Botox is an easy non-surgical application that reduces the dynamic creases produced by time. It loosens the muscles leading to creases for 4 or 6 months by a twenty minute application. It becomes effective within 3-7 days. As it is an easy and fast application that does not require a recovery period, many people return back to their work and daily life.
HOW DO THE CREASES PRODUCE?
Whenever we move our muscles on our face that is when we smile or become angry or become surprised the muscles under the skin move. By the recurrence of these moves by time creases produced on our face. These are called dynamic creases.
The persons’ frequency of using their mimics, their time of being subject to sunlight, skin and muscle structure, age and gender are determinant in the level of these creases.
WHO ARE THE PROPER CANDIDATES FOR THIS OPERATION?
If you are within the age range of 18-65, Botox is suitable for you. Thousands of women and men giving importance to their appearance discovered the benefits of Botox. Celebrities, politicians and models are not the only ones, also teachers, mothers and many people from every area of life and business life go for Botox.
WHERE CAN THE BOTOX BE APPLIED TO?
The temporal area, the area between two eyebrows and the lines around the eyes are highly responsive to Botox treatment.
Besides these upper lip and neck lines can also be treated.
Botox is also used in the treatment of hand, foot and armpit sweating.
HOW IS IT APPLIED?
Your doctor determines the area where injection will be made in order to receive the best result. Anesthesia is not required; crème or ice compress may be applied according to the sensitivity. To every part of application Botox is applied at little dosages by injection. Application time is approximately 20 minutes. You can return back to your normal activities immediately.
How long is Botox effective after it is applied?
Botox is effective up to 4 months. This time lengthens in the recurring applications.
Are there any adverse effects of Botox?
The adverse effects are very few in the conscious and experienced hands. Rarely headache or eyelid looseness is seen as a result of wrong application. Little redness can be seen on the injection area, this can be masked by makeup easily.
If I do not continue to the do my creases become worse?