It is an application that occurs when botulinum toxin is injected into the muscles and causes temporary type of partial paralysis in the muscle, generally to prevent wrinkles and sagging for a certain period of time. With this method, a very small amount of botulinum toxin is injected into the muscle to reduce the tension of the muscles that cause wrinkles. The application is completed in approximately fifteen to twenty minutes. Does not require anesthesia. After application, the effect can last up to eight months on average.
Botox Application Areas:
It can be applied to all wrinkles on the face, such as forehead wrinkles, wrinkles between the eyebrows, wrinkles around the eyes, lip edges and upper lip, cheek sagging.
To Whom Botox Can Be Applied and Who Cannot Be Applied?
As a general principle, it should not be applied to pregnant women and those with muscle disease. Does not require anesthesia. Since it is applied with very small needles, the application is usually painless. Treatment efficacy starts immediately after the average application, the desired full effect is established in about ten days. The botulinum effect occurs in the areas where it is applied for treatment.
Considerations After Application:
Mechanical and physical pressure should not be applied on the application area for four hours after the procedure, the applied area should not be massaged or rubbed for a day. After the application, you can continue your daily activities except heavy exercise.