Botox is injected in diluted form and placed intradermally, which is a much different technique than the technique used for facial wrinkle Botox injections. The Botox calms the muscle contraction, which eases the appearance of the neck lines. Results are noticed in a week or two. The cost is about $400.
Dermal fillers several injectable products, including Juvederm, Restylane and Restylane Refyne, which are all hyaluronic acid-based fillers, can be used to fill the tech neck lines and wrinkles. These injections need to be repeated every six to 12 months, depending on the amount of product used and the severity of the lines. Results are immediate, and the procedure starts at $600 and goes up from there.
Plasma pen is newer technology, which uses plasma energy (tiny lightning bolts or Tesla coils) to promote skin resurfacing and re-molding. While a fairly new technology and treatment, the initial results have been promising. This treatment does carry with it a couple days of social down time, as the treatment area is left red and spotted for a couple days after treatment. Full results are noticed in few weeks and usually only one treatment is required for desirable results, although severe lines and wrinkles could require follow-up treatments.. Cost is about $900 and goes up from there depending on the size of the treatment area.
Radio-frequency microneedling: Genius, Infini or Fractora: These are radiofrequency energy based technologies that target the deep layers of the skin to promote collagen and elastin remolding to rejuvenate the deep dermal layer. The result is tighter, smoother and youthful looking skin.