Reduce the appearances of wrinkles, frown lines, crow’s feet and horizontal forehead lines
What we can treat:
- Horizontal forehead line
- Frown lines
- Lifting brow, Smile lines around eyes, Crow’s feet
- Bunny lines on nose
- Lift the tip of the nose
- Smoker lines around mouth, Gummy smile
- Marionette line
- Wrinkled chin
- Neck band
- Jowl, Neferiti lift
- Decollete wrinkles
Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) is a FDA approved medication that has been used for over decades to treat different medical conditions and is a popular treatment option for reversing and erasing the sign of aging. Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) injection is the most commonly used cosmetic rejuvenation procedure. It is injected into muscles to improve moderate wrinkles. Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) relaxes the targeted facial muscles, eliminating wrinkles, frown lines, crow’s feet, horizontal forehead lines and gives a lift to the eyebrows.
Although correction of the wrinkles of the upper part of the face is the major indication for Botox Cosmetic, there are many possibilities for the middle and lower face and neck rejuvenation. The injections aimed for the mid and lower face are more delicate and require a more experienced physician who is knowledgeable of the muscle of these regions, their functions and their antagonist actions exercised on other muscles. An excessive dose or an inappropriate injection point can result in an undesirable side effect. In addition rejuvenation of mid and lower face requires much lower doses than in the superior part of the face with excellent satisfactory results. Injection of the mid and lower face can correct gummy smiles, improve marionette lines, peau d’orange or wrinkling chin and smoker lines. In the neck it is possible to reduce platysmal bands, horizontal lines, and décolleté wrinkles. A more youth full contours of the face can also be improved by the Nefertiti lift. Using Botox in the mid and lower part of the face is often a complement to other esthetic techniques, particularly filling procedures. There are other application for Botox Cosmetic such as excessive sweating or hyperhydrosis.
Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) blocks the release of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine, thereby inhibiting the muscle contractions that cause wrinkles. The injection is done with a tiny needle and takes about 10 minutes and it is safe and simple. Small bruising at the site of injection might occur which can be easily camouflaged with makeup. After treatment, the wrinkles are gradually reduced in 2-4 days. The effect of BOTOX® Cosmetic is temporary, and the treatment needs to be repeated every 3 to 4 months. It is important to dose the Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) just right in order to preserve facial muscle impression.
Botulinum toxin A (BTX-A) is the most potent of the seven stereotypes and is the form available commercially in three approved products; BOTOX® (onabotulinumtoxin), Dysport® (abobotulinumtoxinA), Xeomin® (incobotulinumtoxin)