Botox has become one of the most popular cosmetic treatments in Singapore. Although many people have been going for this treatment to regain youthfulness appearances, they may not fully understand how the operation works.
What is Botox?
Botox (or what is known as botulinum toxin A, is the protein complex deriving from the bacterium Clostridium Botulinum. It is administered in small concentrations via needle injections. The whole treatment process is safe, simple and fast.
How it works?
It works by relaxing muscles under the skin. When injected, the botulinum toxin A inhibits the contraction of the muscle cells and thus making them less stiff. This in turn translates to a youthful appearance (reduced fine lines and wrinkles) or slimmer jawline to the patient.
What are the benefits of Botox treatment?
Cosmetic Botox treatment provides several health benefits such as:
– Treating excessive sweating at the palms and underarms
– Treating Cervical dystonia that causes contractions of the neck and shoulder muscles
– Treating Uncontrollable blinking
– Correcting Misaligned eyes
– Smoothing the wrinkles on the face (removing the frown lines between eyebrows, crow’s feet and horizontal line across forehead)
– Creating a V-shape jaw line to make face appear slimmer
Botox treatment is getting popular because it removes dynamic wrinkles at a faster rate. Just with a single treatment, the results will be noticeable. To most of us, it seems to be only associated with the removal of wrinkles; however, what is little known is that it can make your face look slimmer through Botox jaw reduction procedure.
How long does the effect last?
Results are noticeable from 3rd day onwards after the treatment, and it takes 2 weeks to see maximum results. On average, the results can last for around 4 to 6 months. To maintain the results, it requires regular injections at certain intervals.
Is Botox Safe?
It has been proven through numeral research that the cosmetic Botox that we carry is safe to use.
Having said that, not everyone is suitable to undergo the treatment. The doctors from Privé Vitale Clinic will conduct professional assessment to identify if one has any skin concern or other related issues before administering treatment.
What are the risks of Botox Treatment?
Botox treatment entails specialized skills and high-level precision. In regard to this, the doctors from Privé Vitale Clinic are well-trained and highly specialised in delivering the best result to patients. Contact us to understand how we can help you.