Procedure: A cosmetic form of the botulinium toxin is injected into forehead creases, frown lines, crows feet and neck to temporarily reduce or eliminate them. The toxin blocks nerve impulses and temporarily paralyzes the muscles that cause the wrinkles to give the skin a smoother, more refreshed look.
Length: 15 to 60 minutes per session
Side Effects: Temporary pain, swelling, soreness
Risks: Assymetry/’droopy’ face, permanent numbness, lack of movement in face
Duration of results: Variable – up to 6 months.