When Should You Not Get Botox Treatment? Dallas Skincare Doctor

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Wrinkle Treatments with Neuromodulators (Botox, Xeomin, Dysport) and Dermal Fillers in Dallas and Southlake

Although neuromodulators like Botox, Xeomin and Dysport are safe and effective for temporary reduction of expressive wrinkles, there are a few circumstances when you should not get these agents for wrinkle reduction. Please readfamiliarize yourself with the common contra-indications for neuromodulators before scheduling your next Botox treatment
When Should You Not Get Botox Treatment?

When should you NOT get Botox or other neuromodulator treatment?
You should not get Botox or Xeomin or other neuromodulator treatment if you have any of the following:

  • If you have allergy to any of the ingredients in Botox, Xeomin or Dysport
  • If you have a medical condition that affects your muscles and or nerves
  • If you are currently Pregnancy or think you may be pregnant
  • If you are currently breast feeding
  • If you have an active skin infection of the intended treatment area

Active bacterial, viral or fungal skin infection of the area to be treated can lead to local or systemic spread with use of a needle for injections. You should have the skin infection treated by your Physician with the appropriate anti-bacterial, anti-viral or anti-fungal agent as indicated at your Physicians discretion and wait for all signs and symptoms of the infection to be completely resolved before making your appointment for Botox cosmetic treatment.

For questions about your Botox or Xeomin treatment, please call our office 888-210-9693 for an appointment.

About Dr. Malik

Dr Malik is board certified by the American Board of Family Physicians and has over 10 years of experience with Botox/neuromodulators, dermal fillers and cosmetic skin lasers. Her medical practice is focused on cosmetic skincare, acne and rosacea treatments and medical weight loss.
For more information about Dallas and Southlake cosmetic skin care treatments, Dallas and Southlake medical weight loss or to schedule an appointment, please call our office at 888-210-9693