At LUXURGERY, Dr Shridharani and his team are proud to be offering the new FDA (Food and Drug Administration) approved long lasting neuromodulator, DAXXIFY.
1.What is Daxxify at LUXURGERY with Dr. Shridharani?
Daxxify is the first and only FDA approved long-lasting peptide-formulated neuromodulator aka neurotoxin aka “Botox” aka wrinkle eraser for use in adults to temporarily improve the appearance of frown lines in between the eyebrows (glabella). Due to its longer duration effect, as few as two treatments are needed to achieve year-long results.
2. Who can inject Daxxify in New York City?
In the state of New York, licensed medical professionals such as licensed physicians and surgeons like Dr. Shridharani, dentists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and registered nurses can inject neurotoxin.
3. How does Daxxify at LUXURGERY in NYC work?
DAXXIFY injections with Dr. Shridharani block certain chemical signals from nerves that cause muscles to contract. This causes the muscles to temporarily relax, resulting in softening of fine lines and wrinkles in the regions.
4. What areas can Dr. Shridharani treat with Daxxify at LUXURGERY?
DAXXIFY has been FDA approved to treat the glabella (area between eyebrows). Like other neurotoxins, however, Dr. Shridharani can inject Daxxify off-label to other areas such as crow’s feet, forehead, masseter (jawline), etc…
5. How much does Daxxify cost with Dr. Shridharani at LUXURGERY in New York?
Daxxify at LUXURGERY with Dr. Shridharani has a slight variation in cost due to the areas treated and amount of treatment needed. Please call the office at (212) 508-0000 to schedule with Dr Shridharani for a full detailed consultation for your concerns and to review pricing.
6. Who qualifies for DAXXIFY treatment at LUXURGERY with Dr. Shridharani in New York City?
DAXXIFY is recommended for adult patients (over age 18) desiring the reduction or prevention of fine lines and wrinkles. DAXXIFY is contraindicated in those individuals with obvious skin infections to the desired injection site. DAXXIFY is also contraindicated in those individuals who have had adverse reactions in the past to other botulinum toxins.
7. Can I get DAXXIFY with Dr. Shridharani if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
There is no information regarding drug associated maternal and fetal outcomes when injection is received during pregnancy. There is also no information regarding the presence of the drug in breastmilk, the effect on the breastfed infant, and the effect on milk production of the mother when injection is received during lactation. Therefore, this injection is not recommended for those who are pregnant or breastfeeding.
8. What makes Daxxify injections at LUXURGERY different from other toxin injections?
DAXXIFY, unlike other neuromodulators, addresses the unmet need of other Botox products – duration. Most Botox injections only last approximately 3 months, but DAXXIFY has the ability to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles for an average of 6 months, and up to 9 months in some individuals.
9. When will I see results of my Daxxify injections by Dr. Shridharani?
Though results vary per patient, patients can expect to see results within 1-2 days after their initial treatment.
10. How long do Daxxify results last?
Patients can expect to see results for 6 to 9 months post treatment. Effectiveness and duration will vary depending on the patient and case.
11. What is the recovery time after Dr. Shridharani injects me with Daxxify?
There is minimal downtime for DAXXIFY. Patients can expect roughly 30-minute recovery time due to the use of needles for injection. Our LUXURGERY team will provide cold pack treatment both before and after treatment to reduce some of the mild reactions you may have.
12. What are the side effects of Daxxify?
Some of the side effects of DAXXIFY include but are not limited to headache, eye dryness, eyelid ptosis, facial paresis, facial asymmetry, pain at site of injection, redness, bruising, erythema, hematoma, papule, pruritis, and edema.
13. Can Daxxify be used for preventative measures?
Yes. DAXXIFY is a neuromodulator that can be used in the prevention of fine lines and wrinkles.