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Botox or Soft Tissue Fillers? What You Need to Know About the Top Cosmetic Treatments

What are the top minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures? Take a look at what you need to know about Botox, dermal fillers, and your other aesthetic options.

Botulinum Toxin

Botulinum toxin type A was the most popular minimally-invasive cosmetic procedure in 2019 with 7.7 million procedures performed. Even though this injectable is the top treatment women and men choose, is it right for your needs? Before you choose a botulinum toxin treatment consider:

Only an experienced provider who has expertise in cosmetic treatments and injectables should perform this procedure. If you're not sure what to expect or how to choose a provider, ask for client references or to see before/after photos. These can help you to better understand the provider's ability to perform this procedure.

Soft Tissue Fillers

Soft tissue filler treatment is the second most minimally invasive procedure in America, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Unlike botulinum toxin, which prevents facial muscle movement, soft tissue (or dermal) fillers are injectable implants. Many of these fillers are semi-permanent and are absorbed naturally by your body over time. Before you choose a dermal filler treatment consider:

Should you get a botulinum toxin treatment or soft tissue fillers to treat facial lines and other similar issues? Talk to services such as Mansfield Plastic Surgery LLC about the expected results, as well as the pros and cons of each option. The expert can help you to make an informed decision and choose the product that meets your cosmetic and healthcare needs.