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.   […]

Considering an 8 Point Lift? Here’s what you need to know.

Woman with Short Hair Touches Face Feeling Rejuvenated After 8 Point Filler Facelift

You have likely seen it on social media: the 8-point lift is a series of injections—usually placed in the cheeks, around the mouth, and along the jawline—that results in a more sculpted, striking appearance. While we love the results it can achieve, an 8-point lift isn’t a perfect injection “formula” that works for every face.  […]

Why the Hyaluron Pen is Dangerous and Shouldn’t Be Used

So many of my patients seek to enhance their natural lips to make them fuller or replace the volume that is lost in their lips by the aging process. Recently, there’s been a lot of “buzz” around a new supposedly quick-fix, at-home device called the…