is the most popular wrinkle reduction treatment. It is a
natural, purified protein that relaxes the wrinkle causing
muscles, creating a smoothened rejuvenated and a more
youthful appearance. It's a simple non-surgical procedure
that smoothens the deep persistent facial lines which
develop over time.
Botox is the only botulinum toxin in the world registered
for the treatment of frown lines and approved by the US
FDA. It has been widely tested with over 15 years of safe
and effective use in millions of patients worldwide.
How does BOTOX work:
simple! BOTOX relaxes the tiny facial muscles that cause
expression lines, leaving the overlying skin smooth and
unwrinkled. Once the muscle is relaxed, one cannot
contract it. Thus the line gradually smoothens out from
disuse and new creases are prevented from forming. Simply
translated it means, one has a face that looks a lot
younger and fresh.
Are there any side effects of BOTOX:
BOTOX is approved by US FDA for cosmetic use, thereby
declaring it a safe product. There is no report of serious
allergic reactions or other significant side effects,
except for minor side effects such as bruising. BOTOX has
been in use for over 15 years and its safety in long-term
use has been well established.
How much time does the BOTOX therapy take:
minutes. Yes, that's all it takes to get treated with
BOTOX. That is how it is known as a 'lunch-time
procedure'. Just a few tiny injections relax the muscle
that cause age related lines to form. The muscles are kept
relaxed for 4-6 months. In the process, one gets a new
It is painful to undertake Botox therapy:
clients describe it as ant-bite sting for a few seconds.
The client goes through none of the discomfort they
perceive. The doctor determines where to use Botox, to
achieve best result.
How long does the BOTOX effect last:
every patient is different from the other, it depends
entirely on the individual, but a single treatment of
BOTOX will normally last for approximately 4-6 months and
eventually there is a gradual fading of its effects. At
this point, it's advisable to return to the doctor to
How long does it take to see the results:
wrong to think that BOTOX takes a long time to start
working. The results are dramatic and apparent within a
few days. After the injection, it takes 2-3 days for BOTOX
to begin showing the effect and around 10-15 days to see
the full effect.
Can man also use BOTOX:
is equally effective on men and women Over 220.000 BOTOX
procedures were performed on men in
in 2004, making it the leading cosmetic treatment for men.
Is BOTOX expensive:
considering one's facial enhancement options, BOTOX is
quite affordable. Many people are surprised at the
relative cost compared to other appearance related
investments such as Facials, Hair Coloring and Wrinkle
patient reported: "BOTOX is surprisingly affordable -
around the same as a few facials or visits to the hair
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