When you grow older, the muscles of the facial expressions start to become stronger and skin starts to get loose. This leads to formation of fine lines and wrinkles on the face. These are lines of
facial expression. Problem is, when these lines start to get permanent, they give the look of persistent anger and tiredness. This patient isn’t really angry. But her expressions are saying otherwise. Most patients come with complaint that people around them are telling them that they are angry or tired, but they are not.
BOTOX is a simple, non surgical, physician administered treatment that can temporarily smoother moderate to severe Forehead lines, Frown lines, Crow’s feet and many other conditions, in people from 18 to 65 years of age. It is the only therapy of its type approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration (US FDA). The dermatologist can eliminate the wrinkles without disturbing normal function of the skin.10-minute treatment- a few tiny injections and within 7 to 14 days there’s a noticeable improvement in the lines on your face. Results can last up to 4-6 months. Individual results may vary.
Does my skin worsen when the effect of botox goes away?
No, after 6 month, effect of botox goes away and the lines start to reappear. But these lines will be much softer than the ones you originally had. This is because Botox takes away 6 months of age from your skin.
Do I need to keep taking botox for the rest of my life?
No, slowly you will need lesser and lesser doses of botox and the effect will also last longer.
These are lines that appear around the mouth and they tend to get deeper with time. They a give tired and dull look to the face. With the help of filler, the volume of these folds can be restored.