Clinical use of BOTOX® is the result of more than 100 years of study into botulinum.
BOTOX® is one of the world’s most widely-researched medicines with approximately 2,300 publications in peer-reviewed scientific and medical journals.
BOTOX® is currently approved in approximately 85 countries for 25 different indications.
BOTOX® is a purified protein that works by blocking overactive nerve impulses that trigger excessive muscle contractions. The effect is temporary and lasts from approximately three to ten months, depending on the individual patient and indication.
Botox® is the most common non-surgical cosmetic procedure in the world and its use is widespread in cosmetic medicine. Its action is to relax the underlying facial and neck muscles resulting in a rejuvenated appearance. Used as an anti-aging treatment, or in the prevention of aging it is equally effective. The treatments are well tolerated and take a ‘few minutes’ with ‘no downtime’, after an initial consultation.
Botox® can be used for the Head and Neck. Its also used in excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis) and is effective for up to 6 months. Treatment Areas Upper Face Forehead Eye Contour Nasal Lines Lower Face Mouth Lines (Peri-Oral lines) Chin Wrinkles Lower Face Tapering Neck – Platysma Bands Platysma Bands Nefertiti Lift Underarm Area Hyperhydrosis. Used for excessive sweating. The action of Botox® can have a wide ranging effect resulting in a happier and more refreshed appearance.