When treatment is done sensitively, and in my view correctly, you will still have facial expression and the results will look natural, but you will have a much fresher look as lines and wrinkles are softened. We can also give the eyebrows a little lift which adds to the effect.
BOTOX® has been in clinical use for over 20 years, and is receiving approval for an increasing number of medical conditions. There have been no reports of any long-term problems. When use for problems such as stroke or cerebral palsy the doses used are very much higher than the dose we use in the face.
Usually 3-4 months, although there is some individual variation. After several treatments at regular intervals it will often last longer – a good number of our clients only need treatment twice a year.
No, areas around the mouth and in the neck can also be treated.
Excessive underarm sweating (axillary hyperhidrosis) is successfully treated with BOTOX®.