For upper lip lines, how to best use Botox and Juvederm together?

I have deep upper lip lines that have been sucessfully treated with botox and juvederm. One nurse says to do the botox first and then the juvederm. Another says to do the juvederm first and then the botox treatment. Which is better? Thank you.

In general, it doesn’t matter.  You’ll get good results either way.  Remember that Botox takes about 5-7 days to take effect so you won’t see that at the treatment anyway.   One advantage of doing the Botox after the Juvederm is that since much of the Juvederm used now has lidocaine (numbing medication) in it, you won’t feel the Botox injections because you will be numb.  Dr. I

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