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What is Restylane Lyft Made of and What is it Used For?

One of our patients’ favorite procedures is getting fillers using Restylane Lyft. It can be used for the face and hands, and is FDA approved. The Filler Formerly Known as Perlane Yes, the heading of this section paid a little homage to the artist formerly known as Prince. For those of you old enough to …. 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


What is in a Liquid Facelift?

A liquid facelift is a great option for individuals who are experiencing sagging, volume loss, and wrinkles due to aging. It offers versatility because it can be customized to meet each person’s aesthetic concerns. At the same time, it is effective enough to turn back the hands of time without surgery. What is a Liquid …. read more


When Do BOTOX Side Effects Go Away?

Botox® Cosmetic is a temporary muscle relaxer that paralyzes facial muscles to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Side effects from this treatment are usually minor and mild, but occasionally more serious side effects can occur. In today’s beauty blog, I’ll be answering this important question: “When do Botox side effects go away?” …. read more


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


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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.