Botox is the most preferred non-surgical method when it comes to aesthetic procedures. Botox, which can be used on many areas of the face such as nose, corners of the lips, forehead, and chin by stopping muscles from contracting delays aging. With Botox it is possible to have tight and glowing skin for long years. When done by a Doctor Botox provides a natural look. Botox, with no pain can help you have a younger look and can be renewed as much as you prefer.
What is Botox?
Substance shorty known as Botox, is actually “botulinum toxin”. “Botulinum toxin” is subtracted from a bacterium called “clostridium botulinum” and is a food toxin. It temporarily prohibits muscles from moving at the area it is applied. Therefore, stopping thin wrinkles that are caused by facial mimics or aging from showing. It tightens the skin and gives the skin a youthful appearance.
How is Botox Applied?
Botox is a non-surgical aesthetic procedure. Therefore, one of the most preferred procedure in the world. Botox is applied via injection and can be done in minutes. Injection causes little to no pain but if the patient is sensitive or too susceptible to pain analgesic creams can be applied on the area where Botox injections are to be done to eliminate the feeling of discomfort. Botulinum toxin can be injected to many areas like forehead, between eyebrows and corners of the lips.
Why is Botox Done? Where Can Botox Be Applied?
Botox is usually done on face but can be used to eliminate thin wrinkles on neck and decolletage area. With Botox:
- Forehead wrinkles can be lessened making forehead look smooth.
- Wrinkles between the eyebrows can be diminished achieving more youthful and lively looks.
- Wrinkles around eye known as “Crow’s Feet” can be lessened.
- Wrinkles around upper lip can be eliminated.
- Smile lines can be diminished.
- Flaws on chin area can be eliminated.
Who Can Get Botox?
Botox can be used on anyone that is over the age of 18 that wants a youthful tight healthy skin regardless of their gender. But Botox can be risky for some individuals:
- Pregnant or breast-feeding women.
- Patients with nervous and/or muscle system related illnesses
- Patients with motor neuropathy.
What Are the Side Effects of Botox? Is Botox Safe?
Botox is a method that is approved by health authorities in terms of safety. But this procedure must be done by doctors. Botox done in a sterile environment, with the correct dosage and method is perfectly safe. After Botox, the applied area can turn red and some swelling might occur. Both are expected side effects that go away withing a few days. After a few days tightening effect can start to be seen.
Is Botox Permanent?
How permanent Botox depends on the individual it is applied on. Frequency of Botox applications and skin type effects permanence of Botox. Botox lasts 4—6 months. When its effect lessens Botox can be repeated. When done frequently Botox weakens the muscles which makes Botox last longer.
Does Botox Effect Mimics? Does Botox Look Fake?
Botox when done by an experienced expert doctor in right doses looks natural. Many people can achieve a youthful tight skin without others noticing they got Botox done.
When Does the Effect of Botox Start Showing?
Botox shows effect shortly after its done. 3 to 7 days after the procedure is done thin lines and wrinkles in the area its applied diminishes and skin becomes smooth. When the Botox shows effect can change depending on the skin of the patient.