Botulinum toxin injections (Botox) and dermal fillers are the most popular and fastest growing nonsurgical cosmetic procedure in the U.S. In fact, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reported that approximately 9.6 million Americans underwent these minimally-invasive procedures in 2016; a six percent increase from the previous year.
There are a variety of professionals who are eligible to administer Botox, including doctors, nurses, and physician assistants who have attended training and earned certification. While it is easy to find a professional who is allowed to administer Botox, it is more challenging to find someone proficient in it.
Providers from reputable facial plastic surgery or dermatology offices are your best option when it comes to allowing someone to alter your face’s physique. While other providers will give you injections based on an FDA-approved diagram, a facial plastic surgeon or dermatologist will take your whole face into account, including your natural appearance, facial expressions and aesthetic preferences. By taking your anatomy and preferences into consideration, your provider can obtain the best version of a unique you.
To schedule a consultation with one of Sacramento Ear, Nose & Throat’s trained facial plastic surgeons or dermatologists, give us a call at (916) 736-3399.