We express a lot day in and out. This causes expression lines to be formed on our faces without realizing it. Expression lines may be subtle and sometimes you may not observe during your self-assessment post 30, these lines start appearing prominently whenever we express. If they are ignored, then it may become static and remain on our face forever. A cosmetologist will be able to notice better and the solution for these expression lines is anti-wrinkle injections like Botox.
ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) is a simple and quick, minimally invasive non-surgical treatment that delivers natural-looking results and high patient satisfaction.
Botox is a natural purified protein that relaxes wrinkle-causing muscles, to create a smooth, rejuvenated, and youthful appearance that lasts up to 4 months. It is ideal for patients who are 30-65yrs.
Botox is used to treat dynamic wrinkles by relaxing the muscles that create wrinkle-causing facial expressions. Dynamic wrinkles occur during facial expression. Generally, Botox treatment takes around 15 minutes.
The injection may sting for a few seconds but normal activities are usually resumed immediately after treatment
Botox contains tiny amounts of highly purified botulinum toxin type A, refined from the bacterium, Clostridium botulinum.
ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) is an approved treatment to temporarily improve the appearance of both moderate to severe hyperkinetic facial expression lines. For example frown lines between the brows, crow’s feet smile lines which are formed around the eyes) and Horizontal forehead lines in adults. Botox is one of the most extensively studied medical aesthetic treatments and is approved for cosmetic use in 78 countries, it is trusted by the aesthetic practitioners.
How does ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) work?
ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) relieves the muscle contractions caused by repeated facial muscle contractions caused by frowning, squinting & raising or using forehead muscles over the years.
Botox is injected into the muscles that are involved to temporarily reduce muscle overactivity. You will begin to notice a visible smoothing of your crow’s feet lines and frown lines between your brows or the lines on the forehead
Does Botox treatment hurt?
Some patients report that being injected with ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) feels like a pinch or like an ant bite.
Your physician may use ice to numb the treatment area. If you are concerned about discomfort, your physician may even apply a topical numbing cream before administering ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) to you.
Will Botox make me look like I’ve had work done?
Even after getting treated with ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®), you will still look the same but without the unwanted expression lines. You will have the freedom to express yourself.
Botox is a technique-sensitive treatment, you will not lose the ability to show expressions when you are treated by someone who is licensed, trained, and a medical expert in facial anatomy
How long does the treatment take?
The actual injection process takes about 10 minutes.
Botox procedures are even popularly called as “lunchtime” procedures. In fact, there is no downtime involved. The person can get back to normal routines immediately after the therapy.
How long is the recovery time after treatment?
After your treatment, you can resume your day. There is minimal downtime and your provider may give you specific aftercare instructions
Can Botox make my skin radiant and glowing?
Though this is not a direct benefit, we have seen that Botox when given (intra-dermal) reduces the size of the pores and makes the skin’s surface look uniform and flawless. This may give the skin the glow and radiance
How much time will it take for the results to be evident?
The results with Botox are sure, quick, and predictable. You will start seeing the changes in 2-3 days. However, visible results are seen in two weeks' time.
How long will the results stay?
Generally, the Botox effect is seen for up to 4 months. However, the effect starts fading off after 4 months, after which the person needs to visit the doctor for the next injection. It is seen that gradually the period gets extended beyond 4-6 months when you take ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) continually. This means you may not have to visit your doctor every 4 months in the long run.
Will I look older when the results of Botox wear off?
ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) acts on the muscle that causes expression lines and relaxes it so that the lines are not formed. When the ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) effect wears off the muscle returns to its normal activity. You will look the way you looked before the treatment or a shade better.
Will I be able to make facial expressions after Botox?
It is a myth that “I may struggle to express after taking Botox. It is important to get ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) done from a trained medical practitioner who understands the dosage requirement customized to your face and helps you to get rid of unwanted expression lines and not your expressions.
Will there be any marks on my face post-treatment?
The needles used for injecting ANTI-WRINKLE INJECTION (BOTOX®) is the finest (thinnest) needle and therefore do not cause any damage to your skin. You may see slight bruising which will disappear in an hour or two without leaving any marks.
Is Botox an anti-wrinkle therapy?
Botox helps in removing those lines on your face that appears whenever you make expressions and make you look older and thereby helps you to continue looking beautiful.
Botox treatment has evolved over the years. This product is not just an anti-wrinkle therapy. Today, Botox is used as a beauty enhancer with various beauty possibilities to make you look more beautiful.
Is Botox right for me?
Looking beautiful is not vanity but is a necessity in today’s world. (Can we change this?)
Anyone who has expression lines and is between 18 – 65 of age is likely to benefit from Botox ). It is not recommended for people with infection at the proposed site of injection, clients with neuromuscular disorders, pregnant and lactating mothers.