BOTOX® Cosmetic or XEOMIN®

Smooth away line and wrinkles

BOTOX® COSMETIC & XEOMIN Reduce Wrinkles and Facial Expression Lines

Advanced Laser Medspa (ALMEDSPA) provides BOTOX® Cosmetic and XEOMIN® wrinkle reduction services to Albany, Colonie, Clifton Park, Saratoga Springs, Troy, Schenectady, Glens Falls and all surrounding counties of the Capital Region of New York.

Physician-only Facial Treatments for Facial lines, Wrinkles, Squints and Forhead Furrows.

For a younger look on a special occasion think BOTOX® Cosmetic and  XEOMIN®. These products are recommended every 3-4 months for maintenance but may last longer for some individuals. Both create a smoothing and lifting effect on skin and create a more youthful appearance that can be seen within four to seven days.

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BOTOX® for Severe Underarm Sweating (Hyperhydrosis) and for Migraine Relief.

BOTOX® is approved by the FDA to treat the symptoms of severe underarm sweating (hyperhidrosis) when topical medicines do not work well enough. It is not known whether BOTOX® is safe or effective for severe sweating anywhere other than your armpits. Dr. Salzman has had specialized training to use BOTOX for this condition and performs it regularly.

Only MD Prepared and Administered

Only Dr. Salzman performs the treatment and meets with you. Photographs are taken before and after treatments. Doctor Salzman carefully reviews your medical history, any medications that you are currently taking and the current condition of your skin, before recommending the amount of BOTOX® Cosmetic or XEOMIN® that will be right for you. Dr. Salzman also offers a follow-up appointment 2-4 weeks after your initial treatment to take after photos and discuss how the treatment worked for you. You will find Doctor Salzman listed on the BOTOX® and XEOMIN® sites.

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 Strongest Formulation

Dr. Salzman uses what is called a “one to one ratio” with his injectable prescriptions, meaning that when he injects, it is at its strongest formulation. This gives you the safest, best possible result from the product. By using a “one to one ratio” this also insures that you get the longest lasting results from your  Cosmetic treatment.

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Expert Techniques

Our clients continue to come back to Dr. Salzman because of his patient, and understanding demeanor, outstanding treatment results and comfortable injecting technique that he has perfected through 14 years of specialty practice and continued training through expert level classes since 2003. Dr. Salzman was trained by the most experienced BOTOX® Cosmetic teacher/injector in North America, Dr. Marc Baily, associated with Dr.Carruthers, the world famous doctors who first discovered its cosmetic use.

Common Questions

What kind of facial lines can be treated by BOTOX® Cosmetic and XEOMIN®?

BOTOX Cosmetic® and XEOMIN® are used to treat moderate to severe facial lines around the eyes and forehead areas. Both can create a dramatic improvement when treating the horizontal lines across the forehead, vertical lines between the eyebrows,  the “crow’s feet” or the squint lines around the eyes and can even create a mini “brow-lift” above the eyes.

How does BOTOX® or XEOMIN® work?

He then uses a very fine syringe for your comfort and gently injects the areas discussed and agreed upon during the initial consultation. The procedure itself takes just minutes, and noticeable improvement of the treated areas can be seen in just a few days. Full results of BOTOX® Cosmetic or XEOMIN® takes place in about ten days after the initial treatment. Both BOTOX® Cosmetic and XEOMIN® have been shown to last approximately 3-4 months, though results may vary (sometime up to 6 months) with some clients experiencing shorter or longer result times. A number of our clients find that regular treatments of BOTOX® Cosmetic may reduce the total amount of units that they might need on subsequent visits. Dr. Salzman treatments are  quick and comfortable procedure. We also offer flexible office hours to meet your needs, and many of our clients receive treatments after work or on their lunch hour.

Are there any risks or side effects to BOTOX®?

Sometimes there is a small amount of redness in the treated area that disappears quickly (20 minutes to and hour) with the application of ice, and/or can be covered by a small amount of makeup. Bruising can sometimes appear after treatment, but can be largely avoided by following proper pre and post care written instructions, and any additional verbal instructions given by Dr. Salzman. Everyone must sign a consent form and receive the documentation provided by BOTOX® Cosmetic by the Allergan, the makers of BOTOX®. and XEOMIN® produced by Merz. Other uses for BOTOX® – Migraines and Excessive Underarm Sweating (hyperhidrosis) Dr. Salzman is one of the only physicians in the Capital Region that has been thoroughly trained in treating individuals with hyperhidrosis, or excessive underarm perspiration. BOTOX® Cosmetic injections can be used in the underarm area to greatly reduce severe underarm sweating. If you suffer from hyperhidrosis call our office and schedule a complimentary consultation with Dr. Salzman, to find out if this treatment is right for you. Dr. Salzman was also trained in using BOTOX® for migraines. Many of our patients report that their migraines and headaches have subsided after BOTOX® treatment from Dr. Salzman who also received training in this area.

How do I prepare for my BOTOX® Cosmetic treatment?

We ask that one week prior to treatment you avoid taking any non-prescription medications such as aspirin, aspirin containing products, Ginkgo Biloba, high doses of Vitamin C, Vitamin E, St John’s Wort and any non-steroidal anti-inflammatory agents such as ibuprofen. Also, it is important that you avoid alcohol for 72 hours prior to receiving treatment. When in doubt please consult Dr. Salzman and your primary care physician or specialist, before discontinuing any regular medications that you take. Also raise any questions or concerns about whether or not a certain medication, vitamin or supplement may increase bruising or swelling. Additionally, you are asked to fill out our patient questionnaire which lists any conditions you have and medications you are taking. You are required to provide Dr. Salzman with accurate information so he can properly advise and if appropriate, treat you.

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With a full-time Physician and licensed technicians on premises, we are the longest running, most experienced Medical Spa in the Capital Region (Albany, Troy, and Schenectady) including Saratoga Springs, NY.