Botox Cosmetic Dentist in Vancouver
For patients seeking safe, effective, and convenient BOTOX, Vancouver residents can rely on Fraser Point Dental to help them look and feel younger! As providers of cosmetic dentistry, we are thrilled to offer BOTOX treatment for those looking to rejuvenate their appearance. In accordance with Health Canada, our team can expertly administer this non-surgical solution to smooth wrinkles and restore a youthful radiance. By relaxing the muscles beneath the skin, BOTOX injections can effectively soften smile lines, eliminate forehead wrinkles, and erase crow's feet. Or if you are feeling pain from grinding your teeth or clenching your jaw, BOTOX can provide effective relief. Whatever your concerns, our team can advise on the injectable treatments to address them.
As medical professionals, our trained dentists have many years of experience and are certified to administer cosmetic treatments such as BOTOX. To get started on your BOTOX treatments, request a consultation with Dr. Aman Kalirai or Dr. Lisa Khakh by calling (604) 327-4406.
What Is BOTOX, and How Do Anti-Wrinkle Injections Make You Look Younger
From the dentist's chair, Vancouver BOTOX treatments have been a game-changer in addressing cosmetic and dental concerns. So, how does BOTOX work? BOTOX, a cosmetic form of botulinum toxin type A, is a protein that halts nerve impulses when injected into targeted muscles. For over 20 years, BOTOX has been used to treat various medical and cosmetic conditions, most commonly used as a wrinkle treatment.
To reduce the appearance of facial lines, BOTOX weakens the muscles that cause fine lines and wrinkles to form. This provides a smoother, more youthful appearance, significantly reducing existing wrinkles and preventing others from forming. Beyond its renowned ability to smooth wrinkles, BOTOX also offers relief to those suffering from teeth grinding, jaw clenching, and chronic migraines. By relaxing specific muscles, it can alleviate the stresses that contribute to these conditions. A quick treatment can provide months of relief, enhancing both beauty and health in one go.
Areas Treated with BOTOX: Enhancing Beauty One Expression at a Time
Vertical Neck Bands
These prominent bands on the neck result from muscle movement over time. BOTOX blocks signals to these muscles, softening vertical lines and giving a smoother neck appearance.
Commonly called crow's feet, these are the tiny lines that emerge around our eyes due to squinting and other facial expressions. By relaxing specific facial muscles, BOTOX can diminish these deep wrinkles, offering a youthful outlook.
Often due to raising our eyebrows, horizontal lines on the forehead can be quite prominent. BOTOX blocks muscle movement, reducing the appearance of these lines and preventing future aging signs.
Glabellar lines, commonly called frown lines, typically form between the eyebrows. BOTOX's anti-wrinkle effects can reduce the appearance of these vertical lines, resulting in a more relaxed expression.
Repeated muscle movements can lead to horizontal lines on the chin. By targeting these facial muscles, BOTOX helps in softening these lines.
Most apparent when laughing or smiling, nasalis lines (bunny lines) appear on the sides of the nose. BOTOX weakens the muscle activity, smoothing out the area and minimizing movement.
Lateral Brow Lift
A less invasive alternative to cosmetic surgery, BOTOX can relax the muscles that pull the brow downward. This provides a subtle lift to the brows, enhancing the eye area's overall appearance.
When excessive gum shows while smiling, BOTOX can be a solution. A subtle lip flip can minimize the upper lip's elevation during a smile, boosting confidence with natural results.
Overactive muscles can cause an orange-peel appearance or dimpling of the chin. BOTOX aids in facial slimming by relaxing these muscles, offering a smoother chin surface.
Neck and Decolletage Lines
Aging and sun exposure can cause wrinkles on the neck and decolletage. By inhibiting muscle movement in these areas, BOTOX can provide a smoother, more youthful look.
How Much Does Cosmetic BOTOX Cost in Vancouver
In Vancouver, British Columbia, the price of BOTOX varies widely, influenced by factors like the extent of treatment and the clinic's expertise in aesthetic medicine. On average, these non-invasive injections can range anywhere from $10-$20 per unit, and the treatment cost is based on the number of units used, which varies between patients. While BOTOX for cosmetic purposes is generally not covered by health insurance, some therapeutic applications might be. So, the best way to gain a personalized cost estimate is through a consultation with our dentists. Whether for aesthetic or health reasons, our team can evaluate your needs, discuss your concerns, and design a plan to ensure your goals are met.
Fraser Point Dental
Address: 6325 Fraser Street #208, Vancouver, BC V5W 3A3, Canada
Phone: (604) 327-4406
Tuesday: 9 AM - 5 PM
Wednesday: 9 AM – 5 PM
Thursday: 9 AM – 6 PM
Friday: 9 AM – 5 PM
Saturday: 9 AM – 5 PM
Is BOTOX Right for Me
BOTOX is a great solution for individuals looking to address certain signs of aging or as a muscle relaxer for pain relief. You are a good candidate for BOTOX if you:
- Have crow's feet, worry lines, and or wrinkles around your eyes
- Notice that makeup is collecting in lines and creases around your face
- Have moderate to severe lines between the brows
- Want to lift a drooping brow
- Have lines around your mouth
- Struggle with excessive sweating
- Suffer from chronic migraines
- Clench your jaw or grind your teeth
BOTOX is not recommended for those who are pregnant, breastfeeding, or have certain allergies or neurological diseases.
Benefits of Choosing Fraser Point Dental for BOTOX
- Expertise and Training: Our professionals are thoroughly trained in the administration of BOTOX, ensuring accurate and safe treatment.
- Holistic Care: Beyond just aesthetic results, our team considers each patient's overall oral and facial health.
- Patient-Centered Approach: Each treatment is tailored to the patient's unique needs and desires, ensuring optimal results and satisfaction.
- Modern Facilities: We use state-of-the-art tools and technologies, ensuring efficient and effective treatments.
- Comprehensive Consultations: Every patient receives a detailed consultation to discuss their goals and any concerns they might have.
- Relaxing Environment: Our clinic is designed to provide a calm and comfortable setting, putting patients at ease.
- Commitment to Education: We believe in educating patients about the treatment, ensuring they are well informed and confident with their decisions.
- Flexible Scheduling: Understanding the busy lives of our patients, we offer flexible appointment times to accommodate varied schedules.
- Post-Treatment Support: Our care extends beyond the treatment room, with post-procedure guidance and support for optimal results.
Transparent Pricing: We provide clear and upfront pricing, with no hidden charges, ensuring our patients can make informed financial decisions.
Does BOTOX Work Better Than Fillers?
BOTOX and dermal fillers serve different purposes, so it depends on your specific goals. Fillers are effective at restoring volume, sculpting features, and restoring fullness in areas like the cheeks, lips, forehead, etc. Comparatively, BOTOX is better for correcting lines and wrinkles created by repetitive contractions of facial muscles.
How Long Does BOTOX Last?
On average, the effects of BOTOX last up to 4 months. After this time, the muscles regain mobility but can be maintained with periodic touch-ups.
Can You Combine BOTOX With Other Treatments?
Absolutely! Combining BOTOX with dermal fillers can provide more pronounced results and address multiple concerns at once.
Are BOTOX Injections Safe?
When administered by a qualified health provider, BOTOX injections are considered a safe, non-invasive treatment. Since Health Canada approved the use of BOTOX in the early 2000s, millions of treatments have been performed, making it a routine procedure. That being said, it's important you discuss the potential risks of BOTOX with your healthcare provider.
We warmly welcome new patients to our office and do our best to schedule emergency appointments within 24 hours of your call. Give us a call or send us an email if you have any questions or to book an appointment!
Our Dental Services
Our team of dedicated dental professionals are here to prioritize your oral health. Our dental practice offers specialized, emergency, and general dentistry services to ensure every patient's needs are taken care of. Whether you need preventive care to improve your oral health, teeth whitening to enhance your confidence, or crowns and bridges to restore function and aesthetic, our team consists of compassionate dental professionals committed to providing quality care. You don't just deserve a healthy smile you can be proud of; you also deserve a dental clinic in Vancouver who cares about your well-being and happiness.
Weird to say this, but this is the first time I'm enjoying my time at a dentist! Everyone makes our visit such an enjoyable experience.They may not put a big lightbox signage (aka gimmicks) in front of their office but once you're inside, you'll know that they'll take care of you professionally and with diligent care. Thanks to Dr. Kalirai and the whole team. I'm coming back again next week! Lol! Thanks, really.
They are very friendly and patient, the charges are very reasonable and I would recommend it to friends. I have to say thank you to all the dentists and assistants who work there.
This is our new local dentist, and we absolutely love this place. They're very patient and friendly, and great with our kids. Would highly recommend!
Thanks to Dr Aman kalirai did a very good job on my tooth I was there in clinic for root canal and crown procedure and it was the great experience with the Dr kalirai and his team.i have no problem till now .I wish him good luck for the future and wish him great success.
Dr. Aman Kalirai | DMD
Dr. Kalirai, DMD, was born in Prince George, British Columbia before moving to Vancouver in 1994 to attend the University of British Columbia. He was accepted into the UBC School of dentistry immediately following his BSC.
Dr. Kalirai enjoys playing tennis, working out, Tae-Kwon-Do, and spending quality time with his wife Lisa, and 2 daughters. He continues to be involved in Tae-Kwon-Do after receiving his black belt at age 16 and winning 2 gold medals in a row at the provincial and national levels.
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