Anti-wrinkle injections, also known as 'botox' is a purified protein / muscle relaxant. It relaxes the muscle and reduces the contraction.
Wrinkles at rest are caused when the muscle has been working hard over time. Botox can soften these lines and wrinkles.
What areas can have anti-wrinkle injections ?
Anti -wrinkle injections have been used successfully to:
soften frown lines, wrinkles, crow’s feet, forehead lines, smoker’s lines, pebble chins and bunny lines
tighten the skin in the neck and sharpen the jawline
relax jawline muscles to slim the face or relieve symptoms of TMD/headaches
treat sweat glands, reducing sweating
How is it done?
A tiny needle is injected in a very precise location on the face. The procedure lasts less than 10 minutes.
How many sessions do I need?
Just the one session until it wears off, then it is up to you if you want it done again. You might need a top up after 2 weeks, which will be free of charge.
When will I see results?
You can see the benefits after 2-3days.The full benefit is seen after 2 weeks.
What are the benefits?
Smoother, tighter skin is just one of the benefits of anti -wrinkle injections. Wrinkles/lines that are present at rest will also soften over time. Anti-wrinkle injections will also prevent these lines developing at rest, which makes this a great anti-aging treatment.
Will my facial expressions continue to look natural?
Anti-wrinkle injections reduce the activity of facial muscles a sufficient amount to allow you to raise eyebrows/frown WITHOUT lines and creases forming. The results are visible, treatment will not alter your facial appearance.
Dermal filler is an injectable solution of hyaluronic acid that fills the soft tissue under the skin. Dermal fillers are ideal for enhancing facial features and areas which have naturally lost volume with age.
What areas can have dermal fillers?
Hyaluronic acid dermal fillers can be used:
facial creases and lines
plumping up the lips and cheeks