Botox is among the most popular non-surgical cosmetic procedures in the US as per the data collected by the American Surgery of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). In 2002, FDA approved the treatment for reducing frown lines. The compound was approved by FDA in 2013 for reducing crow’s feet as well. Your treatment provider will discuss all aspects of the procedure during the pre-op consultation. This will include all estimated costs as well.
You should compare the costs of Botox with other non-surgical treatment options for facial anti-aging and discuss their pros and cons with your surgeon before making a final decision. Board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Matthias Solomon provides Botox injections to patients in Dallas, Frisco, Sherman, Texas, and surrounding locations.
Plastic Surgery vs. Botox Costs
Botox comes out to be more cost effective as opposed to a cosmetic surgery or non-surgical anti-aging treatments of the face. You can get your Botox injections at any med spa without undergoing sedation or anesthesia. The best part about Botox is that you can resume your regular chores and normal activity immediately.
Anti-aging procedures in most instances tend to be expensive. This holds true for lasers, RF, ultrasound, and deep chemical peels too. Skin care treatments usually require more than one session. Botox injections, on the other hand, offer great results after just one sitting.
You will find that Botox injections are more cost-effective in hindsight as compared to other facial rejuvenation procedures. This is because there are no post-op recovery costs, anesthesia use or multiple consultations.
Botox Costs Can Vary
Botox is a highly customizable treatment plan and is usually developed to suit an individual’s goals and needs. Two patients getting the treatment at the same practice may end up paying very different rates. In fact, Botox treatments may differ between two practices as well even if the extent of the procedure is similar. As a rule, extensive treatments tend to cost higher than minimal ones, such as removing crow’s feet or frown lines.
You may also need to pay more if you are considering using the compound for minimizing nasolabial folds, treating wrinkles, and other non-label applications. Botox treatment providers tend to charge according to the number of Botox units required. Your personal needs shall determine the overall costs.
Do Not Fall For Low Priced Options
There has been an alarming trend in recent years of Botox parties and off-site Botox procedures. There are significantly low prices at these places and many people are getting attracted by those prices. However, it is important to understand that Botox is a potent treatment option and should only be administered by a reputed and qualified provider. In fact, FDA states that Botox should only be provided by a trained and experienced injector. This is because botulinum toxin can have potent side effects.
Financing Options and Insurance Coverage
Typical healthcare insurance providers do not cover Botox treatments. There are several financing options provided by medical care finance companies. You can call Allergan, Inc. (Botox manufacturer) for free insurance information as well. Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Matthias Solomon receives patients from Dallas, Frisco, Sherman, Texas, and nearby areas for Botox injectable treatment.
Schedule a Consultation with Texas Plastic Surgeon Dr. Solomon
For more information on Plastic Surgery and Non-Surgical Medical Spa Procedures and Treatments in Offices in Dallas, Frisco, Sherman, Texas and surrounding areas please contact the offices of Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Matthias Solomon by clicking here or calling 214-983-0213.
Serving patients in Highland park, University Park, Preston Hollow, McKinney, Prosper, Allen, Southlake, Denton, Irving, Flower mound, Little Elm, Fort Worth, Texas and surrounding areas.