|Botox Cosmetic ®||Juvéderm Ultra and Ultra Plus XC®||Juvéderm Voluma XC®|
|Description||Botulinum toxin is a natural, purified protein which temporarily relaxes muscles of the face to eliminate fine lines and wrinkles.||Smooth gel made of hyaluronic acid (something the body naturally produces) that is injected to restore volume and smooth away facial wrinkles and folds.||JUVÉDERM VOLUMA® XC injectable gel is for deep injection in the cheek area to correct age-related volume loss in adults over the age of 21.|
|Conditions Treated||Lines and grooves, typically in the upper face.||Lines, wrinkles, and creases in the middle to lower face.||Sagging cheeks, deep wrinkles in the upper and mid face regions.|
|Results Obtained||Relaxation of lines.
Over 13 million people have been treated with Botox with a 97% satisfaction rate.
|Diminished lines, wrinkles, and creases.||Helps create contour and a subtle lift instantly! Restores a more youthful profile with optimal treatment.|
|Down Time||Minimal to none. Procedure takes about 15-20 minutes.||Minimal to none. Procedure takes about 20-30 minutes.||Minimal to none. Procedure takes 30-45 minutes.|
|After Effects||Possible redness, pin point bruising, mild headache.||Possible redness, swelling, or bruising at injection site.||Possible redness, swelling, or bruising at injection site.|
|Duration||Lasts 3-4 months. We request a two week follow up for all patients.||Typically lasts for 9-12 months.||Typically lasts for up to 2 years!|
|Results||Begins to take effect in about 48 hours. Typically full effect seen in most people in about 2 weeks.||Immediate!||Immediate!|
|Cost||Depends on how many units needed. We charge by the units, not area or by syringe.Ranges from $10 to $15 per unit.||Depends on how much used ranges between $375-$600||Typically costs $900 per syringe.|