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Aesthetics located in Modesto, CA & Lodi, CA

Thousands of men and women worldwide rely on BOTOX® to help erase signs of aging. At Ego in Modesto and Lodi, California, you can receive BOTOX injections from trained medical providers in a comfortable, spa-like setting. Many salons and pop-up clinics now offer BOTOX treatments. But their staff members don't always have the proper training. At Ego, you can always feel confident that your BOTOX treatments are overseen by medical doctors. Ready to learn more about how BOTOX can improve the appearance of your skin? Call the office today or book an appointment online.

Botox Q & A

What is BOTOX?

BOTOX is the brand name for a prescription medication that helps eliminate facial wrinkles. The serum contains botulinum toxin, a unique substance produced by certain types of bacteria. When injected into this skin, this toxin can temporarily paralyze muscles.

Properly applied, BOTOX treatments can reduce the appearance of facial lines and wrinkles. After a BOTOX treatment, many patients find their skin brighter, firmer, and more youthful looking.  

How can BOTOX improve my complexion?

BOTOX treatments may sound intimidating at first. But as long as they're performed by a qualified medical provider, they are very safe. BOTOX injections can help smooth away wrinkles and soften fine lines in your:

  • Forehead
  • Eyes
  • Sides of mouth
  • Bridge of nose
  • Neck

Contrary to popular belief, BOTOX doesn't "freeze" your facial muscles. After your injection, you'll still be able to maintain a natural appearance and make facial expressions. BOTOX simply prevents facial wrinkles from forming or deepening.



What happens during a BOTOX treatment?

Before receiving a BOTOX treatment at Ego, you first meet with a physician or nurse practitioner. They examine your skin and review your medical history to make sure that BOTOX is right for you.

Once you're ready for your injections, an Ego team member cleans your skin. They may also apply a numbing cream to help ease discomfort. Next, your provider makes several injections to your facial skin.

Many patients choose to receive several BOTOX treatments. Your provider can let you know when it's safe to receive your next injections. The friendly Ego office staff is always ready to help you schedule your next appointment.



What results can I expect?

BOTOX results generally appear within two weeks of your treatment and last for 3-6 months. After that, you may need occasional touch-ups to preserve your results.  

If you're seeking dramatic results, combining BOTOX with other treatments like JUVÉDERM® or KYBELLA® can help you meet your aesthetic goals. The Ego team can help you create a personalized treatment plan that incorporates several different treatments.

BOTOX parties are also available for groups, including wedding parties and birthday celebrations.

If you're celebrating a special event, call the office today to learn more about group services. Or book a consultation online to learn more about individual treatments.