FAQ

What is Botox?

Botox is a non-surgical cosmetic treatment, where prescription medication is injected under the surface of the skin to improve the appearance of lines and deep wrinkles. 

What are the possible Botox side effects?

Most patients do not experience side effects of Botox. Occasionally, some tenderness or swelling around the injection site may occur.

How does Botox work?

Botox essentially functions as a muscle relaxant in the muscles below the skin’s surface.

What is the cost of Botox?

A Botox treatment can vary in cost from $ up to $. The number of procedures that are required depends on the individual patient.

What is the best laser hair removal procedure?

At PKMD, we use IPL (or intense pulsed light) as opposed to laser hair removal as it uses a broad spectrum of light, providing treatment of larger areas.

Is laser hair removal permanent?

How long does laser hair removal last? IPL hair removal offers a lasting and significant reduction in the amount of hair in a specific area. After the initial treatment cycle, maintenance treatments are sometimes required.

What is the cost of laser hair removal?

IPL treatment cost is typically between $ and $. In our initial consultation, we will provide a full treatment plan, including fees.

What are possible laser hair removal side effects?

IPL has fewer side effects than laser hair removal, which is another reason that we have chosen to use it in our clinic.

What is the treatment for spider veins and varicose veins?

We treat spider and small varicose veins with sclerotherapy, which involves injecting a small amount of solution into the vein. This non-invasive procedure is typically painless with no downtime for recovery.