Treatment for temporary improvement in appearance of vertical lines, those medium to highly noticeable, appearing between the eyebrows upon furrowing of the middle brow in adults under 65 years of age, when the severity of these lines has considerable impact for the patient.
Treatment recommended for patients with excessive perspiration, under-arm, palms and soles of feet, by chemical denervation of sweat-gland receptors. It is important to note that botulinum toxin (Botox, Dixport) has been used for many years and with excellent results in ophthalmology and neurology for treatment of squinting/strabismus, blepharospasm and muscle spasms, among other pathologies.
It is a causal therapy, consisting of the selective paralysis of the small muscles responsible for these unnecessary facial expressions, the repetition of which leads to the appearance of stable and deep grooves and wrinkles.
Features the administration of small quantities a specific pharmaceutical into the area’s muscle to be treated. This is carried out with a syringe and a very fine needle, making the procedure practically painless. Nevertheless, analgesics are used in the area to be treated, whether topical or locoregional, so that the patient doesn’t feel any discomfort whatsoever. On conclusion of injection, a decongestant refreshing face-mask may be used.
The treatment takes place in a single session.
The patient is immediately able to resume every-day activities.
The effect appears around the 3rd or 4th day, and is complete as of day 7 to day 10.
Ranging from ten to thirty minutes.
This is not a definitive treatment, and injections should take place twice per year. It is noticeable, that subsequent applications enjoy a longer period of duration. In the case of face wrinkles, it may be desirable to complement the treatment with filling procedures (collagen, hyaluronic acid, methacrylate, etc.) and peelings.
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