What is Botox ?
BOTOX is actually Botulinum Toxin Type A that is injected into facial muscles and used to temporarily improve the look of moderate to severe forehead lines, crow’s feet lines, and frown lines between the eyebrows in adults.
How does Botox work ?
Wrinkles result from a combination of many factors. When you frown or concentrate, the muscles between your brows contract, causing your skin to furrow and fold.
Cosmetic Botox injections work by blocking the nerve signals to certain muscles.
The muscles then become more relaxed, which in turn reduces the appearance of lines and wrinkles on the skin.
Is Botox right treatment for me ?
Botox appeals to many as you can see more youthful skin without having downtime. Its for
Crow feet Lines
How will i feel during Botox ?
Botox is a short procedure and takes about 8 - 10 minutes. Hence also called A LUNCHTIME PROCEDURE. Needle pricks might feel like pinch marks. To reduce pain and subsequent bruising ice packs are put over the site.
What to expect after a Botox?
There might be some bruising and swelling which wears off by 24 hours.
Don't touch your skin where the Botox was injected. Avoid rubbing and massaging the treated area for 24 hours because you don't want to make the Botox spread to other unintended muscles.
What results should I expect ?
Reduced wrinkles and lines
Face looks younger
When will I see the Results ?
You may begin to notice results within 24 to 48 hours in cases of moderate to severe frown lines, in others it might take upto 5 days for the results to be apparent.
What are the possible side effects ?
If carried out correctly, side effects are generally minimal – and some may not experience any at all.
However, occasionally some light bruising or redness around the area of injection might occur, although this shouldn’t last long.
Rare side-effects can include difficulty in swallowing, speaking and breathing – if this happens you should seek medical attention immediately.
However, the above side effects are super rare, especially when the procedure has been carried out by a dermatologist using the ideal dosage.