Plastic surgery, plastic surgery clinic Ivanchuk


Botulinum Toxin Therapy


 Service price: after consultation

 Duration of the procedure: 1 day

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The Botulinum Toxin Therapy is a method of removal of mimic wrinkles by means of injection of the preparation of botulin toxin that ensures the relaxation of a mimic musculature. This results in wrinkles softening and compensation in dropping of upper part of a face.

Mimic wrinkles are the signs of the age-related aging, but also they can arise up in early years at active mimicry, when all emotions brightly show up on a face.

Reasons of forming the wrinkles:

  • Mimic musculature activity;
  • Genetic predisposition;
  • Gravitational and photoaging of a skin;
  • Sudden weight loss.

The methods of removal of mimic wrinkles depend on the reason of their origin. If major reason is excessive activity of mimic muscles, then an excellent effect arrived by the injections of the preparation of Botox directly into the muscle.

If formation of wrinkles caused mainly by changes in a skin as itself, of derma thinning, forming of surpluses of a skin, gravitational and photoaging, then it is necessary to use other types of cosmetic manipulations.

The visible effect of administration of the Botulinum Toxin Therapy arises up from 3 to 14 days after preparation delivering, arrives at a maximum in 3 - 4 weeks and comes down by 4 - 5 months, but on some occasions a sufficient cosmetic result stays up to 6 - 7 months.

The administration of a procedure is completely counter-indicative when:

  • Myoneural dysfunctions (myasthenia, Eaton-Lambert syndrome);
  • Pregnancy or lactation;
  • Local inflammatory process;
  • Hemophilia;
  • Hypersensitivity to medicine components.

The medicine uses very carefully to patients apt to formation of keloidal and hypertrophic cicatrical tissues.

The most common causes for Botox injections are:

  • Glabellar wrinkle;
  • Horizontal wrinkles in area of forehead;
  • Wrinkles in periorbital areas, so-called "crows feet" or "corvine paws".

In addition, the preparation applied for the removal of nasolabial and perioral folds, wrinkles of a neck and for the correction of "gingival" smile.

Botox often combine with the contour plastic. It contingently that the fillers smooth out the sharp line of demarcation, and the injections of Botox reduce the pull of dermal attachments of mimic muscles at maximum, that improves and prolongs a cosmetic effect.