Botox® provides a safe and effective treatment for men and women that does not require surgery and is used to improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles.
Botox® injections are quick, safe and simple. Botox is injected in small amounts under the skin. This causes wrinkles to fade and lines to become smoothed resulting in a younger looking you.
BOTOX® – WHAT IS IT AND HOW DOES IT WORK?
BOTOX® is produced from a toxin that is derived from the bacterium clostridium botulinum. It is known as type A. It is injected in small amounts under the skin. it then targets muscles and temporarily restricts their movement. This allows the overlying skin to repair resulting in a smooth – young wrinkle free appearance.
WHAT AREAS CAN BE TREATED WITH BOTOX®?
- Horizontal forehead lines
- Frown lines
- Droopy eyebrows
- Crows’ feet
- Bunny lines
- Undereye wrinkles
- Squareness of the jaw
- Vertical lip lines
- Nasal tip droop
- Gummy smile
- Downturned mouth corners
- Chin “Cobblestone” appearance
- Neck “Turkey neck” and to help firm the jaw line
- Excessive underarm sweating (Hyperhidrosis)
DOES THE BOTOX® TREATMENT TAKE LONG?
No. The procedure is complete over in a few minutes with the patient able to return back to normal activities. The results will begin to be seen after 2-3 days and the full effect 10-14 days after the treatment. Follow up reviews are done at 2 weeks to ensure great results.
HOW OFTEN DO I NEED BOTOX®?
Botox® injections last for several months
ARE THERE ANY SIDE EFFECTS USING BOTOX®?
Botox® is very safe and the side effects are very rare.