Category Archives: Injectables

Facelifts of the Future

I am not a plastic surgeon. I do not perform facelifts, at least the kind where incisions are required, but do offer alternatives like BOTOX® Cosmetic in the Spokane area. But let’s look at some plastic surgery history for a minute. The facelift, or rhytidectomy, is a procedure for facial rejuvenation or wrinkle excision that was first performed in Berlin … Read more

Why Dysport® is Better Than BOTOX® Cosmetic

For the past 10 years or so, BOTOX® Cosmetic has become a household cosmetic term and the go-to facial rejuvenation treatment. It has saturated our lives to the point where just the term BOTOX  has become the generic term for a facial wrinkle treatment. And, it can be obtained just about anywhere. Unfortunately BOTOX frequently is administered by poorly supervised … Read more

BOTOX® Advances: What to Watch Out For

For many of my patients in Coeur d’Alene and Spokane, plastic surgery isn’t the option of choice when it comes to fighting the signs of aging. Many women and men come to my practice for Dysport® or BOTOX® Cosmetic to decrease fine lines and wrinkles. However, recent reports about a topical botulinum toxin type A gel have some of them … Read more

Too Much of a Good Thing?

More is not always better when it comes to achieving a smoother, more rested appearance with BOTOX® Cosmetic in Spokane. When performed properly, BOTOX injections should halt wrinkle formation while maintaining a natural appearance. Using too much, or receiving injections too frequently, can result in a look that appears “frozen.” For best results, it’s important to choose a provider who … Read more

Injectable Fillers: Which One Should I Choose?

Quite often, I have people come to my practices in Spokane and Coeur d’Alene looking for facial plastic surgery, only to realize that they can achieve the results they are looking for with a non-surgical option. For instance, injectable fillers such as JUVÉDERM®, RADIESSE®, Restylane®, and Perlane®, all can help women and men achieve a more youthful appearance without the need … Read more