Botox - a drug that is based on a purified botulinum neurotoxin A, which is used to smooth out wrinkles and skin relief.
The effect of Botox is based on its property to temporarily paralyze muscles. As a result, facial expressions become less pronounced, and wrinkles, thus becomes smaller.
In addition to cosmetic Botox is used to treat hyperhidrosis, cerebral palsy in children, headaches, diseases of the rectum, eye diseases.
Injections of Botox makes plastic surgeon. Trust the correction of wrinkles with the help of this drug cosmetologists, that is unchartered doctors, dangerous for health and appearance.
What is the procedure of rejuvenation using Botox?
If necessary, the treatment area is applied lidocaine. Do this only if a woman is difficult to relax, and when will the correction of wrinkles around the eyes or other areas with thin skin.
Botox injections can be administered on an outpatient basis. If you have to process a large portion of the face, the doctor applies a pre-mark on the skin to them injections.
The effect of the Botox - before and after
Judging by the reviews on Botox, the result is noticeable only in a week after the procedure and lasts about 6-8 months.
Photographs of women who had experienced the Botox - "Before and After", featured on the pages of websites cosmetic clinics or women's groups, are a clear proof that the injections do give visible results. This mimicry is maintained, but there is no wrinkling of the skin.
Not in all cases after the procedure visible punctures the skin, redness or swelling. However, it is recommended to do the correction of wrinkles on the weekend that it was time to come back to normal. In 80% of the others do not realize that the woman has spent rejuvenating treatments, so naturally her face looks.
In order to achieve a lasting effect, it is desirable to inject Botox 2-3 times a year.
Rules of care of a skin after injections of Botox
Care after the injections is important because this determines its future state, the duration of the effect of anti-aging treatments.
Within 2 hours after the injections can not bend over or lie down. If the injections were made to smooth facial wrinkles, Botox is to evenly distribute the muscle, you need to do exercises.
In the first days after a shot it is desirable to limit fluid intake, salty, spicy foods, that is, those that can cause the appearance of edema. If a woman edema appear frequently, a week or one and a half it is necessary to adhere to such a regime.
Within two weeks after the procedure is recommended to reduce the amount of alcohol consumed, stop tanning, sunbathing, sauna.
Two weeks later, it is important to be examined by a physician to rule out complications.
You also need to remember that Botox - is not a panacea, however, after the adaptation period will take place, should continue to enjoy the nourishing and moisturizing creams.
Heat treatments - steaming the pores, warming mask is better not to use after the injection of Botox.
Before facial rejuvenation using Botox need to undergo a medical examination.
Main contraindications of Botox:
- exacerbation of chronic diseases;
- the presence of herpes or pustular eruptions;
Two days before the introduction of Botox should not be taken tetracycline, aspirin.
Possible effects of Botox
Reviews of Botox confirm that immediately after the procedure may feel a headache.
Because of individual sensitivity to the drug may appear allergic reaction or swelling.
Famous and deters many women such effects of Botox as muscle spasms, drooping eyebrows, the emergence of bleeding under the skin - a consequence of an overdose or wrong a shot. For this reason, you should contact an experienced, proven doctors.