Category Archives: Botox and Dysport

The Top 14 Trends in Cosmetic Procedures (Plastic Surgery) for 2014 as Predicted by Dr. Steven Weiner

This coming year is an exciting one with a couple new FDA approvals expected.  It’s also going to see several procedures fade away and new approaches with the “gold standards”. Kythera’s ATX-101 will be approved for reducing the double chin fat using only an injection.  The procedure will need to be repeated 3-5 times in …

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How to Score Some Points with Your Plastic Surgeon/Aesthetic Physician

Getting on the good side of the doctor that makes you look better can definitely have its benefits.  Following these suggestions can get you some brownie points. Stay well informed.  Search out your Doctor’s website, Facebook Page, Blog, and YouTube Channel to learn about the procedures that are offered.  This can make the initial consultation go …

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Dr. Steven F. Weiner answers questions about Botox

Q: Shouldn’t 30 units of botox be sufficient for glabellar 11’s? (Photo) A: Movement persists after 30u of Botox – several reasons Someone with a very strong glabella can’t expect to have complete movement cessation with Botox. There is a scale 0-4 and you can expect 1-2 drops in the scale with proper placement and …

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What’s new in Botox Treatments, MicroBotox, and the Upcoming “Botox Cream” by Revance Theraputics

Dr. Weiner answers questions about Botox Botox was originally FDA approved for treating stabismus (lazy eye) and blepharospasm (spasms of the eyelids) in 1989.  When treating around the eye, patients and doctors were noting the wrinkles around the eyes were improving and brows were elevating.  Studies were then initiated by Drs. Jean and Alastair Carruthers …

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Debunking the myths in Plastic Surgery and Cosmetic Enhancements

“I’m considering a facelift so I don’t have to do all the maintenance with Botox and fillers.”  A facelift will not substitute for Botox or loss of volume.  You will still have wrinkles if you don’t do Botox or Dysport after a facelift.  Also, loss of volume, a primary component of aging, is not corrected …

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Did you know…..Interesting things to do at the Aesthetic Clinique

This blog entry is filled with random facts and procedures that many people don’t know are available at The Aesthetic Clinique. Aging of the hands can be improved with filling the back of the hand with Radiesse and getting rid of the age spots with the VBeam or Fraxel Dual.  Filler in this area is …

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What the consumer needs to know about Aesthetic Services!

It seems like almost everyone is offering Botox, Juvederm, Restylane, and lasers.  From the Dentist, Family Practice doc, Chiropractor, to the ER doc.  Although there is nothing illegal about this, often times their message is deceptive, against regulations, or not completely forthright.  In addition, many take short cuts on their costs, which can ultimately affect …

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Steven F. Weiner, MD, Aesthetic Clinique; Making 30A, Destin, and Panama City Even More Beautiful

Maybe a little late to blogging, but let’s give it a try.  I’m Steven F. Weiner, MD, a Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon in the Panhandle of Florida, between Destin and Panama City.  I devote my entire practice to non surgical approaches to cosmetic enhancements and have done so since 2005.  My practice is called, …

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