Wrinkle Smoothing Treatments
This treatment provides a gentle solution to fine lines by smoothing and relaxing the muscles in the upper and lower face.
What treatment is used to reduce wrinkles?
The common treatment to reduce wrinkles involves injecting a small amount of botulinum toxin ( commonly known as Botox) into specific muscles with an ultra fine needles to immobilise the muscle. When the targeted muscle stops contracting, your lines and wrinkles will soften to give a rejuvenated and smoother appearance. A natural results is key and we do not believe in giving our patients a frozen and unnatural look.
How long will it last for?
Most patients find that the effects of this treatment can last for 3-4 months however, this is not guaranteed. The muscles movement will start to return but it is common for the lines and wrinkles to appear softer and less severe with time as the muscles are being trained to relax with each treatment.
What are the main benefits?
The main benefit is the reduction of the lines and wrinkles of the face with prevention of further lines forming in the future. The procedure is quick and comfortable with very little downtime.
Will the treatment hurt?
Due to the tiny needles and Sam’s gentle technique, there is minimal pain. Some patients describe the pain as a little pinch. Some areas of the face can be slightly more sensitive that others.
Is there any reason I could not have this treatment?
You would not be able to have this treatment if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. It is not recommended if you have any medical conditions which involve nerve damage or muscle weakness.
How long will this treatment take?
What areas of my face will this procedure be effective for?
Most people have this treatment to soften frown lines, Forehead lines and crow’s feet.
When will I start to notice results?
The first effects will start to appear on around day 3 with the optimum results achieved after 2 weeks.