BOTOX & JUVEDERM
Anti wrinkle treatment
Botox Cosmetic is an injectable treatment used to improve the appearance of wrinkles. This product contains botulinum toxin type A – a purified protein that relaxes the muscles under the skin and effectively treat the majority of expression lines.
With age and repeated movements of facial expressions, facial muscles causes wrinkling of the subcutaneous tissue and skin. Then, over the years, wrinkles settle. The use of substances relaxing the muscles, such as injections of Botox Cosmetic, allow the skin to relax and wrinkles disappear. Treatment effects are manifested on average 5 to 7 days following treatment and last 3 to 6 months.
What are the different types of wrinkles that we can deal with Botox?
- The lines between the eyebrows (frown lines);
- Wrinkles external corners of the eyes (crow’s feet);
- Forehead wrinkles;
- The fine lines of the lips;
- The wrinkles of the corners of the mouth.
How does Botox Cosmetic injection?
The nurse performs an injection in small quantities within the target muscle. This treatment is done in minutes.
It has the advantage of being almost painless and does not require recovery time.
3 or 4 annual injections are usually recommended to keep the rest the affected muscles.
Each type of intervention requires a minimum number of units:
- Reduce wrinkles between the eyebrows: from 15 units;
- Mitigate the crow’s feet at the corners of the eyes: from 8 units on each side;
- Smooth horizontal forehead wrinkles: from 5 units;
- Refit the brow: from 4 units;
- Mitigate the lip (smoker lines): from 6 units;• Reduce wrinkles around the mouth: from 6 units.
What are the risks?
The Cosmetic Botox injections are safe and reliable when injected by experienced professionals. Slight redness may occur but are temporary and reversible. Less than 1% of cases, there is a descent of the eyebrow or eyelid. This phenomenon is attenuated through the use of eye drops, which help the muscles in that area to tighten.
Hyaluronic acid is a gel filler which restore volume to facial wrinkles such as the cheeks, furrows, lips, dark circles and sculpt facial contours. It corrects the signs of aging and helps maintain firmness and facial volumes.
Hyaluronic acid is a substance so completely natural in our organism. It is used to maintain hydration of the skin and contributes to its tone. It is a powerful moisturizing agent whose quantity and quality in the dermis gradually decreases with age. Therefore, the skin dries out, becomes fragile and the first wrinkles appear. Then gradually, the tissues loosen and face widening.
Although AH injected or synthetic, the injected substance is almost identical to the AH we produce naturally.
The products are available in different formulations. Most versions viscous (thick), for reshaping, identify and sculpt the face, cheekbones and chin.