Anti-wrinkle agents like botulinum toxin A, is used to target crow’s feet (lines on the side of the eyes), frown lines and other fine lines that appear as a result of repeated facial expressions. During this type of treatment, the Botulinum Type A is injected into specific muscles in line with the patient’s individual treatment plan. Injecting Botulinum Type A into the muscle tissues blocks the signals from the brain to the muscles. This then stops them from contracting, thus the skin appears smoother and enhances the natural beauty of the patients to leave them looking and feeling like the best version of themselves.
TYPES OF ANTI-WRINKLE TREATMENTS
The eyes and brows are the most expressive features on the face, capturing your emotions like no other. Botulinum toxin A is basically used to keep crow’s feet under control as they tend to get deeper over time. Anti-wrinkle injection administration is a great non-surgical option for controlling crow’s feet.
The area of space between the eyebrows and above the nose is called Glabella. Anti-wrinkle injections are administered between the eyebrows to limit the appearance of frown lines and wrinkles in that area
Wrinkle Reduction in Forehead
The forehead and brows are an expressive area of the face. A lift of the eyebrow or wrinkling of the forehead can express your thoughts without saying a word. Botulinum toxin A injections are a great option for reducing wrinkles on the forehead
TMJ / bruxism
Bruxism is characterized by constant teeth grinding or clenching of the jaws. Botulinum toxin A injections have also been used in the treatment of Bruxism and jaw joint disorders. Botulinum toxin A is injected into the muscles of face and the major symptoms of bruxism particularly myofascial pain is greatly reduced.
Hyperhidrosis is abnormally excessive sweating that’s not necessarily related to heat or exercise. Botulinum toxin A injections are approved for the treatment of severe underarm sweating.
Tightening of the neck
Maintaining a youthful and attractive appearance includes caring for skin and the structure of the neck, Botulinum toxin A injections into the muscles of the neck prevent contraction of the muscles, inhibiting neck tightening.
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needed. Once the consultation has taken place the clinician will make a recommendation based on
their assessment. Anti-wrinkle Injections can be administered on the same day as
consultation. Furthermore, all cosmetic consultations are free of charge.
As with any injectable procedure, the anti-wrinkle injections should only be practised in a sterile environment by a fully qualified practitioner. Botulinum toxin A is an FDA approved treatment and if administered by qualified professional, generally it is safe treatment, the incidence of severe side effects is minimum. Due to route of administration, bruising, swelling, pain and discomfort are common side effects.
Before any treatment, our practitioner will consult with you about your desires and needs. Once the consultation has taken place the clinician will make a recommendation based on their assessment and advise if the anti-wrinkle injections is the route to take.
For at least 24 hours following the treatment, our practitioner recommends that you should avoid
- Bending forward
- Rubbing your face
- Strenuous physical exercise
- Touch your face with unwashed hands
Any of these might cause injected products to spread unwanted areas, infections or lead to drooping effect to eyelids. If the pain or any side effects remains at uncomfortable level, you may need to contact us and see our practitioners.