Botox is a protein processed from bacteria Clostridium botulinum. Interestingly, the neurotoxic effect of this protein is used in treating muscle spasm in adults and children. The same applies to treating wrinkles in aged skin. The tiny botox injections relaxes the overactive muscles and results in a smoothening of wrinkles.
The procedure is extremely easy, quick and safe. It causes minimal tolerable pain. A minute amount of the diluted botox is injected with an extremely small needle in the targeted area. No sedatives or anaesthesia are required for this day-care procedure.
Botox Erases or Reduces Visibility of
- Frown lines.
- Crows feet (lines around eyes)
- Forehead lines
- Neck skin bands
- Eyebrow lift
- Other disorders: Hyperhydrosis (sweating), muscle spasm, Cervical dystonia (spasmodic involuntary movement of neck
Treating migraine non- surgically falls under two categories.
- Acute therapy
- Preventative therapy
Does every victim of migraine needs treatment is a very common question. Most of the migraine are satisfied with their general practitioners. But a few are not. We are here to guide when migraine is not under control with pills. Medications for migraine though extremely effective, does not solely treat severe and refractory headaches. BOTOX plays a vital role here. Botox known for its cosmetic reasons is unknown to many as a therapeutic remedy for migraine.
BOTOX falls under the preventative therapy for chronic attacks and a comparative study proves its safety, efficacy and tolerability over the other preventative measures. There are more significant advantages OF BOTOX over the alternative preventative therapies with beta blockers, anti- convulsants and anti- depressants.
CONSIDERATIONS WHILE EVALUATING THE TREATMENT PLANS
Prevention plays an important role in treating chronic migraine. This involves educating the patient about their condition and counsel them to change their diet and life style modification.
Treatment plan begins with a thorough history like:
- Is he or she using more acute medications than the recommended dose.
- Is he or she responding properly for acute medications.
- Is he or she meeting the treatment goals.
- Has he or she properly followed the treatment regimen?
- If he or she developed any complications for their previous treatment.
- Nape and sides of neck
- Upper shoulders
- Back of the head
The most frequently reported adverse reactions after BOTOX injection are neck pain ,headache, drooping of the eyelids, muscular weakness , musculoskeletal stiffness, bronchitis, pain and swelling in the injected area. Severe worsening of migraine requiring hospitalization occurred in approximately 1% of BOTOX treated patients usually within the first week after treatment.
BOTOX IS NOT AN OPTION FOR
- Children below 18 years
- Uncontrolled diabetes and hypertension
- Neuromuscular disorders
- Hypersensitive reactions for previous BOTOX.
Fillers to hide unwanted wrinkles, folds & depressions on face. Desire for a more youthful appearance and especially improvements in the contours, furrows and wrinkles associated with the aging process. Desire for larger lips or large cheekbones.
Focusing on wrinkle lines, deep furrows like in the laugh lines, small lips, and acne scars. Features of contour depressions, fine or deep wrinkle lines, furrows, or acne and chickenpox scar pits can all be improved. Also may be helpful in improving contours after rhinoplasty, lip enlargements and other procedures.
Composed only of the very pure and natural substance hyaluronic acid that is found in all humans. Highly stable and not animal in origin, therefore very biocompatible. Products we all are using are the ones which are US FDA Approved . So their stability and reactivity is well known to us and hence from the wide range available in market today worldwide we decide only on individual basis after a thorough examination of our client and understanding the expectations.
ABOUT The Product
Composed only of the very pure and natural substance hyaluronic acid that is found in all humans. Highly stable and not animal in origin, therefore very biocompatible. Products we all are using are the ones which are US FDA Approved and also have been in market for a couple of years. So their stability and reactivity is well known to us and hence from the wide range available in market today worldwide we decide only on individual basis after a thorough examination of our client and understanding the expectations.
Hyaluronic acid has become accepted and even preferred for use in wrinkle treatment as it is free of allergens that may cause adverse reactions in some patients since only biosynthesized, non-animal hyaluronic acid is present in it. It definately is used alot and its demand is alot by the patients itself after a few injections.
It is used more for facial wrinkles and contouring than for lip augmentation. The effects of Restylane can be expected to last about six months. Restylane has been one of the most popular non-surgical treatments in the world of cosmetic surgery today which is due to its high safety profile.
Candidates for cosmetic filler treatment
Candidates for cosmetic filler treatment include patients showing obvious signs of facial aging commonly seek treatment for prominent smile lines, marionette lines, and other facial wrinkles.
The treatment process
Is a simple outpatient procedure generally performed using a local anesthetic topical or injectable sometimes for blocking the nerves. Treatment time takes up to 15 to 45 minutes, depending upon the amount of corrections needed. The doctor selects one or more injection points of each location for treatment and then the substance is injected beneath the skin, under the dermis and subcutis layer with a small syringe just like the insulin syringe and yes in some a “touch up” may also be needed but not before 2-4 weeks. There are no dressings or specific postoperative precautions. This can be combined with other cosmetic surgical procedures too maybe on the same or a different sitting.
Beautiful, natural improvement in contours and wrinkles which have been injected. The product lasts a long time and sometimes as long as six months to one year depending alot on the product used and amount used and the indication too. Ultimately a very impressive result with least downtime and an immediate artistic result. and an immediate artistic result.
In the last few decades the priorities for the treatment of aging skin has been increased massively. General crowd shows more concern in lifting their confidence by means of cosmetological procedures. Face lifting is ideal for me but what if it could be done in a less invasive way? In that list, thread lift plays a vital role in achieving the desired satisfaction to the doctor and the person who has taken it in a non-surgical aspect.
So called the 'THREAD LIFT' originating in the early 1990’s which has gained a steady improvement till date. With a high level of safety, minimum downtime, instant and persistent results, this method is considered excellent in treating sagging skin. This is a 'no scar procedure' and hence opted by most of the individuals. Post procedure rehabilitation and the long lasting aesthetic results being a matter of concern, which are well appreciated by the clients simply by taking up this skin lift procedure.
The indications for thread lifting
- Aging skin between early 30’s to late 50’s and more.
- Loss of elasticity of facial skin.
- Minimal wrinkles.
- Loose skin around the midface.
- Saggy jaw line.
- Uncountoured jaw angles.
- Droopy eye brows.
- Unpleasant wrinkles on the neck.
- Mild saggy breast.
- Minimal stretch marks.
- Saggy tummy.
- Cellulite on thighs.
- Buttock enhancement.
- If you feel the skin may look better if stretched.
Our aim here is to address the early ptosis [sagginess] of the facial and body skin. In addition to the lifting process, these threads gets absorbed and during the absorption process the collagen remodelling occurs and enhances skin rejuvenation. What we use here are absorbable threads which stays intact for a year or two to make the skin look polished and stretched minimising the wrinkles. Using a special ultra-thin needle and cannula these absorbable threads are introduced to the desired area to be lifted. The technique used by are professionals are followed worldwide and the safety is guaranteed. The planned Procedure technique and its outcome varies from individual to individual.
Protecting your skin from sun forever will help to maintain your rejuvenated appearance by minimizing photo-aging or sun damage. In addition, a healthy lifestyle will also help extend the results of your rejuvenated and more youthful appearance.