As we age the amount of collagen we produce declines, collagen helps to maintain the elasticity of the skin.
Wrinkles and lines form over time when the skin repetitively creases over a contracting muscle i.e the frown between your eyebrows.
Prevent new wrinkles and lines.
Improve forehead, frown and around the eye wrinkles.
Brow lift for enhancement or to lift heavy brows.
Improve dimpled chin appearance and lines around the mouth.
Small amounts of muscle relaxing solution (Botulinum Toxin) can be injected underneath the skin to smooth out lines and wrinkles, this can also prevent new wrinkles from forming.
In your consultation, you will have the opportunity to discuss your concerns and goals.
As with all procedures, there are risks, these will be discussed
Numbing cream can be applied, but most patients find it fairly comfortable.
Depending on the area being treated there will be a few injections with a small needle.
Quick procedure, first-time patients usually take 15-20 mins, regular patients take no longer than 5-10 minutes.
Immediately following treatment you can resume most normal daily activities.
Usually, there is nothing to see, sometimes redness, mild swelling at the injection site can last 5-10 minutes, bruising is rare.
You will see an effect within a couple days, results peaking at day 14.
Results last between 3-4 months depending on the dose, treatment area, and patient.