The Ebbs and Flows of Anti-Wrinkle Injections
Are you considering starting anti-wrinkle injections, otherwise known as botox? If so, you’re not alone. Smooth, youthful skin is a timeless trend and can make all the difference to your appearance. With a wide range of treatments available, many people opt for this type of cosmetic treatment each year. But before you decide this treatment option is for you, it’s essential to understand the ebbs and flows of anti-wrinkle injections.
There are many benefits to getting anti-wrinkle treatments. One of the most significant advantages is achieving a natural-looking result. In addition, anti-wrinkle injections do not require surgery or a long recovery time. As a result, our clients with busy schedules can go about their regular routines whilst waiting for the effects to kick in.
After treatment, typically, people will see an improvement after 2-4 days, but it takes between 3-14 days for the optimum results. This peaks at around 4-6 weeks, and then gradually, the effect wears off, and the muscle movement returns, including any lines on the skin, to how it was before Botox treatment. So results of the treatment are also temporary, which means regular treatments will be necessary to maintain a wrinkle-free forehead! However, anyone who decides Botox is not for them can rest assured that after 3-4 months, everything will have returned to normal with no side effects.
Another benefit of anti-wrinkle treatments is that we can use them to target specific areas of the face. Therefore, this is an ideal treatment option for those who want to improve their appearance in designated areas. These areas typically include the forehead. This approach prevents clients from undergoing treatments that target areas that do not need attention or are satisfied with already.
However, there are also some things you need to consider before embarking on your first course of anti-wrinkle injections. Ironically enough, the biggest downfall of this type of treatment is also one of the advantages; the results are not permanent. As a result, if you are a fan of the results derived from your first procedure, you will need to regularly return for additional treatments (at least three times a year) to maintain the results.
Another consideration of regular anti-wrinkle treatments is the cost. This cost will vary depending on the areas being treated. It will also depend on the provider. But it is recommended to maintain results, regular treatments are necessary. At SKIN2, we are incredibly proud to be medically trained skincare professionals based within a clinical environment. We believe we provide the highest quality service in delivering natural-looking skin results in a safe environment. You may find that our prices differ from those without a medical background, and it should be reassuringly so.
Finally, it’s important to note that anti-wrinkle injections aren’t suitable for everyone. We advise you to discuss your health history or concerns with your doctor before deciding whether or not anti-wrinkle treatments are right for you. Once again, as medically trained professionals, the SKIN2 team will consider your safety and eligibility before administering our treatment plan.
Overall, anti-wrinkle injections can be a great way to maintain a more youthful appearance. First, however, it’s crucial to decide if this treatment is suitable for you. At SKIN2, we are more than happy to talk you through your options during a consultation and will always offer a tailored treatment plan based on the results you desire.