Expression wrinkles (Botox)
Since the approval of BOTOX-Vistabel® by the U.S. FDA in 2002, it has become the most widely used treatment for wrinkles. The application of Botox-Vistabel® is a simple, nonsurgical procedure, used to reduce wrinkles that occur with facial movement, such as wrinkles between the eyebrows, horizontal forehead and periorbital ones.
The injection of this product produces relaxation of the treated muscles, rejuvenates the appearance and naturally softens the expression, features and facial wrinkles.
In addition attenuates the fatigue effects on the skin and slowing the aging process.
Multiple motives lead both men and women of any age to improve their image with Botox ®-Vistabel application. Among them can be enhancement:
– Facial wrinkles.
– Lowering the eyebrows (‘sad face’).
– Periorbital wrinkles (‘crow’s feet’).
– Wrinkles between the eyebrows.
– Wrinkles of the nasal root.
– Wrinkles lip.
– Wrinkles caused by the decrease of the labial commissure.
– Vertical neck bands.
Using a small needle, the product is injected into muscle, obtaining relaxation, thus attenuating wrinkles and expression lines.
• The procedure usually lasts 20 minutes. It is not painful and does not require recovery time.
• The effect of Vistabel® begins to be visible three or four days after the application.
The results remain approximately six to eight months. Once the effect is finished, the treatment can be repeated again.
However, the more times the procedure is repeated the duration of reappearance of the new wrinkles become longer.
This enables a more effective aging prevention, as wrinkles do not remanifest.
This method provides a great improvement and decreases quickly and safely one of the most common signs of aging , expression wrinkles. Patients are more fulfilled with their new rejuvenated image.
Botox can be used as a single therapy or can be combined with other treatments to improve the results, with surgical techniques, such as blepharoplasty or facelift and non-surgical procedures like mesotherapy, growth factors, peelings, or fillers.
To achieve better results, it is important this treatment is carried out in a preventive way and the product applied before signs of aging are evident. Therefore the importance of early diagnosis.