As a neurologist that specializes in anti-aging, Dr. Charlene M. Scheim is skilled with conducting both Botox and derma-filler treatments.
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a presciption medicine, introduced and approved by the FDA in 2002, that has been used by millions of people. It is most effective on treating
It works by temporarily blocking signals from the nerves to muscles, reducing muscle movement, and thereby causing wrinkles to relax. Treatments are usually done in an hour in our comfortable facility, with minimal discomfort. There is no recovery time, and results are typically instantly visible! With virtually no side effects, Botox is a good, temporary noninvasive beautifying medicine that is effective anywhere between 3-6 months. It can we used alone or in conjunction with other treatments, like derma-fillers, to extend filler applications.
Derma-fillers name the wide range of products that are used to fill depleted facial features and stimulate collagen growth. Derma-fillers are best for
Fillers plump and lift the skin gently to replace collagen loss caused by the natural aging process and stimulate the body to produce its own natural collagen. The effect is nearly instantaneous and last several months to a year or two before touch-up, to extend results. Some advanced derma-fillers recognized by doctors and used by Dr. Scheim include Juvederm®, Radiesse®, and BELOTERO BALANCE®.
Ask us about the advantages of BOTOX® Cosmetic and Derma-fillers over surgery.