When it comes to smoothing out wrinkles and fine lines, there is no questioning the effectiveness of Botox and similar treatments like Dysport and Xeomin. Now, there’s also a growing trend to stop wrinkles before they start with preventative, also known as “baby,” Botox.
Traditionally, Botox patients have been in their 40s or over and looking to treat existing wrinkles and lines. Today, some patients in their 30s, and even their 20s, are getting treatments in an attempt to limit the severity of wrinkles that may form later, according to Dr. David Shafer, a New York plastic surgeon.
“Preventive Botox helps reduce the formation or worsening of static wrinkles that are seen at rest,” said Dr. Shafer. “Botox can help smooth dynamic wrinkles while also improving or preventing static wrinkles.” Continue to read here.