form, which is safe for injecting into facial muscles for anti-aging purposes. Dr. Aeria Chang is an Allergan Platinum Injector of BOTOX® Cosmetic, which means that …. read more


How Long Does it Take for BOTOX to Work?

Many of my patients think that BOTOX® Cosmetic works right away to temporarily paralyze facial muscles. In order to help bust this myth and provide some solid medical information, I’ve put together this article. What is BOTOX Made From? BOTOX and BOTOX Cosmetic contain a purified form of the toxin that comes from the bacteria …. read more


How Does Vaginal Rejuvenation Work?

Vaginal rejuvenation is a non-surgical procedure that uses radiofrequency (RF) energy to improve tissues in the vaginal area. This unique RF technology is painless, can be done right in our office, and has zero downtime. Plain and simple, this effective enhancement offers improved feminine health without any surgery. Ultra Femme 360 for Labia and Vulva …. read more


Do Collagen Powders, Creams, and Injections Reduce Wrinkles?

Collagen is a type of molecule in the skin that keeps it elastic and supple. Collagen is a protein connective tissue cell that helps the skin to “bounce back” after making facial expressions. This youth-giving component diminishes with age, making the skin look dull, dehydrated, and wrinkled. Estimates show that by age 25, people begin …. read more


Which Cosmetic Devices Offer a Non-Surgical Tummy Tuck?

Before I get into the details of each of these devices, it’s important to mention that no device on the market can compete with the results that you can get from tummy tuck surgery with a board certified plastic surgeon. Having said that, let’s talk about skin tightening & lifting devices that work beautifully on …. read more


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Patient Stories Dr. Chang has an eye for symmetry and aesthetics. I went in for a consultation to have fillers under my eyes. Instead I was educated on my facial anatomy. I agreed to some fillers in my forehead and cheeks instead and could not be more pleased with the outcome.