Is Botox and Dermal Filler same?

Many people think Botox and Dermal fillers are same, but actually they are not. Botox for work in different way and similarly does dermal filler. Face treatment options are increasingly abundant as people are taking more care of their skin. Today you will find numerous products in market available for skin treatment. People are more conscious for having a good skin, and so they are turning to the best skin specialist to get their problem solved. Botox and dermal fillers both have long lasting results, but there are many differences between the two to consider. Let us know more about Botox and Dermal fillers.


Botulinum toxin also known as Botox is a drug used for treating facial creases and wrinkles by any dermatologist or skin specialist doctor. Toxin made up of bacterium Clostridium botulinum and Botox is a brand name, we do have different brands available in market like: Dysport and Xeomin. Most often people hear Botox because it was the first injectable botulinum toxin used years before.


Botox injections are primarily used to treat wrinkles, as they have ability to reduce the appearance of aging face. Conditions like cervical dystonia [neck spasms], excessive sweating [hyperhidrosis] lazy tired eyes, chronic migraines and even overactive bladder can be treated with Botox injections.


Botox is made up of bacteria that helps in relaxing muscles, and to treat neurological disorders which causes muscle weakness for over two decades now. Primarily Botox is to treat dynamic wrinkles. Wrinkles often occur round mouth, eyes as well as near eye brows. Which is a natural process of aging. Botox help in relaxing those wrinkles and giving you a youthful face again. Collagen breakdown caused by fine line can’t be helped by Botox. Your skin specialist doctors, once you start treatment will inject on treating areas where you have wrinkles. Result of this treatments are seen within 2 weeks, and are long lasting and safe.


Studies show that Botox users have seen noticeable result within week after treatment. At times you may not notice effect within week, you need to visit your skin specialist for the same which happens very rarely. Soon after your Botox session you are free to do your daily routine works. Even if Botox are long lasting, additional treatment are suggested to maintain it, depending on your choice.


Before you start treatment ask your doctor how Botox and dermal fillers exactly work on your skin to get an idea how it will be. The best dermatologist is always ready to guide and help you. Bruises near injected area is normal which is nothing to worry about Also, mild numbness, itching, redness, sores little is normal but shall be informed to doctor at earliest.


Both Botox and fillers are not recommended for people with too much of sensitive skin, pregnant and nursing ladies, also to those who have deep scars and anyone who has neuromuscular disease.

Always remember both Botox and Dermal Filler work differently, for treating different areas of your skin. Both Botox and Dermal Fillers are widely used for treating signs of aging and get add volume to your face to make you look more youthful, provided done by the best skin specialist doctors. It’s always suggested from our end to consult first before you start with us, for treatment and get answers to all your answer. Consult today with Pune best skin specialist for any skin treatment at    

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Female skin specialist in pune

Dr. Arshi Rahul

Dr. Arshi Rahul is a certified Dermo-Cosmetologist Trichologist and currently, a Laser expert in Pune, her vast experience in aesthetics medicine made her the Best Skin Specialist in Pune today. She attends many conferences and seminars from time to time to keep her self-updated technology as well as knowledge-wise and arranges workshops for her team of doctors to upgrade their information and practice. Know More about Dr.Arshi Rahul