It paralysis the cause of the wrinkles, ie the superficial muscles attached to the skin, by chemically blocking their neural transmitters, and in doing so prevents one from frowning or scowling. Effect seen fully only after about ten days, and it could last up to six months, but may be as short as three months.
• Is it poisonous to my system?
No, botox is safe in the hands of a professional and is even used in children with muscle disorders.
• How long does it take to work?
Between 3-7 days.
• How long does it last?
Between 4-6 months.
• How much will I need?
Average of 25units per face.
• Will I bruise?
There is a small chance but it will be small.
• Can I do exercise after?
I use very small volumes and high concentrations that make it safe to continue with your daily routine.
The down side, it's not permanent, but does last long enough to warrant only doing it once a year.
• What is it made of?
A non-toxic gel that occurs naturally in our bodies that can be produced in a laboratory.
• How long will it last?
Between 6 to 12 months.
• Can it be done over lunch?
Yes, it takes about 30 minutes from start to finish.
• Is there any swelling?
Sometimes there is some swelling, but it resolves very quickly.
SILHOUETTE SOFT FACE LIFT SUTURES
• What are they for?
They are a quick method of lifting skin of the face into a better position.
• How long will it take to do?
• It sounds like a facelift, is it?
Yes. Consider it a minor face lift.
• Don't I need to go to theatre for this?
No, it is done in the rooms with minimal discomfort.