Can I take Advil after Botox?

Smiling woman taking Advil for minor aches and pains

Today, Dr. Mark of Mountain Radiance in Asheville is sitting down to address one question we frequently hear from our BOTOX patients. The question is: Can I take Advil after BOTOX? I’m going to expand this to include Aleve and aspirin as well. The short answer is that it would be better to avoid it, but it’s not […]

How Much Botox Do I Need?

Woman Looking at Forehead Wrinkles in Mirror Before BOTOX Treatment

In follow up to his recent BOTOX & Fillers FAQ blog post, Dr. Mark of Mountain Radiance in Asheville is here to answer one specific question that we often get from our Asheville med spa patients regarding BOTOX: How much BOTOX do I need? This is a great question and important to a lot of people. Fortunately, […]

Dr. Mark Answers Your BOTOX & Filler Questions

Man Getting Injections in the Forehead

Today, Dr. Mark of Mountain Radiance in Asheville is sitting down and answering some common questions we get about BOTOX and fillers from our med spa patients. So what exactly is Botox?  Botox is a brand name for onabotulinum toxin A, which is a purified form of a protein produced by the clostridium botulinum bacteria.   […]

Glow Up Quickly: Your Guide to Looking Your Best in No Time

Young happy glowing women smiling

With BBQ and wedding season in full swing here in Asheville, NC, you may find yourself short on time⁠—but we have several treatments that can boost your appearance in a single appointment and have compiled a list of options that deliver results with little to no downtime! Take a look at what Mountain Radiance offers […]

What should you not do before and after BOTOX?

Woman Looks at Face in the Mirror After BOTOX Treatment

Whether you’re a first-timer or you’ve been getting BOTOX® every few months for as long as you can remember, it’s always a good idea to refresh yourself on what you should and shouldn’t do around the time of your treatment. While it’s difficult to truly stop your Botox from doing its job, making common mistakes […]

Wedding Prep!

Injectables, A Bride’s Guide! Getting ready for a wedding, the BIG DAY is full of so many anxiety provoking issues: venue, flowers, attire, cake, guest lists, on and on—but there is one thing that doesn’t have to be stressful: your pre-wedding beauty regimen. There are…

How Much Does Botox Cost in Asheville?

You can read much more that I’ve written here about how Botox works, the risks and benefits, and about the safety profile. Cosmetic treatment with Botox is the most commonly performed procedure in the world therefore making it one of the SAFEST procedures as well….