Friday, March 04, 2011
They say regular brushing, flossing and professional tooth cleaning can take years off your true age. So can Botox.
Now, the two go hand-in-hand at some Twin Cities dental offices, where at least a few general dentists are tapping into the two fastest-growing cosmetic treatments of the past decade by offering Botox and dermal filler treatments.
“As a dentist, I’m very well-trained in the musculature and anatomy of the face and I feel no other doctor can give an injection better than a qualified and experienced dentist,” said Dr. Michael Skadron, who began offering Botox and Juvederm treatments in January at his West River Dental Care in south Minneapolis. “It’s a marvelous fit.”