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What Does BOTOX Do?

In a nutshell, Botox stops facial muscles from contracting. This paralysis of the muscles helps the skin not to wrinkle up. Botox can help with both static and dynamic wrinkles, which will be explained in detail below. Some other questions I’ll answer in this blog post include: How long does Botox last? At what age …. read more


How Does BOTOX Work?

When some people hear about BOTOX® for the first time, they might feel afraid of it. This fear probably comes from not understanding what it’s made of, how it works, and its safety record. BOTOX was first used for medical purposes to temporarily paralyze muscles in the eyelid (for excessive blinking), to correct lazy eye, …. read more


What Not to Do After Botox

Botox® Cosmetic injections are a common procedure that offers a quick recovery and few post-procedure restrictions. However, there are several things to avoid after getting your treatment. These important tips will help you better understand what not to do after Botox. Working Out or Exercising Cardio and weights are a great way to get in …. read more


Can You Exercise After BOTOX?

Many of our patients are excited to get back to their regular routine as soon as they get BOTOX Cosmetic injections. Some of these things might include applying makeup (such as foundation), going to the beach, or exercising. There are a few reasons why we tell our patients to wait for a short time before …. read more


Is it OK to Wear Makeup After BOTOX?

Getting BOTOX® Cosmetic is a minor aesthetic procedure that requires very little in the way of recovery. Most of our patients can get back to their normal activities (such as working out) about 24 hours after their injections. There are a few post-injection restrictions that are important to follow so that you can get the …. read more


Can I Get BOTOX if I’m Breastfeeding?

Whether you’re thinking about getting BOTOX® for medical use or BOTOX® Cosmetic to reduce wrinkles, breastfeeding moms may want to think twice. My name is Dr. Aeria Chang, and I perform thousands of BOTOX Cosmetic injections each year on my patients. Many patients call to book their injections and ask me, “Can I get BOTOX …. 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.