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 […]

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…