A woman’s worst nightmare is the moment when she realizes that no cream can make the effects of old age disappear. The wrinkles and furrows have come gradually and they are there to stay. A product called Botox can slow the external signs of this aging process.
It has been a popular method for treating wrinkles for many years. At one point in time it was quite hard to get as the demand was so high. The method is provided by plastic surgeons and used by men and women to make them look and feel younger.
As we age, our skin becomes finer and loses its elasticity, long hours in the sun, wind and outdoors does not help your age lines. Wrinkles also develop due to the contractions of small muscles when you are smiling and frowning. The use of face creams may help to prevent this for a while. However over time they will not be strong enough to combat the full on effect of these environmental conditions.
It is FDA approved. Having an experienced dermatologist to perform this treatment will reduce the possibility of complications and give you a more enjoyable experience. It can be used on many parts of the body.
Each individual procedure is generally performed in the surgery after a comprehensive consultation to ensure that the patient is a suitable candidate. This treatment is typically very straight forward with no sedation or anaesthetic required. An icepack used on the treated area afterwards.
The use of Botox has the effect of making those deep lines we have from continual and habitual facial expressions eventually disappear by blocking nerve impulses. This results in a temporary paralysis of the area. It is not painful and after treatment the patient may continue his or her normal routine.
Over time the wrinkles get smoother and lessen until they fade away. This process will not stop the movement in your face, but it reduces contraction of muscles that create those deep lines. The person will not be able to show the same array of facial expressions after the treatment.
There will be impairment of muscle movement. They will still move, but not enough to bring about deep lines. Whether the treatment produced the desired results, may be visible after a few days.
To rejuvenate your skin you will require return treatments. The initial process can last for three or four months before it starts to wear off. Some people, after having several treatments, have found that the effects can last for six months or longer.
The botulinum toxin is not only used for cosmetic purposes. Sometimes injections are given in the armpit to help reduce excessive sweating. Others have used it to treat excessive muscle contractions.
Botox is not suitable for a small number of people. If you have some type of medical condition, it must be used with great care. A certain type of bacteria found in food poisoning is the ingredient from which this toxin is produced and it is nicknamed the sweetest of poisons.
When looking to enhance your appearance, cosmetic surgery or botox Calgary are effective techniques to achieve a more beautiful appearance. A one-on-one personal consultant will help you choose the best Calgary plastic surgery.