What is Botox?

Botox is currently the world’s most popular cosmetic injectable for dynamic wrinkles, such as forehead lines, frown lines, and crow’s feet. When injected into targeted facial tissues, Botox temporarily paralyzes the facial muscles responsible for your wrinkles, thereby softening the wrinkles. While most people are aware that Botox reduces the visibility of dynamic wrinkles, few realize that Botox can also prevent wrinkles from appearing. If you are looking for Botox in Ashburn, VA contact us to schedule your treatment.

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Treat Dynamic Wrinkles with Botox

Dynamic wrinkles are the lines that appear on your face when you make certain facial expressions, such as laughing, frowning, squinting, etc. The overuse of these facial muscles makes the dynamic wrinkles deepen, eventually making them stay on your skin even when you’re not being expressive. Botox is a cosmetic injectable that temporarily paralyzes targeted muscles, so it treats the dynamic wrinkles caused by the overuse of facial muscles.

Botox is a neuromodulator, i.e., an injectable made of an active ingredient called botulinum toxin type A. This neurotoxic protein blocks communications between nerves and targeted muscles, making the muscles freeze. When injected into the facial muscles responsible for dynamic wrinkles, Botox temporarily paralyzes the muscles and suppresses the associated wrinkles, thereby reducing the visibility of your forehead lines, frown lines, and crow’s feet.

Before & After

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Preventative Botox

Besides treating existing wrinkles, Botox can also prevent the appearance of new wrinkles. As mentioned above, dynamic wrinkles appear when you overuse certain facial muscles. However, you can prevent the overuse of those facial muscles with early Botox Ashburn treatments. Since your muscles won’t be overused, the associated wrinkles won’t get etched on your face. Preventing wrinkles is far easier than treating them.

What does Botox Treat?

  • Horizontal forehead lines
  • Frown lines between the eyebrows
  • Crow’s feet around the eyes
  • Other dynamic wrinkles (off-label usage)
  • Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
  • Neck and muscle spasms
  • Migraines
  • Lazy eyes

The Benefits of Botox

  • Softens dynamic wrinkles
  • Prevents wrinkles from forming
  • Numerous medical uses
  • Non-surgical treatment
  • Concludes within 15 minutes
  • No pain or discomfort
  • No major side effects
  • No complications
  • No extended recovery

Your Botox Experience


Your experience with Botox in Ashburn, VA starts with a personal consultation with Shannon Synoracki, our exceptional cosmetic injector. She examines your facial skin, discusses your cosmetic goals and concerns, reviews your medical history, determines if you’re a suitable candidate for Botox, and curates the ideal treatment plan. Each Botox treatment is individually planned for optimal results.


Your cosmetic provider will cleanse your skin and mark the injection points on your face to guide the treatment. You may receive topical anesthesia to ensure complete comfort. Finally, the Botox injection will be delivered into the targeted facial tissues using ultrafine needles. The number of injections will depend on your goals and treatment areas.

Side Effects

Botox treatments cause mild redness, swelling, irritation, and bruising around the treatment areas for a few days. However, you can minimize the swelling with ice packs, and the bruises can be concealed. There’s no downtime, so you can resume your daily activities immediately, but you should avoid strenuous workouts for a day.


Your wrinkles will gradually start softening in 2 to 3 days, with continued improvements for two weeks. The results will finalize within two weeks, and they’ll last for 3 to 4 months. Your cosmetic provider will curate the ideal treatment frequency to help you maintain wrinkle-free skin all year long.

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Botox for Hyperhidrosis

It is not uncommon to be embarrassed about sweating. It happens to everyone, but for some people, it is due to a rare condition called hyperhidrosis, or excessive, uncontrollable sweating. Fortunately, Botox can help.

How It Works

You’re probably already familiar with Botox as a common treatment for wrinkles. However, Botox is also an excellent treatment for hyperhidrosis.

The product itself is a botulinum toxin that can be safely injected to block nerve transmissions that tell your sweat glands to activate, effectively controlling sweating at the site of the injections.

Good Candidates

You may consider Botox for hyperhidrosis if:

  • You often drench your clothes in sweat, even without exercising.
  • You often wear dark-colored clothes to hide wet spots.
  • You avoid activities like work presentations and public speaking due to your condition.
  • You avoid lifting your arms or hugging people.

Your Results

Botox injections can reduce underarm sweating by up to 87%, with effects lasting up to 12 months. Most people begin seeing gratifying results in less than four days after their Botox injections, with full effects evident within two weeks.

Botox at Prejuvenation Aesthetics

Prejuvenation Aesthetics is a luxurious medical spa led by Shannon Synoracki, a board-certified and nationally recognized aesthetic physician assistant. We believe the best kind of wrinkles are the ones you never get, which is why we place emphasis on preemptive treatments. We use Botox to prevent wrinkles from affecting your facial skin. But if you already have wrinkles, you have nothing to worry about; regular Botox treatments can make them soften and fade away.

Instead of providing cookie-cutter treatments using a standard Botox dosage, we curate your treatment plan according to your specific needs. Our cosmetic providers adjust the Botox dosage according to your needs to ensure optimal results, naturalized outcomes, and a complete range of expressions. Whether you’re in your 20s and want to avoid wrinkles or reverse the existing signs of aging, we’re here to help. Please schedule an appointment to discuss your Ashburn Botox.

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