Its uniqueness lies in the fact that the effect is clearly visible (this is very pleasing for patients), the method is completely harmless, very quick and striking result.
The use of botulinum toxin type A in cosmetology dates back in 1991. Before that it was used for the treatment of torticollis, childrens’ strabismus and other neuromuscular pathologies.
Today, botulinum toxin type A is very actively used to eliminate facial wrinkles of the forehead, nose, crow’s feet (eye area), wrinkles upper lips, to raise the lowered corners of the mouth and eyebrows, as well as for the treatment of hyperhidrosis of all parts of the body.
Mimic wrinkles are the first wrinkles that appear as a result of repetitive contractions of facial muscles.
The preparation of botulinum toxin blocks the transmission from the nerve to the muscle and the muscle does not receive a command to move. There comes a temporary paralysis of selected muscles.
The effect of the injection lasts for 3 to 7 months after total muscle activity recovering.
The procedure is almost painless, lasts for a few minutes.
The effect comes in 1-7 days.
Immediately after the procedure is not recommended to take the horizontal position for 4 hours, to take alcohol for 10 days, sauna, steam room for 10 days, to take antibiotics for 14 days.
Contraindications for this manipulation are inflammatory processes at the site of the alleged injections, pregnancy, lactation, hemophilia, exacerbation of chronic diseases.