How can anti-wrinkle injections improve my look?
Anti-wrinkle injectionscan improve your look in a number of ways. These injections work by relaxing the muscles in the treated area, which can help to smooth out wrinkles and fine lines. Here are some of the benefits of anti-wrinkle injections:
1. Reduced wrinkles: Anti-wrinkle injections can help to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, particularly around the eyes, forehead, and mouth. This can help to give you a more youthful, refreshed appearance.
2. Prevent new wrinkles: By relaxing the muscles in the treated area, anti-wrinkle injections can also help to prevent new wrinkles from forming. This is particularly true for wrinkles that are caused by repetitive facial expressions, such as frown lines and crow's feet.
3. Non-invasive: Unlike surgical procedures such as facelifts, anti-wrinkle injections are non-invasive and require no downtime. This means you can return to your normal activities immediately after treatment.
4. Quick and easy: Anti-wrinkle injections are a quick and easy way to achieve a more youthful appearance. The treatment itself takes only a few minutes, and you can start to see results within a few days.
Overall, anti-wrinkle injections can be an effective way to improve your look and boost your confidence, so don’t delay and call us on 07 3060 8209 to speak with our friendly staff.
How do anti-wrinkle injectables work?
Anti-wrinkle injections work by relaxing the muscles that cause wrinkles and fine lines. The most common type of anti-wrinkle injection is made from a purified protein called botulinum toxin, which is produced by the acterium Clostridium botulinum. When this protein is injected into the muscles, it blocks the nerve signals that cause the musclesto contract, leading to a temporary relaxation of the muscle. When the muscle is relaxed, it can no longer pull on the skin, which reduces the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. This effect is most commonly seen in areas such as the forehead, between the eyebrows, and around the eyes (crow's feet).
Anti-wrinkle injections typically take only a few minutes to administer and require no anesthesia. The effects of the injection usually begin to appear within a few days and can last for several months, depending on the individual and the type of injection used.
Frequently asked questions
There is no requirement to have your own GP referral. During a consult a Dr will be assigned to you for your prescription and is included as part of your treatment pricing.
Well, besides the usual suspects of the forehead, frown lines, and crow's feet, some people may also use anti-wrinkle injectables to smooth out their Sudoku-solving furrows or even their pizza-bite wrinkles!
Ah, the age-old question! The answer depends on a few factors, including the type of injectable used and the individual's metabolism. But, as a rough estimate, the effects of most anti-wrinkle injectables typically last around 2-4 months. So, if you want to maintain a youthful appearance, make sure to schedule regular appointments with your trusted LLC Cosmetic Injector!
Appointments are automatically assigned a duration based on the treatment you are after. Usually procedures can take anywhere between 30 minutes to an hour and this includes your consultation
Bruising is a potential side effect of cosmetic injections, but it is not always a given. Some people are more prone to bruising than others, and the risk may also depend on the specific type of injection and the location where it is administered.
To minimize the risk of bruising, your nurse injector may advise you to avoid certain medications and supplements that can increase the likelihood of bruising, such as aspirin, ibuprofen, and fish oil. They may also use techniques and pressure to help reduce the risk of bruising.
If you do experience bruising after a cosmetic injection, it is usually temporary and should fade within a few days to a week. In the meantime, you can use makeup to help cover up any visible bruising. If you have concerns about bruising or any other side effects after a
cosmetic injection, be sure to discuss them with your LLC Cosmetic Nurse Injector.
It is highly unusual to see swelling with anti-wrinkle injectable treatments, however there may be some pinpoint redness for a couple of hours post treatment.
Pre-Treatment: Avoid any chemical peels, microdermabrasion or skin treatments a week prior to your appointment. Avoid excessive alcohol, sun exposure or any blood thinning medication at least 24 hours prior to your treatment.
Post Treatment: It is recommended that you do not exercise or consume alcohol at least 24 hours post your treatment. Avoid massaging the area, saunas or swimming for this period. Make a follow up appointment 2 weeks post treatment for in clinic review.
Most patients only report light pinching sensations which lasts a few seconds.
We recommend patients to not use any numbing prior to the procedure as the procedure does not require one. It is a quick and easy process where the longest time is spent getting paperwork signed and completed.