Botox & Fillers in Fairfax, VA
We offer all the most popular injectables to help you defy signs of aging, refine your features, and refresh your look
Injectable treatments are the most popular of all cosmetic procedures in northern Virginia and nationwide—by far. And, with quick treatments (usually 30 minutes or less), quick or even instant results, and effects that last for many months, it’s no wonder so many men and women turn to Botox, Juvéderm, and other products to keep them looking young and refreshed.
Provider skill, experience, and aesthetic sensibility is key to safe treatment and a natural result. Dr. Hess and our team believe that a patient-centered and light-handed approach with injectables gets the best results. We will listen goals and carefully tailor treatment to achieve the visible improvements you desire without altering your natural appearance.
We invite you to read more about your injectable options below.
- Quick facts about Botox & fillers
- Botox® Cosmetic
- Juvederm® fillers
- Restylane® fillers
Quick Facts About Botox & Fillers
|Smoothes wrinkles and restores facial volume
|15 to 30 minutes
|Possible Side Effects
|Swelling, soreness, numbness, bruising
|Prolonged swelling, bruising, or numbness, poor cosmetic outcome
|Resume Normal Activity
|Skin resurfacing, fat transfer
|$300 to $800
Botox can effectively treat or even prevent the formation or progression of wrinkles on the forehead, glabellar area, and outer eyes. By temporarily inactivating the muscles that cause wrinkles, the lines disappear or diminish dramatically. Botox treatment is quick, typically requiring just 10 – 15 minutes in our Fairfax plastic surgery office.
Dysport is an injectable product commonly called a neuromuscular wrinkle blocker or acetylcholine release inhibitor. It blocks the nerve impulses that cause your facial muscles to contract and form lines.
Juvederm fillers are made with a high concentration of hyaluronic acid gel. Each formula contains a smooth gel, with varying thicknesses we can use for contouring and volumizing, filling depressions, and smoothing wrinkles, such as nasolabial folds, forehead wrinkles, and nasal furrows. Choose from the full Juvederm collection, including VOLUMA for cheek enhancements and VOLBELLA for lips.
Radiesse is made out of smooth calcium hydroxylapatite microspheres in a water based gel. When injected, the microspheres in Radiesse create a scaffolding effect on which your own body’s collagen grows, producing a long-lasting correction of wrinkles and folds.
Restylane is a popular wrinkle filler made of non-animal stabilized hyaluronic acid (NASHA). Hyaluronic acid exists in the human body and provides volume and fullness to the skin. Restylane is FDA approved to correct a variety of facial wrinkles and folds. We offer the full family of Restylane fillers to tailor your facial rejuvenation to your needs.
The newest wrinkle treatment on the market, Xeomin uses a botulinum type A neuroxin to treat dynamic wrinkles such as frown lines or crow’s feet. Safe for all skin types, Xeomin offers many patients a great alternative to Botox.