Botulinum toxin, also known as Botox is a filtered substance derived from the bacteria. Botulinum injection blocks muscular nerve signals that weaken the muscle so it can’t contract. Hence Botox treatment is used by the individuals seeking to get rid of the facial wrinkles for a healthier looking skin. Institute of cosmetic surgery is a renowned name when it comes to cosmetic surgery in Jaipur. We have a team of experts providing the best Botox treatment in Jaipur.
Why need Botox treatment?
Botox treatment is used to smoothen:
- Shin bends on the neck
- Forhead furrows
- Crow’s feet lines
- Frown lines
- To improve facial ticks/twitches/spasms
Botox is further combined with other cosmetic skin procedures such as chemical peels, dermal fillers, and laser resurfacing to improve the overall results. The combination of these therapies helps prevent the formation of new lines and wrinkles.
Botox treatment in Jaipur at Institute of cosmetic surgery - Procedure
Injections of Botox are given under the expert guidance of healthcare professionals. Among all the existing muscles it is important to understand and pinpoint the correct muscle spot to optimize the treatment.
A very thin needle is used to inject a small amount of Botox to the specific muscles. These muscles are chosen with the utmost care and the doctor weakens only the wrinkle-producing muscles, preserving the natural facial expressions.
Botox toxin treatment usually takes less than 15 minutes and reduce the muscle bulk to make the lower face narrower. The number of sittings, which includes giving injections, depends upon the facial features and extent of your wrinkles.
Although the treatment is safe, if not taken care of properly or not performed under expert guidance, Botox treatment can lead to the following risk:
- Flu-like symptoms
- Bruising and pain at the injection spot
- Redness and rashes
- Temporary facial weakness
Botox injection usually takes 48-72 hours to show its visible effects. It is advised to apply a gentle cold compresses to reduce bruising and avoid temporary facial weakness.
If you are looking to reduce the facial wrinkles and lines, it is advised to opt hyaluronic acid (HA) as a dermal filler. It acts as a network around the cells and helps transfer essential nutrients from the bloodstream to cells.
Hyaluronic acid is a gel-like substance which is when injected, acts like a gel-like a cushion to support facial structures and tissues that have lost elasticity due to normal aging.
Advantages of Fillers:
- Enhancing lip volume
- Reducing nasolabial lines, forehead lines, and frown lines.
- Filling up depressed scars, eg, chicken pox, post acne scars, etc.
- Enhancing facial contours
Massaging of the affected area should be avoided until advised. However, if your skin is allergic and due to certain other reasons following are the possible signs of side-effects:
- Acne-like skin eruptions
- Skin rashes with itching
- Skin redness
- Under/over-correction of wrinkles
Fillers are a good temporary treatment for the prevailing signs of aging and provide visible effects in no-time.