The lines on our face that disturb us are formed as a result of our facial expressions, that is, our muscle movements. When we squint our eyes against the sun during the day, when we raise our eyebrows while talking or when we frown, these lines form and can become permanent fractures if not intervened in a timely manner. At the same time, the square face image formed by clenching teeth and even oral and dental health complaints occur with excessive contraction of the muscles.
This is where Botox comes into play. It prevents the formation of lines and permanent fractures by temporarily stopping the contraction of the target muscles. Clenching your teeth ends your complaints such as migraine. Only the muscle we apply is affected by the procedure, the surrounding muscles and deeper structures are not affected.
In which areas is it used?
-Botox has been used in many fields in the history of medicine. Cerebral palsy has a long history ranging from dystonia and spasm treatment to aesthetic applications.
So, in which cases do we apply Botox in our clinic?
The middle of the forehead, in the destruction of the leadership line
In the elimination of lines around the eyes called crow’s feet,
In the treatment of lines formed by raising the eyebrows in the middle of the forehead
In the treatment of fine lines on the cheek caused by facial expressions
In the complaint of teeth clenching and the resulting square face
In the treatment of migraine
On the upper lip mimic lines (with careful patient selection here)
To make a “nefertiti neck”, also known as removing the chin by reducing the jowl in young patients
To reduce neck transverse and longitudinal lines
To reduce lines between décolleté and breast
It is used on the underarms, palms and soles of the feet in case of sweating.
How is the Application Made?
In our clinic, Botox application is performed with the most appropriate dose of Botox injection, after the examination of your dermatologist. After 15 days, our patient is given a control appointment and the effectiveness of the application is observed and the application is made with small touches to the needed areas.
What is the effect time?
On the 15th day after the procedure, Botox sits literally. The duration of the effect varies according to the activity of the application area and the use of the person. For example, if our patient has a job that requires constant talking, or if he speaks by using his facial expressions too much, the duration of the effect may change. To say an average range, 4-6 months of action can be given.
**In summary, while getting rid of your lines with Botox, you will take precautions against future wrinkles. Botox is one of the most productive investments you make in your beauty.