DermEffects: Dr. Wei Jing Loo
1560 Hyde Park Road
London, ON N6H 5L5
(519) 472-2929 (Cosmetic & Medical Inquiries)
(519) 472-8484 (Fax)
Monday–Friday: 7 a.m.–3 p.m.

Category Archives: BOTOX COSMETIC

5 Cosmetic Uses for BOTOX® You May not Know About

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Even people who have never set foot in a medical spa know that BOTOX® injections reduce wrinkles around the eyes and on the forehead. BOTOX injections at our London, Ontario, med spa are among the most popular cosmetic treatments, but their aesthetic versatility comes as a surprise to many people who think of BOTOX as simply an anti-wrinkle procedure. We…

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Can You Get BOTOX® & Dermal Fillers While Pregnant?

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Many women enjoy BOTOXⓇ and dermal fillers as part of their regular beauty routine at our London, Ontario practice. Some pregnant patients want to continue their treatments throughout pregnancy, as they enjoy having consistent results. However, using injectables while pregnant is a complicated issue. While there is no major health risk for an adult woman to use injectables, the science…

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5 Anti-Aging Treatments You Can Do on Your Lunch Break

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When you’re busy with your career and family, it can be hard to find time for self-care. Sometimes lunch is the only “personal time” in your packed schedule. Thanks to modern medicine, there are a few fast treatments that can quickly rejuvenate your skin. Dermal fillers, BOTOX®, and other nonsurgical procedures are popular at our London, Ontario, practice for this…

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All the Nonsurgical Procedures Behind ‘Instagram Face’

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“Instagram face” is a bona fide trend and the subject of hashtags on virtually every social media platform. If this is the first time you’ve heard of Instagram face, the phrase describes a certain look created by nonsurgical cosmetic treatments such as filler and BOTOX Cosmetic® injections. At our London, Ontario practice, patients often ask how to produce the sought-after…

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3 Surprising Uses for BOTOX® (That Don’t Include Wrinkles)

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When it comes creating smooth, youthful-looking skin, BOTOX is a popular choice at my London, Ontario, practice. Treatment sessions can soften frown lines, crow’s feet, and numerous other signs of aging. While most people think of BOTOX strictly as a tool for fighting wrinkles, this “wonder drug” actually has many uses. This blog post will explain the various ways BOTOX…

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Why There’s Never Going to Be a Replacement for BOTOX®

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When patients come to DermEffects for BOTOX in London, Ontario, they often ask about “alternatives.” Many products on the market today claim to provide the same results as BOTOX COSMETIC for half the cost. Alternatives like acupuncture, chemical peels, facial creams, and other injectables promise to work just as well in bringing back your skin’s youthful appearance—but that’s not always the…

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Are Millennials Changing the Face of BOTOX?

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A recent survey conducted by plastic surgery resource RealSelf.com revealed that a surprisingly younger demographic is now embracing BOTOX COSMETIC®. While this ever-popular injectable is known for its anti-aging properties, BOTOX is becoming more enticing to younger patients who want to outsmart Father Time. Millennials Like BOTOX That RealSelf survey I mentioned offers an interesting insight: 51% of Millennials (people…

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BOTOX COSMETIC® vs. Dermal Fillers: Which Is Right for Me?

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According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, minimally invasive cosmetic procedures are on the rise. For example, some 15.7 million of these treatments were performed nationwide in 2017 alone. The most popular of these treatments were dermal fillers and BOTOX. Frequently my new Kitchener and London patients ask if these two injectable treatments are the same. The product names…

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Put an End to Excessive Sweating

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Hyperhidrosis, also known as excessive sweating, is a common condition that usually occurs in the palms of hands, soles of feet, scalp, face, and underarms. This extreme sweating can impact you on a daily basis, interfering with regular activities and causing you embarrassment. Luckily, you have options to stop this issue. Before you can understand how we treat this condition,…

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