Watch: Injectables: The era of botox and fillers | New Money

“If you're interested in getting these procedures, do it with someone who is well trained. Someone with board certification; someone who did not learn this because they did a weekend course and now they're an expert,” says Dr. Michelle Henry.

Botulinum toxin, also known as botox and fillers, are minimally invasive cosmetic procedures that we are seeing more conversations around and interest in the Black community.

In this episode of New Money, theGrio chatted with Dr. Michelle Henry, a board certified dermatologist and the founder of Skin & Aesthetic Surgery of Manhattan, to break down the difference between botox and fillers and the risks all while capturing firsthand experience of Kersten Stevens, a jazz violinist, getting botox and fillers for the first time.

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