Injection Wrinkle Relaxer to Decrease Frown Lines & Wrinkles
What is BOTOX Cosmetic?
BOTOX” Cosmetic is a natural, purified protein, which in very low doses relaxes the overactive muscles that cause frown lines to form. Treatment is simple and non-surgical and smoothes the deep, persistent lines between your brows that developed over time.
Is BOTOX safe?
BOTOX-‘, which has been safely used to treat a variety of conditions for more than 10 years, is now FDA-approved as BOTOX=’ Cosmetic for the temporary treatment of frown lines in people aged 18 to 65.
Will it radically change my appearance or ability to make facial expressions?
No, it will not change your appearance. The only expression you’ll lose is the unintentional frown caused by the overactive muscles between your brows. You can still frown, smile, or look surprised-without the creases and wrinkles between your brows. In clinical trials, nearly 90% of the men and women surveyed rated the improvement in their brow lines as moderate to better. Overall, you’ll look more relaxed and refreshed but not like “you’ve had work done.”
What can I expect from a BOTOX” Cosmetic treatment?
Your doctor will determine exactly where to administer several tiny injections to achieve the best results. No anesthesia is required, although the patient may choose to have the area numbed with a cold pack or anesthetic cream prior to injecting. The entire treatment takes approximately 10 minutes. Discomfort is minimal and brief – most patients compare the sensation to a bug bite. Patients may return to work or normal activity immediately. Within a couple days, you’ll see a marked improvement, which may continue to improve for as long as a week.
Are BOTOX Cosmetic treatments painful?
Discomfort is minimal and brief. Your physician may choose to use a local anesthetic cream or ice to minimize this. Once the injection is complete, there is usually no discomfort.
How long does it last?
Results last about 4 months, after which lines gradually revert to their pretreatment appearance. Individual results & how long the treatment lasts may vary.
Possible Side Effects
The most common side effects, if they occur, are headache, respiratory infection, flu symptoms, temporary eyelid droop, and nausea. BOTOX Cosmetic should not be used if there is an infection at the injection site.
Is BOTOX° Cosmetic right for you?
If you’re between the ages of 18 and 65 and doing all you can to look your best is important to you, BOTOX” Cosmetic may be for you. If reducing those tough lines between your brows would make you feel more approachable, BOTOX” Cosmetic may be for you. Thousands of appearance-conscious women and men have already discovered the benefits of BOTOX’ Cosmetic. Not just models and movie stars, but ordinary people – teachers, mothers, and business people from all walks of life. Your doctor can help you decide if BOTOX’ Cosmetic is right for you.