Botulinum Toxin Botox
Botulinum toxin A is the name of the drug. Brands such as ‘Botox’ ‘Azzalure’ or ‘Bocouture, are most commonly used. When injected into the targeted area, it works by blocking the nerve impulses to that particular muscle group, therefore relaxing the appearance of lines and wrinkles. It can take up to 2 weeks to work, and typically lasts 12-16 weeks.
It has been used in the cosmetic industry for many years, and is considered safe if used by a medically trained professional. Your face will appear refreshed and rejuvenated.
Number of treatments
Level of discomfort
Duration of Results
Up to 2 weeks
Bunny lines, Upper lip (smokers lines / gummy smile / dimpled chin)
for TMJ ( teeth grinding )
for facial slimming ( strong jawline )
Pregnant and breastfeeding mothers.
Infections at the injection sites.
Generalised disorders of muscle activity.
Side effects may include a mild headache, but this is transient and will pass after a few days. Rarely there may be a small bruise, but again will last 2-3 days the resolve.