Anti ageing injections Botox®
An anti ageing injection is the procedure of administering injections of botulinum toxin type A (botox®) to treat lines and wrinkles of the face and otherwise known as wrinkle relaxant.
Botox® is the market leading brand name for botulinum toxin. The substance temporarily relaxes the muscles which results in the reduction of the appearance of lines and wrinkles.
Why we might recommend Botox®
Anti ageing injections are used in the treatment of several areas including the forehead, crows feet and frown lines. In addition, wrinkle relaxant are particularly effective in treating upper lip lines, gummy smiles and vertical neck bands. Botulinum toxin is a prescription drug and should be administered only by a medical professional who is trained to deliver the treatment safely and within the correct environment. If you are considering treatment you must ensure that you have a full consultation with someone who is qualified
When will I see the results?
Anti ageing injections offer positive results within just 4 to 5 days of treatment. The effects can continue to appear up to 2 weeks. Improvements from anti ageing injections last for up to 4 months. It is important to note that having Botox® will not stop your face from performing natural expressions. The effects of the treatment mean the appearance of lines and wrinkles are significantly decreased.
Common side affects
As with any medical procedure, anti ageing injections can cause some common side effects and it is important to be aware of the following:
- pain in injection sight
- flu like symptoms
- temporary eyelid droop
- localised infection
- swelling/redness/bleeding at the injection sight
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