932 Hendersonville Rd, STE 104, Asheville NC 28803


How Long Does Botox Last?

The duration of the effects of Botox can vary depending on several factors, such as the area treated, the individual's muscle strength, their metabolism, and the amount of Botox injected. Generally, Botox injections in cosmetic treatments last between 3 to 6 months. For some people, the effects might last longer with subsequent treatments as the muscles being treated can become less strong over time, potentially extending the duration of the effects. In therapeutic uses, such as for treating medical conditions like chronic migraines, muscle spasticity, or excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), the duration of Botox's effects can also vary. For example, in the treatment of chronic migraines, Botox injections are typically administered every 12 weeks.

What Is Your Cancellation Policy?

We understand that life can be unpredictable, and plans change. However, to ensure that we can accommodate all of our valued clients, we kindly request a minimum of 24 hours' notice for any appointment cancellations. For cancellations within 24 hours of your scheduled appointment, a $50 fee will be applied.Similarly, we hope to see you when you have an appointment with us, but if you're unable to make it and do not notify us, a $50 no-show fee will be charged. For those who repeatedly miss their appointments without notice, we will require a non-refundable prepayment to secure future bookings.We appreciate your understanding and cooperation. These policies help us manage our schedule effectively and continue providing the high-quality service you expect from the Aesthetic Center of Asheville. Thank you for your commitment to timely communication and for helping us serve you better.

Can I Bring My Kids To My Appointment?

We love kids, but not in here. At Aesthetic Center of Asheville our treatments and the spa setting aren't kid-friendly. For their safety and your peace of mind, please arrange childcare ahead of your appointment. This ensures everyone enjoys a safe, calm experience focused on self-care. Thanks for understanding and helping us maintain a serene environment for all.

What Should I Expect After My Botox Treatment?

Post-Botox treatment best practices are designed to ensure the best possible results and to minimize the risk of complications. Here are some widely recommended guidelines:

- Avoid Touching the Treated Area: Try not to rub or massage the injected areas for at least 24 hours after treatment. This helps prevent the Botox from spreading to unintended muscles.

-Stay Upright: It's generally advised to avoid bending over or lying down for 3 to 4 hours following your Botox injections. This helps the Botox stay in the injected area and not migrate.

-Skip Strenuous Exercise: Avoid heavy physical activity for at least 24 hours after receiving Botox. Exercise increases blood flow, which might spread the toxin beyond the desired area.

-Avoid Heat Exposure: Stay away from hot environments like saunas, hot tubs, or very hot showers for the first 24 hours. Heat can increase blood flow and potentially spread the Botox.

-Skip Certain Medications and Supplements: Avoid taking blood-thinning medications and supplements like aspirin, ibuprofen, vitamin E, and fish oil for a few days after your treatment, unless your healthcare provider advises otherwise, to reduce the risk of bruising.

-No Alcohol: Avoid alcohol for at least 24 hours before and after your treatment, as it can increase the risk of bruising and swelling.

-Follow Up with Your Provider: If you experience any unusual symptoms or if the results aren’t what you expected, contact your healthcare provider. Also, follow their specific aftercare instructions, which may vary slightly based on your individual treatment.

-Use Cold Packs if Needed: If you experience swelling, a cold pack can be applied to the area, but be sure not to apply direct pressure.

-Avoid Other Facial Treatments: Wait for a recommended period before getting any other facial treatments, such as facials, peels, or microdermabrasion, to avoid any potential interference with the Botox.


932 Hendersonville Rd, Ste. 104

Asheville, NC 28803


(828) 759-5914

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