What is Botox?
A purified protein, derived from Botulism bacterium, that is an extremely popular and effective FDA approved treatment to soften and significantly reduce the wrinkles around eyes, lips, and forehead that make you look older, tired, and stressed. A brow lift or correction of uneven brows can be quickly achieved with Botox.
Botox can also be used to produce a more youthful neckline. It is successful at treating hyperhidrosis (excess sweating) of hands, feet, and underarms. Spasms affecting the eyes, face, and neck can be reduced with Botox. Also commonly used for the alleviation of migraine headaches.
How does it work?
Very small doses are injected to reduce extreme sweating or relax the muscles responsible for wrinkles, spasms, and migraines.
What to expect during treatment?
Botox is injected just below the skin’s surface into the muscle with a very fine needle, which means very little discomfort is felt.
How much downtime?
There is no downtime and you can resume your daily activities immediately.
What areas can be treated?
Face and neck for wrinkle reduction or spasms. Hands, feet, and underarms, for excessive sweating.
How long will results last?
The full effect of the treatment can take 10-14 days and will last 3-4 months.