At Beautoxology we only use the best and most scientifically tested products on the market. Using a hyaluronic gel based filler we can help you achieve astounding and immediate results, without you resorting to surgery.
In the right hands this is an extremely safe procedure which involves using a series of small injections to smooth away fine lines, restore volume loss and lift deeper creases. It can also be used to enhance sunken tear troughs, augment cheek bones, and improve the structure and definition of the chin and jaw line.
This treatment takes approximately 30 minutes
This treatment will typically last 8 months or longer, as it is non-permanent and naturally absorbed by the body over time.
It works by blocking the nerve impulses to the muscles. The muscles then relax and can’t contract and, in turn lines and wrinkles relax too and begin to soften giving you a younger looking complexion.
Botox® contains a highly purified protein a derivative of the toxin Clostridium botulinum bacteria. Which when injected into a muscle causes it to become weakened or inactivated. It stops the muscle from functioning by blocking neuromuscular transmission i.e. stops the chemical messages from the nerve to the muscle.
Side effects are rare. Occasionally a temporary drooping of the eyelid can occur (incidence 1 in 2,000. This may last for a few weeks but this will always resolve. Special eye drops can be prescribed during this time to help lift the lid back to its normal position. In extremely rare cases patients have developed an allergy to the treatment, while others have shown resistance i.e. it causes little or no effect on the treated muscles. There may also be an area of slight bruising at the injection site. A small percentage of patients experience a slight restricted feeling in the area a few days post treatment.