BOTOX is a medically prepared drug extracted from Botulinum Toxin which administered in the very small doses weakens muscular activity in order to reduce fine lines and wrinkles. It’s influence on particular muscles is also used to treat other problems like hyperhydrosis, migraines, bruxism, muscular pain.
Botox* face rejuvenation and wrinkle reduction treatment is one of our main specialities and most popular procedures amongst our patients, very often recommended as the best first step to your journey with Facial Aesthetics.It is one of the simplest and most straight forward procedures but giving great results to the whole face and neck area and also it is the great base for further, more sophisticated improvements achieved with Dermal Fillers and Mesotherapy. Dr Oskar’s huge experience and deep knowledge of anatomy and physiology, together with his very gentle, delicate and relaxed approach, guarantees the pleasant experience and outstanding effects on every occasion, what was the key factor to build a large base of satisfied and happy clients who not only stay with us for long years but also bring their friends and relatives along.
Dr Oskar is very experienced not only in aesthetic treatments aiming to reduce the lines or sagging of the face or neck areas but also more advanced medical procedures like treating the hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating), migraines, bruxism (jaw clenching and teeth grinding), muscular pain and even depression.
How safe is BOTOX long-term?
BOTOX treatment has been used in millions of treatments to manage various conditions for over 15 years in the UK and for well over 20 years around the world. For many conditions the doses used by doctors have been significantly greater than those used to treat cosmetic patients. A recent analysis of BOTOX studies has followed over 2000 patients for an average of 12 years of treatment and has concluded that BOTOX has a favourable safety and tolerability profile.
Frequently Asked Questions
The needles used during the procedure are very fine so most people experience only a very mild discomfort. It is uncommon for pain relief to be required although some physicians suggest the use of a topical anaesthetic cream before the treatment for more sensitive patients.
BOTOX is a registered trademark of Allergan,Inc. The BOTOX product is packaged in a glass vial with a purple lid labelled as BOTOX and an Allergan hologram on the vial. You may wish to ask your injector to confirm that this is the exact product he is using for your treatment.
You may start to notice the first effects already after 1-2 days and the full effect can take up to two weeks following the treatment. The duration of effect varies by patient and depends on the severity of the condition being treated, patient’s life style, time of the year, etc. but on average it lasts 4 to 6 months. Your physician will give advice on realistic expectations for you as an individual patient.
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At the Facial Secrets Clinic you will be looked after by our outstanding team of clinicians, innovators in their cosmetic medicine fields using their exceptional knowledge, skills, expertise and artistic touch to offer you completely new level of care.