Botox

Botox For Men NYC

What is Botox?

Botox® (or Botulinum toxin type A) is a neuromodulator injectable that works by stopping specific muscles in the face that produce wrinkles and frown lines. Since becoming the first and only FDA-approved treatment to temporarily reduce fine lines and wrinkles in 2002, Botox® has offered something that, throughout history, people have longed for: a youth, vibrant face. Its popularity in the 21st century is a testament to its effectiveness and no required downtime or scarring. Botox® has been used safely for over a decade and its results have been proven in the treatment of:

  • Vertical frown lines
  • Crow’s feet
  • Laugh lines
  • Wrinkles
  • Forehead creases
  • Expression improvement
  • Chronic migraine

In recent years, Botox® has gained popularity with men, with the American Society of Plastic Surgeons reporting a 337% increase in roughly the last 2 decades. Dr. Steinbrech specializes in working with male clients. At NYC practice, he and his team of medical professionals can address each patients’ unique goals.

How Does Botox Work?

While some injectables work by pushing the wrinkles out, Botox® targets areas with small doses that stop the muscle from causing fine lines or wrinkles. Essentially weakening the muscle or in some cases, blocking a nerve, a Botox® can begin to work within just 24 to 48 hours. After the first week, the muscles and nerves responsible for the wrinkles stop completely. The injection can be painlessly administered right in the office in just 10 minutes. Its effects can last anywhere from 3 to 12 months depending on the severity of the patient’s frown lines and wrinkles.

Who is a Good Candidate for Botox?

Typically seen as a treatment for women, Botox® has become increasingly popular with men whose goals are to counteract signs of aging. Botox® for men in NYC as particularly seen an uptick over the last decade. The best candidates are adult men in good health who have moderate to severe facial wrinkles in the forehead, eyebrow, and mouth areas. Botox® is particularly ideal for patients who prefer minimally-invasive procedures.

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Recovery Time

The appointment takes around 10 to 15 minutes. Patients can resume their day just 2 to 3 hours after a Botox® injection. It’s advised that, in order to keep the desired effect, patients repeat injections as needed every 4 to 6 months.

Treatment Cost & Consultation

Dr. Steinbrech specializes in working with male clients. For more information about Botox® injections for men in NYC, please call (646) 480-7750 or fill out our contact form to set up your no-obligation Botox® consultation today. Dr. Steinbrech is a member of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons and American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery.