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Wrinkle reducing injections (Botox)

BOTOX

No longer the preserve of the rich and famous; botox injections are becoming increasingly popular to prevent lines and wrinkles happening or smoothing out those that have already appeared.

Particularly effective on frown lines , forehead and laughter lines, it relaxes muscles to lessen movement so that the line can no longer be made This can also have a lifting effect on the upper eye area giving a natural, wide awake look.

Botox has been safely used for many years for a wide range of medical conditions in both adults and children and has an array of clinical safety data for cosmetic use.

90% of people that have this treatment repeat it, a recommendation in itself!

Botox - Before & After Botox - Before & After

Botox - Before & After Botox - Before & After

How does it work?

Botox temporarily blocks the nerve endings to the facial muscles relaxing them. By reducing muscle movement, the skin stops being creased and is allowed to recover, causing the lines to soften and fade away. Over time the patient can retrain the facial muscles to be less expressive by breaking the habit of subconscious overuse.

Is it safe?

The cosmetic benefits of Botox were discovered in 1990 and it has been used effectively and safely ever since.

What happens during treatment?

The treatment involves injecting very small doses of Botox via an extremely fine needle into the appropriate area. This sometimes causes a brief stinging sensation. Discomfort is so mild that anaesthesia is not required. Normal activity can be resumed immediately after the procedure.

Are there any side-effects?

No serious side effects have ever been reported, when using Botox for cosmetic treatments. Minor side effects occur in a small number of patients and are always fully reversible within a few days to a few weeks. Immediately after the injection there may be mild swelling and redness which subsides within a few days.

Bruising at the injection site may occur; this can be covered with makeup if needed. Rarely a temporary drooping of the eye lid may occur, this resolves within a few weeks. Very rarely following repeated injections the patient may develop antibodies to Botox . This makes subsequent treatments ineffective.

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Juvederm Ultra BOTOX TEOSYAL Sculptra Restylane
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Juvederm Ultra BOTOX TEOSYAL Sculptra Restylane
Juvederm Ultra BOTOX TEOSYAL Sculptra Restylane