How Does Botox (and other neurotoxin brands) Work?

How Does Botox (and other neurotoxin brands) Work?

Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin are botulinum toxin A. They work by preventing acetylcholine release from the nerve cell. Acetylcholine is the messenger signal between the nerve and the muscle. With no message getting across, no muscle contraction occurs. Over time the...
How Does Botox (and other neurotoxin brands) Work?

Do Fillers Hurt?

Dermal fillers are one of the most popular ways to look younger without surgery. One question I hear a lot is: do fillers hurt? Although there is a little discomfort, getting fillers injected is much less painful than you may think! Your comfort definitely comes from...
Which brow lift is right for you?

Which brow lift is right for you?

What exactly is a brow lift anyway? The goal of a brow lift is, quite literally, to raise the eyebrows. Our foreheads start to drop as well age (thanks gravity!) This makes the eyebrows drop down, which can make the eyes look older. In women the eyebrow should be...
Why would you have fat grafting to the face?

Why would you have fat grafting to the face?

Fat grafting takes fat from one area of the body and transfers it to another. Fat grafting is commonly done to the buttocks (known as a Brazilian butt lift) and to the breasts. The face is another common location to transfer fat to. But why would you have fat grafting...

Eye Lift Surgery in Mentor

Greer Plastic Surgery, located in Mentor, Ohio, is committed to giving every woman that extra boost of confidence she needs to conquer her day. Led by Dr. Greer, our team of highly-trained professionals use their expertise to deliver premium results to the Mentor and...
Want the best mole removal scar? See a plastic surgeon!

Want the best mole removal scar? See a plastic surgeon!

Patients often come to see me for mole removal, especially for moles on the face. A mole removal scar that’s more noticeable than the original mole defeats the whole purpose. So why are some scars great, and others really noticeable? Today I’m going to...

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