There are several areas of the face that tend to be more popular for BOTOX® treatments. In Tampa, BOTOX® is one of the fastest ways to take years off your appearance without the time or financial commitment of more invasive procedures.
- Frown Lines: These vertical lines between the eyebrows are frequently one of the earliest signs of aging on the face. Years of frowning and squinting lead to the deeper development of these lines. BOTOX® can help prevent the deepening of these wrinkles, though very deep lines may require a dermal filler instead of or in addition to BOTOX®.
- Crow’s Feet: The very fine lines that appear with age around the outside corners of the eyes are called crow’s feet, and often become more prominent when patients smile. The muscular facial contractions around the eyes continue to etch these wrinkles more deeply into the delicate skin in the area. The development of crow’s feet is often compounded by sun exposure, not just due to damaging UV rays but also from squinting into the light.
Forehead: When forehead furrows run vertically across the forehead, BOTOX® injections may prevent them from deepening further. Like other wrinkles, sun damage and changes in the skin due to aging continue to worsen the appearance of these facial lines.
Dr. Joseph J. Castellano is a native Floridian who grew up in the Tampa Bay area. During medical school and his 5 years of training in General Surgery, Dr. Castellano developed a strong interest in Cosmetic Surgery. He followed his residency training with an elective year of specialized training with the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. From 2010-2011, he completed a fellowship in Indiana focused entirely of cosmetic surgery of the face and body. During his fellowship, he received specialized training in facial rejuvenation, breast augmentation, abdominoplasty, and body contouring. Dr. Castellano received his board certification from the American College of Surgeons in 2010.
Dr. Castellano focuses on breast augmentation, abdominoplasty, liposuction, facelift, and eyelid rejuvenation. Additionally, he operates on numerous skin cancers, scar revisions, spider veins, and specializes in the management of aging skin with chemical peels and laser resurfacing.
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