1. What is Dysport/Botox?
Dysport and Botox are facial relaxers that are injected in targeted areas to help ease the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by relaxing the nearby muscle tissue. This treatment reduces the deepness of wrinkles and prevents the formation of fine lines in the long run.
2. How does it work?
During the treatment, fine needles are injected into specific muscles for a few seconds. Once the injectables are introduced in the targeted areas, they block the nerve impulses to temporarily disable muscle movement that causes wrinkles.
The most common targets are horizontal lines across the forehead, frown lines between the brows and may also treat nasal squint lines, lines around the neck, and eyebrow lifting,
3. How should I prepare myself?
To undergo facial rejuvenation treatment, there is no need for any special preparation.
However, don’t forget to tell us if you have any drug allergy, skin allergy, or if you have previously taken Dysport or Botox injections.
4. How long does it take to see results?
Botox may take three to five days to work, while Dysport works within one to two days. In some cases, after receiving Dysport treatment, wrinkles begin to fade away as soon as 24 hours.
5. Are there any side effects?
You may experience slight redness, bruising or swelling at the injected area. But, they are momentary. You can resume your usual activities immediately after receiving thetreatment.
1. What are Restylane Fillers?
Restylane is a collection of injectable fillers that include Restylane-L, Restylane-Silk, RestylaneLyft to treat moderate to stern facial wrinkles, marionette lines around the mouth, and plump the lips.
Restylane Filler injections are composed of hyaluronic acid-based gel that adds moisture to the skin, fills lines, wrinkles, thus making skin feel younger. They are non-surgical facial treatments designed to conceal the effects of aging.
2. How is the procedure done?
Step 1 - Our doctor will select the injection points for the areas to be treated and apply antiseptic.
Step 2 - A topical numbing cream or local anesthetic may be used prior the procedure.
Step 3 - Using tiny needles, the Restylane filler is slowly injected beneath the skin. The treatment is quick and will take less than an hour to complete.
Step 4 - You may experience slight pain and discomfort from the needle. Shortly after the procedure is done, you can return home.
3. How long does it take to see results?
Results will be evident within a week. Restylane Fillers is a great option for reducing fine lines or deep wrinkles that cannot be attained by other procedures like chemical peels.
4. How often should I come for maintenance treatments?
The results of Restylane Fillers typically last six to nine months after which a repeat treatment should be performed to extend the results.
5. Are there any side effects?
Side effects from Restylane treatment are usually minimal. Swelling or redness of the skin may last up to two to three days but will be gone within a week. During this time, you are advised to stay out of the sun.