Wrinkle relaxing treatment with Botulinum Toxin Type A
often known as (Botox)
Wrinkles and facial lines result from the ageing process, muscle activity and your genetic predisposition. Alcohol consumption, Smoking and Sun exposure can increase the likely hood of wrinkles. You may be able to control some of these factors but you cannot influence all factors, everyone develops some facial lines as they age.
Botox is the commercial name for Botulinum Toxin Type A. Botox is a neurotoxin produced by a bacteria known as Clostridium Botulinum. This neurotoxin is refined and purified, then diluted so that it is able to be used therapeutically.
Botulin Toxins regardless of the manufacturers name are a prescription medication, that is injected into muscles and used to improve the look of moderate to severe wrinkles in people aged 18 to 65 years of age. The effects will be visible in approximately two weeks. The treatment effects are not permanent, to maintain the desired effects the treatment will need to be repeated. After a few treatments the effects will last for longer periods. Everyone is different 3-4 months should be your guide but many people experience much longer time frames.
Botulin toxin, has been used cosmetically by millions of people worldwide safely for more than 30 years.
Botulin toxin can be used for the treatment of three main areas; Forehead, Glabellar (frown lines between the eye brows) and crow’s feet. Botulin toxin is injected into the chosen muscle with a small fine needle. This produces minimal discomfort.
Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) is another area that responds well to treatment with Botulin toxin.
Other areas commonly treated with Botulin toxins are: Eyebrow lift. Chin. Mouth corners. Nasal bunny lines. Vertical lip lines. And Neck lines (Platysmal Bands). The most effective treatments to meet your needs will be discussed at your free consultation. This consultation includes a comprehensive health assessment to ensure that Botulin toxin is safe and appropriate for you. You will have the opportunity to discuss all of the areas of concern to you, the consultation takes approximately 30 minutes in a discreet and confidential environment. Call 01793727352.
Botulin toxin works by blocking the nerve impulses to the injected muscle reducing the activity that causes the line or wrinkle to form in the skin. Aegle’s practitioner is clinically trained to assess plan prescribe and administer your treatment.
Following Botulin toxin treatment there may be slight bleeding from the needle entry point, this should stop almost immediately following treatment. Swelling redness and black bruising can also occur and are temporary. Infection is a rare risk. An aseptic technique is used to reduce this risk. Some clients experience a transient headache, nausea or skin Irritation, this should subside within a day or two.
- Frown lines or Crows feet
- (1 area) £180
- Frown lines and Forehead lines
- (2 areas) £230
- Frown lines and Crows feet
- (2 areas) £230
- Frown lines, Forehead lines and Crows feet
- (3 areas) £275
- from £300 per area
An accurate price will be given at your consultation dependent on your treatment combinations.