FAQ - Anti-Wrinkle
Botulinum toxin is a naturally occurring protein that was first discovered in the 1800s. It has since established itself as an answer to some of the most common complaints of ageing. According to some opinions, botulinum toxin is one of the greatest advancements in recent cosmetic medicine. It is extremely safe and effective in not only removing fine lines and wrinkles, but also improving ones facial contour and addresses eye shape in a matter of days without the need for surgery. It can be used for a myriad of indications including
– Crows feet
– Forehead lines
– Sad mouth corners
– Frown lines
– Bunny lines
– Vertical lip lines/Smokers lines
2. Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
– Axillary and palm hyperhidrosis
3. Facial reshaping
– Face slimming
– Gummy smiles
– Brow lift
4. Various spastic muscle disorders, teeth grinding and migraines.
How does it work?
Botulinum toxin injection works by relaxing muscles that cause wrinkles and lines on the face. In the case of hyperhidrosis(excessive sweating), it works by inhibiting the activity of over active sweat glands, thus creating a near sweat free environment for the treated area.
Is this right for me?
Anti-wrinkle injection is one of the most common procedures performed in Australia. If you are looking for a procedure that’s both safe and effective in reducing your wrinkles and making you look more youthful, then this treatment is likely to be the perfect choice for you. Call Now on 0410138713.
* It is not recommended whilst pregnant or breastfeeding and is contraindicated in individual with neuromuscular disorders.
What does the procedure involve?
Consultation with our doctor will provide you with personalised treatment suggestions. The injection is provided by our dedicated doctor using a very fine needle to the areas that need to be treated. The procedure requires no anaesthetic and is quick with no down time. You can carry on with your day immediately after the injections.
Are there any side effects?
Generally there are no significant side effects apart from some mild bruising or tenderness which may develop with any injections. As with any medications, there is a potential for an allergic reaction from the product. Our doctor will discuss any side effects and risks with you prior to your treatment.
What will happen after the treatment?
– Refrain from rubbing the treated areas and keep your head upright for 4 hours is recommended to prevent unwanted diffusion of product into other areas.
– Avoid strenuous exercise for 24 hours
– Avoid applying heat pack to the treated area
We will book you in for a free appointment in two weeks to review your progress and address any further concerns or questions you may have.