Botox & Dermal Fillers
These are the cosmetic skin treatments used as the anti-aging solutions.These are given through injections at the doctor' s office only. These treatments are minimally invasive and do not involve any surgery.
What is Botox?
Botox is a purified protein material which is made of botulinum toxin. It is injected into the skin and used to treat various muscular conditions. It reduces the wrinkles sign by temporary paralyzing the facial muscles. Injection block the overactive nerve muscles results in extreme muscle contractions and then reducing the wrinkles. Once the nerve is blocked, the muscle will get paralyzed for the short span of time and wrinkles may get soft and faded.
Botox is widely used to cure the horizontal line around the eye and the forehead. Botox treatments with the botulinum toxin are also called neuromodulators or neurotoxins.There was the time when the treatment was usually available for the celebrity only but now, any middle-class family can also afford the same to have a younger look. It is one of the popular anti-aging treatments comes under the cosmetology and brings younger skin even at the growing age. It is one of the safe treatments which has been used for several years.
Uses of Botox Treatment :
- Stay in Upright or Semi-upright position for about 4hrs after the treatment
- Avoid facial Massage for 24 hours post procedures.
- Avoid Sauna Steams
- Do not engage in the heavy exercises
- drooping of eyelid or eyebrow
- weakness in the nearby muscles
- rashes or itching
- Numbness, redness, light bleeding, mild pain, bruising or swelling for short term
- A headache
- Dry Mouth
- Trouble swallowing, speaking or breathing
- Blurry vision problems
- Biodegradable & non-biodegradable
- Stimulators or Volumizers
- Augmentation or Plump up the thin lips
- Fill in shallow areas of the face
- Reducing the Facial lines, wrinkles, the shadow under the eyes
- Enhancing chin, cheek ,under eye dark circles
- Facial uplift or non-surgical nose jobs
- Depressed scars or acne scars
- skin rash, itching or a pimple like eruption
- Blurred vision problems
Points for Safe Botox Treatment:-
To have a safe Botox treatment and the results thereof, you are required to follow some simple tips:-
Side-Effects or Complications involved under the Botox:-
It is one of the safe procedures but it may have some possible side-effects which are:-
What are Dermal Fillers?
As the age grows, the natural skin starts losing its elasticity and becomes saggy. Deeper wrinkles and fine lines are more visible due to degradation of fat, collagen, and hyaluronic acid. To avoid the signs and symptoms of anti-aging, one would like avail Dermal Fillers Treatment or Soft Tissue Treatments.
Dermal fillers are a facial implant comprising the collagen and Hyaluronic acid which is injected into the skin area. Hyaluronic acid is a natural forming sugar lies in the human body which helps to hydrate the skin, delivers nutrients and act as cushioning agent. Dermal fillers can be used along with the botox treatments to offer a young and rejuvenated look to the complete face.
Dermal Fillers includes the various substances such as Calciumhydroxylapatite, Hyaluronic acid, Polyalkylimide, Polylactic acid, Polymethyl-methacrylate microspheres (PMMA) etc. The results may take time but it will surely last for long for min 6 months to maximum of 2 years or longer. Depending upon the severity and substances, Dermal Fillers have been divided into various parts:-
Benefits or Usage of Dermal Fillers:-
Dermal Fillers are specifically designed as the anti-aging treatments. This helps in many ways:-
Risks or Complications Involved in Dermal Fillers:-
It is extremely safe but sometime it may cause some side-effects depending upon the skin types:-
Dermal Fillers Process
Our in-house dermatologist will first analyze the skin types and will ask for some pre checkups. After that, they will mark the skin strategically where the injections to be used on the face. Then injections sites are sterilized with anti-bacterial cleansing solutions. A numbing agent will be topically applied to alleviate the pain. After that, fillers will be injected to the injection sites. Results will entirely depend on the right dosage. Dermal fillers may create some kind of soreness or burning sensation so ice is applied on the face to avoid the discomfort.Multiple injections can be used to get rid of the deeper wrinkles.
Difference between Botox & Dermal Fillers:-
Botox freezes the muscles to make it temporarily paralyzed. It is applied on the upper face to reduce the creases and wrinkles by facial expression. Whereas Dermal Fillers uses some substances which are filled in to plump up the areas. This is done to remove the wrinkles of mouth, his lips, cheeks etc. Botox results usually last for 3-4 months, Whereas Dermal Fillers results may last for 6 months to 2 years. Sometimes both the treatment can be used at a time. Botox to treat the eye lines and Dermal fillers to treat the smile lines around the mouth.
Remove the signs of anti-aging by availing the proven Botox & Dermal Fillers Treatments in Gurgaon at our Skin aura brain and spine neurocentre. Our dermatologist will offer the best skin treatment while looking at the skin type.
Dr. Jasdeep Kaur
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