Tag: botox


What’s Better Than Filler? Collagen!

For the treatment of wrinkles and fine lines, there isn’t anything better than Botox… Is there? Botox can be an aesthetic and medical lifesaver, and has been used to treat wrinkles, headaches, and even Bell’s Palsy. But in the ever changing world of injectable filler, is it possible that something even better and more effective exists? The answer is maybe. First, it’s important to note that there is no one size fits all solution that works for everyone. At Veritas

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The 7 Things You Must Know Before Trying Laser Hair Removal

A few years ago I decided to stop shaving my legs… I’d had it up to “here” with the ingrown hairs and little red bumps that formed on my lower legs, so I filed my old school razor in trash can, and vowed only to wax my legs moving forward. Waxing, I soon learned, is great… for a couple days.  Then the hair begins to creep back in and you’re stuck with it until the next waxing session (usually two

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Botox and Dysport: What’s the Difference and Which is Better?

Botox vs. Dysport Both Botox and Dysport are types of neurotoxins that were designed to block muscle contractions. While it is true that both injectables can be used to treat medical conditions such as headaches or spasms, they’re more widely used (and approved by the FDA) to smooth and eliminate the appearance of wrinkles. But while both Botox and Dysport share a number of key features, the two do have their differences, and it’s important to be familiar with both.

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What To Do When You Don’t Like Your Botox Results

Botox® is THE most popular minimally invasive cosmetic treatment across the globe. Last year, more than seven million injections were administered in the US alone! And it’s easy to see why people LOVE their Botox – It can have a near magical effect on the face, smoothing out wrinkles and erasing fine lines. For tips on how to choose the best Botox injector, make sure to check out our blog post here. But the truth is that not all Botox

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The Best Skin Treatment During the Winter Months

Spring is almost here! Granted, living in Austin, TX, we get very little of the seasonal onslaught much of the rest of the country experiences – BUT – we’re no less excited when the temperature gauge begins to creep up and the clothing begins to come off. As you know, Veritas Backstage is in the business of beauty and wellness, so this time of year has always equated to a focus on three things: Resurfacing, resurfacing, and resurfacing Why? Well,

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How to Choose a Botox Injector

How to Choose A Botox® Injector

These days, it seems like you could throw a rock and hit a business that offers Botox® injections. Doctors, dermatologists, med spas, and beauty clinics have all hopped on the Botox bus. But getting Botox (and similar injections such as Dysport) isn’t the same as getting your hair cut or your nails done. If your hair or nails look less than desirable, there can certainly be a disappointment. But in the hands of an untrained or unskilled Botox injector, you

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