Wrinkles are formed over the years due to internal and external factors. Internal factors include active movements of our facial muscles and as the body ages, the components that hold a skin tight collagen, elastic and glucosaminoglycans are diminished, giving the skin a thin and wrinkled look. External factors include over-exposure to the sun can speed up the process of skin aging.
Small amount of Botulinum toxin is injected into the very active muscles and reduce the nerve impulses that causes muscle contractions over the wrinkled area. Hence it is able to relax the muscles in the localised area. Results are evident as the overlying skin is smoothed and wrinkles are reduced. Results is visible within the first 2 weeks of treatment.
Botulinum toxin is also an effective treatment for jaw slimming, browlift, liquid facelift, muscle twitching, hyperhydrosis and more.
Most Commonly treated areas :
Frown lines can be seen between eyebrows and the surrounding areas of eyebrows. These lines become deeper by the age and give you a more ‘stressed’ look. An injection to these areas give a smooth looks the appearance of these lines to give a relaxed, neutral expression.
Wrinkle around the eyes are known as crows feet which can be removed to get youthful lovely appearance.
An effective treatment to this area could reduce the appearance of lines in forehead area and wrinkles to give a more youthful fresh look.
Sometimes laughter can cause wrinkling around the upper side of the nose. These can be reduced by injecting into the area.
Pebble chin is also known as orange peel chin which is caused by expressive flexing of your the chin muscles. Proper treatment will soothe the area and uneven appearance will also be removed.
The intention of this treatment is to bring the flexibility back to the muscle at the corner of the mouth that gives you a unhappy appearance.