Why you, a dentist?
Dentists are one of the most qualified administrators of BTX or dermal fillers. Dentists have extensive knowledge of the head and neck anatomy with daily experience using needles and injecting in sensitive areas such as the month region. Your treatment can be carried out in strict confidentiality at our clinic. Dr. Vicram Sisodiya has trained under Professor Bob Khanna, internationally renowned as a leading lecturer, trainer and expert in non-surgical facial rejuvenation procedures and has pioneered many of the techniques.
What is Botulinum Toxin?
Botulinum Toxin is a type of purified protein produced by the clostridium botulinum bacterium. It is safe medicine that is injected directly into facial muscles in very tiny amounts during treatment. It is used to reduce Frown lines, Forehead lines and Smile lines around the eyes also known as Crows feet. Effects are noticeable within a few days with maximum effect in 2 weeks and lasts from 3-6 months. It has been used for over the past 25 years.
How does it work?
BTX works by blocking the transmission of nerve impulses to the facial muscles making them less active. This results in softening and smoother appearance of persistent lines and wrinkles giving a younger and fresher appearance. The effects last from 3 to 6 months. If you decide to stop treatment any permanent lines and wrinkles may gradually return.
How many treatments will I need?
In most cases patients can see a real difference after one treatment. This is because Botulinum Toxin works gradually smoothing and softening lines and wrinkles for up to a month. Every face is unique of course and we’ll advise you on how many treatments you’re likely to need and how often. Depending on the results you’d like to achieve.
How long does Botulinum Toxin work?
The effects of Botulinum Toxin often last up to four months, depending on the patient. If you decide to stop treatment any permanent lines and wrinkles will gradually return.
What are Fillers?
Dermal Fillers are gel-like material composed of hyaluronic acid that are strategically placed in sites to enhance volume and freshness.