Should I Get Botox in My 20s?

Posted on April 2, 2018 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

One of the most talked-about current trends in cosmetic medicine is the rise of Botox treatments among adults in their 20s. More twenty-somethings than ever are self-conscious of fine lines and wrinkles and have the disposable income to treat them. And according to plastic surgeons and dermatologists, Botox can erase these lines and wrinkles and


Botox: Fact vs Fiction

Posted on August 30, 2017 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

Many of Dr. DeMars Portland plastic surgery patients enjoy the benefits of using Botox, however many new patients have some confusion surrounding Botox fact vs. fiction. We’ve provided this article to help shed light on this popular non-surgical cosmetic option. Fact: Botox is safe. Botox is derived from Botulinum toxin, a very strong food poison,


Choosing Between Non-Surgical and Surgical Options for My Facial Rejuvenation

Posted on August 15, 2017 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

When patients are discussing facial rejuvenation with Dr. DeMars they frequently confuse the surgical and non-surgical techniques available, wondering which they should be doing. In many cases Dr. DeMars will recommend using a combination of the techniques for maximum effectiveness. Surgical and Non-Surgical techniques should not be thought of as “Either-Or” choices as they are


Botox in Portland: What You Can Expect

Posted on March 8, 2014 by: Dr. Ronald DeMars

Have you been considering Botox® Cosmetic,  but are not sure what to expect? Here are some quick details about what Botox® is, how it’s used, and what Dr. DeMars’ Portland Botox® patients can expect: Botox® Cosmetic is a non-surgical treatment for improving and preventing wrinkles. It is often used on individuals ages 25-65 who have fine