Point Grey Vancouver

Botox Treatment

Frequently Asked Questions

What are Botox® & Nuceiva™ injections?

The constant movement of your forehead, raising eyebrows, and frowning leads to forehead frown lines. These lines can make you look and feel older than you are. Botox® is a neuromodulator that are Health Canada approved for cosmetic and medical treatments. Ovo Medi Spa has an experienced Botox Vancouver injector who will administer the right amount to give you a natural look. In just a few days, you will discover a younger you with fewer lines and a healthy glow to your skin.

Which areas can I treat?

You would be surprised at the areas that can be treated with neuromodulators. They can be used to treat:

  • wrinkles around the eyes known as crows feet
  • the frown lines known as the “11’s”
  • the raised forehead horizontal lines known as glabellar lines
  • fine lines along the side of the nose known as bunny lines
  • masserter hypertrophy / jaw clenching
  • facial slimming
  • platysmal band
  • migraine headaches
  • bow lift
  • lip flip

How soon will I see results?

Within 2 weeks. If you do not see enough improvement, you may need more units of injection

How long does it last?

Neuromodulators last an average of 3-4 months.  This depends on your body’s metabolism and lifestyle factors.

How many units will I need?

This all varies from person to person and on the area being treated.  During the consultation, you can discuss your aesthetics goals with the medical injector.

Is there any downtime?

Like any other injections, you may experience minor redness, bruising, or swelling.