BOTOX treatment is a non-surgical procedure whereby a small amount of BOTOX is administered into selected facial muscles by a trained dental professional using a very fine needle. Generally, BOTOX treatment takes around 10 minutes Discomfort is typically minimal and brief and no anesthetic is usually required. The injection may sting for a few seconds but normal activities can be resumed soon after.
Will facial expression be affected by BOTOX° treatment?
BOTOX° works specifically on the muscles treated. This means that any muscle left untreated, including untreated facial muscles, should not be affected by the BOTOX° treatment. Your dentist will determine the best dose for you and which muscles to inject to give you the best results.
In the amounts used for the treatment of upper facial lines, the side effects are usually temporary and localised to the area of injection. Possible and very rare side effects include headaches, pain, bumming/ stinging, bruising, swelling or redness at the injection site, local muscle weakness including drooping eyelids/eyebrows, swollen eyelids, skin tightness. tingling sensations, itching/aching forehead, nausea and flu-like symptoms.
BOTOX is a prescription Medicine. It is used for the treatment of frown lines, forehead lines and crow’s feet, it should be administered only by trained professionals. Talk to your dentist about the benefits/risks of this procedure.
Cautions: People with defective neuro-muscular transmission disorders, infection at the site of injection, glaucoma, pregnancy and lactation.
One such rejuvenation technique is BOTOX treatment. It can be used to relax the specific facial muscles that cause upper facial lines (crow’s feet. forehead and frown lines) to form.
After the injection, it takes 3-5 days for the BOTOX treatment to begin taking effect and about 7 days to see the full effect. The dose recommended for the treatment will vary depending on your individual situation and the severity of your lines. Your dentist will know what the best dose is for you and which muscles to inject to give you the best results.
After the injection. a takes 2-3 days for the BOTOX treatment to begin taking effect and about 7 days to see the full effect. The dose recommended for the treatment wit vary depending on your individual situation and the severity of your lines. Your doctor will know what the best dose is for you and which muscles to inject to give you the best results.
Over years of repetitive and sometimes hyperactive contraction, these facial muscles cause wrinkles in the overlying skin. BTx-A relaxes the muscle contractions and allows the skin to become smooth again – regaining a more youthful appearance.
BTx-A is especially useful to treat “crow’s feet” around the eyes, horizontal forehead lines and frown lines between the eyes. Results are temporary, lasting for 3-6 months.
With age and exposure to the elements, our bodies produce less of this youth-preserving ingredient and skin begins to sag creating unsightly facial lines and grooves, resulting in an overall dull and sunken appearance.
Using a HA based gel, which is administered into the dermis of the skin, Dentists can quite literally “fill’ these lines, grooves and sunken areas – restoring youthful voiume to the face and brightening your overall appearance.
Dermal Fillers provide immediate results and or such are also ideal for use in lip augmentation to correct asymmetries or provide fuller, more defined lips, which perfectly compliment the outstanding cosmetic dentistry your Dentist can provide.