Botulinum Toxin Treatments
Muscle Relaxing Injections
Botulinium Toxin provides a safe and effective treatment for men and women that do not require surgery and they can be used to improve the appearance of lines and wrinkles.
Anti-Wrinkle injections at The Clinic are quick, safe and simple. Botulinium Toxin is injected in small amounts under the skin. This causes wrinkles to fade and lines to become smoothed resulting in a younger fresher looking you with head turning results.
botulinium Toxin– WHAT IS IT AND HOW DOES IT WORK?
Botulinium Toxin is produced from a toxin that is derived from the bacterium clostridium botulinum. It is known as type A. It is injected in small amounts under the skin, it then targets muscles and temporarily restricts their movement. This allows the overlying skin to repair resulting in a smoother appearance.
WHAT AREAS CAN Botulinium Toxin BE USED TO TREAT?
At The clinic, injections can be used to treat the following areas:
- Frown area
- Crows area (eyes)
- Cheek and chin
- Peri-oribital lines ( Smokers lines)
- Bunny Lines on the nose
DOES Toxin TAKE A LONG TIME TO WORK?
No! Botulinium Toxin injections are safe and accurate. The procedure is complete over a few minutes with clients able to return back to normal activities. They are not painful and results can be started to notice as soon as day 2-3. Follow up reviews are done at 2 weeks to achieve great results and ensure clients are happy.
HOW OFTEN DO I NEED Botulinium Toxin?
Toxin can last from 3 -6 months depending upon the individual. Please note excessive exercise can further reduce this.
ARE THERE ANY SIDE EFFECTS USING Toxin Injections?
Toxin is very safe and the side effects are very rare. A full medical consultation is required prior to administration.
WHAT IS THE AFTERCARE?
- Remain upright for 4 hours post treatment
- No exercise for 48 hours post injections
- Use of an SPF post treatment is advised
- No Facials, Steam rooms or saunas for 2 weeks post injections.