There are many forms of anti wrinkle treatment. During your face to face consultation we discuss the options available to you and will recommend the treatment options that are right for you after taking a detailed medical history.
Injectable treatments are not the only options you have and we do a range of other treatments including PRP and micro-needling which may suit you better. You can see more information about PRP and skin micro needling using the links above.
Many of our clients ask about injectable anti wrinkle treatments and below we have provided some information on this option which may be prescribed after a consultation.
Botox ® (Vistabel), Dysport ® (Azzalure) and Xeomin ® (Bocouture) are the brand names that Botulinum Toxin Type A is more commonly know to the public.
They are all in essence the same toxin manufactured by different companies. It is an injectable toxin that has been used sucessfully for aesthetic and other medical purposes for over 20 years.
Botox ® (Vistabel), Dysport ® (Azzalure) and Xeomin ® (Bocouture) are prescription medication that has to be prescribed by a trained medical professional if they deem it suitable for you. When adminisistered by a trained medical practitioner the treatment is virtually painless due to the very fine needles used that deliver the product. When injected in small amounts all have the same effect relaxing the muscle at the injection site. The result of its use is apparent on the skins surface as fine lines and wrinkles caused by the previously tense muscle release and smooth out. The effects last between 4 - 6 months in most cases. After your treatment results can be seen within 2-3 days with the full effect seen at 2 - 3 weeks post injection.
There are three general areas of the face that can be treated with injectable anti wrinkle treatments. The Glabella more commonly referred to as ‘frown lines, Crows feet around the eyes, and the ’11’ lines between the eyes. In short the dynamic wrinkles that appear when you move your face.
With the correct treatment by a trained medical professional you will avoid the ‘frozen’ look and have a natural and aesthetically pleasing result. Anti wrinkle injectables can give great results.
Treatment is virtually painless with little discomfort. You can continue with your day as normal subject to a few minor limitations. Anti injectable wrinkle treatments are not suitable for pregnant or nursing mum’s.