Most commonly used to treat frown lines, forehead wrinkles, crows feet around the eyes and creases in the neck. This will improve that youthful appearance and will keep them guessing your age!
What are wrinkle reducing injections?
Wrinkle reducing injections are a prescription medicine that is used to temporarily improve moderate to severe frown lines in the glabellar area (between the eyebrows).
How do I know if I am a candidate for wrinkle reducing injections?
If you are concerned about moderate to severe lines between your eyebrows that make you look tired, unapproachable or angry, then wrinkle reducing injections may be an appropriate option to effectively and temporarily address these lines.
How safe are wrinkle reducing injections?
Wrinkle reducing injections are very safe if administered by a well-trained, certified health care professional.
Are wrinkle reducing injections for men?
Wrinkle reducing injections are not just for women. It is the most popular, minimally invasive, professionally administered procedure for men. If you are a man who feels it is time to do something about moderate to severe lines between your brows, you should consider wrinkle reducing injections.
How does wrinkle reducing injections work for me?
Wrinkle reducing injections work by blocking nerve impulses in the muscles of the area that has been treated. Blocking nerve impulses reduces the muscle movement that causes moderate to severe lines to form.
How soon will I notice a difference after the treatment?
Individual results may vary, however results are typically observed within fourteen days of receiving the treatment.
How long do wrinkle reducing injections last?
Individual results vary, but typically the visible results of wrinkle reducing injections have been known to last up to four months.
Who should administer wrinkle reducing injections?
Wrinkle reducing injections should only be administered by a well-trained, certified healthcare professional.
Is treatment with wrinkle reducing injections painful?
You will meet with the healthcare professional to discuss your health history and ask any questions you may have before the treatment. The injection procedure takes about ten minutes. If there is discomfort it is minimal and brief. Some patients may choose an ice pack.
Will I be able to make facial expressions?
Although the results are visible a treatment of wrinkle reducing injections will not radically change your facial appearance or make you look as if you have had any “work done”. The muscle activity that causes frown lines between the brows is temporarily reduced, so you still have the ability to frown or look surprised without the wrinkles and creases between your brows.
Who should not have wrinkle reducing injections?
Do not have wrinkle reducing injections if you are allergic to the product, or if you have had a skin infection at the site where wrinkle reducing injections are to be administered. Other contraindications may apply. A consultation with the healthcare provider is necessary before treatment.
What are the possible side effects of wrinkle reducing injections?
Discomfort at the treated site, headache, or tiredness. These side effects are temporary.
What will happen if I decide to discontinue wrinkle reducing injections once I have the treatment?
If you choose to discontinue treatments, the moderate to severe frown lines between your brows will gradually return to the way they looked before you initially began treatment.