It’s Possible To Defy Time…
Don’t let the wrinkles around your eyes, on your forehead and neck upset you. You can defy time with Botox, a natural and safe application that helps to aovid these wrinkles for certain period of time.
Botox is a purified protein produced from a bacteria called clostridium botulinum.
It’s used in various areas (physiotherapy, eye and neurologic diseases) in medicine. In aesthetic dermatology, it’s used in the treatment of wrinkles on the face occuring due to mimes. Botox is useful to avoid aging signs on face and neck area for a certain period of time and is applied intramuscularly.
Botox causes a temporary relaxation in muscles. When there’s no contraction in muscles, wrinkles based on mimes are prevented.
Where does Botox is applied to?
Botox is applied mostly on facial area. Application is made on the upper 1/3 section of the face; glabella, forehead lines, lines around the eyes called crow’s foot, this way a more dynamic and younger look is achieved on the face. Botox is also applied on wrinkles occuring around the mouth due to smoking, latitudinal wrinkles on the neck and decolette area and on lines in the nose area called rabbit lines.
You can find a full list of botox applications below:
- Glabella wrinkles
- Forehead wrinkles
- Crow’s feet
- Wrinkles around the eyes
- Brow lifting
- Nose lifting
- Lip lines
- Neck and decolette area lines
- Face resurfacing
- Sweating treatment
- Migraine treatment
Is Botox Safe?
Botox can be applied to nearly everyone. But botox treatment is not applied in pregnancy and breast feeding period and in people with muscle disease.
What’s Its’ Duration of Effect?
Botox’s duration of effect may vary from person to person. While botox’s duration of effect may shorten at older ages and in people using mimes frequently, it lasts about 4-6 months.
How Is The Application Made?
As each individual’s facial structure is different so the application should be person specific. Prior to botox application, muscle structure and mimes in the patient’s face are examined. Anaesthetic creams are applied before the application to prevent pain. Botox application are usually completed in 15-20 minutes. Botox’s effect will become apparent in 4-7 days.
How Sweating Treatment Is Made With Botox?
Another effective way of use of botox developed by dermatologists is treating the excessive sweating seen in armpits, hands and feet. When cream and pill treatments fall short, botox application reduces and even eliminates uncontrollable excessive sweating in the hands, feet and armpits. With botox applications there may be states of well-being which last 6-8 months and even 1 year sometimes.