Wrinkle Reducing Injections
Botulinum toxin injections, are medical treatments. These can be used to help relax facial muscles, reducing lines and wrinkles. Allowing for a smoother, more youthful appearance.
Botulinum toxin is a prescription-only medicine that should only be used by an appropriately trained healthcare professional. Results usually last from 3-4 months.
For further information and FAQ's refer to the ACE GROUP patient leaflet.
Treatments at Anthony Aesthetics
Treating the glabella region, the area creating the frown, can smooth the number 11 lines that form between your brow. These lines often make you look angry and cross, so eliminating these can really help rejuvenate the face. Treating this area can also help reduce tension and headaches
Treating the frontalis muscle, reduces the lines that form when you lift you eyebrows across your forehead. This treatment usually works best in conjunction with a glabella treatment.
Treating the orbicularis oculi muscle, smooths the lines that are often referred to as crows feet at the side of the eyes.
If you show a lot of your gums when you smile, botulinum toxin can help relax the upper lip reducing this effect.
Botulinum toxin can be used to stop the downward pull of the Depressor Anguli Oris muscle. This can help prevent the down turning of the corners of the mouth, and downward lines forming.
Small lip lines develop with age and can be more prominent in smoker, hence these often referred to as smokers lines. These can be reduced by a very small amount of botulinum toxin inject just above the lip, this also helps to reduce lipstick bleeding
Masseter/ jaw slimming
Botulinum toxin can be used to reduce the masseter muscle. This is the muscle that protrudes when you clench your teeth. Treating this muscle aims to slim the jaw. As an added bonus it can help reduce TMJ problems caused by clenching and grinding. This is best treated in conjunction with a dental nightguard.
Botulinum toxin can be used in the underarm area to reducing sweating. This is a very popular treatment for both business men and women, especially in summer months. It can reduce sweating by 90% and lasts for 6-12 months