What Is It?
Botox, or Botulinum Toxin is a very popular method of getting rid of wrinkles and fine lines. It’ a temporary muscle relaxer which works by reducing muscle movement in the face, thus giving
smoother and much more youthful appearance as well as preventing the development of further
Botox is often used as a preventative measure in order to slow down the process of ageing. Theseeffects can last from anywhere between 3-6 months before muscle activity returns to the face.
Following an initial consultation, your practitioner will use a very fine needle to inject Botox intothe target area, which then takes approximately 1-2 weeks to settle and eventually relax the muscle. For the best and lasting results botox treatments are advised to be completed over 3 month intervals.
Frequently Asked Questions
Botox treatments usually around 30 minutes
Recovery is pretty instant, but sometimes some minor bruising may appear.
Results will be seen around day 7, yet optimum results will be noticeable around day 14 onwards.
Between 3-6 months
Your practitioner will be able to create a plan for you during your initial consultation which will
outline the steps you need to take and how many procedures you may need.
There is no need for anaesthesia as the injecting time is less then 5 seconds and a very fine needle is used which minimises the pain.
There is a risk of bruising, swelling, and some bleeding as with all procedures involving
Yes, absolutely a practitioner can run you through an instalment plan.