Anti-wrinkle Treatment Give your face a lift

This procedure is probably one of the most commonly performed and popular procedure in cosmetic medicine. Anti-wrinkle products are specifically made to relax the muscle and relax the expressions of hyper muscle activity. Anti-wrinkle treatment is a simple non-surgical treatment that smooths the deep persistent lines to result in a smoother more youthful appearance.


How does it work?

The treatment consists of few fine injections into the targeted muscles on the face where the wrinkles appear. The muscle relaxant once injected into the muscle diffuses into the tissue and blocks the communications between the nerves and muscle preventing muscle activities from contracting and forming wrinkles.

Can anyone use it?

The treatment is very safe but as with all drugs we would not recommend this treatment if you are pregnant or breast feeding. Full background medical history and consent form are discussed between the client and the doctor or Registered Nurse.

In what areas can be used?

In general the muscle relaxants are used in the upper third of the face to relax the lines that are around the crow's feet area, the frown lines between the eyebrows and the forehead line area. In addition to this, it is used in other areas such as: to restore fullness to the upper lip lines, downturn corners of lips, improve contours through the chick area, eyebrow lift, lower eyelid wrinkles, 'Bunny nose lines', to relax the muscle bends in the neck, hyperhydrosis (sweaty palms and underarms) and sweaty foreheads.

How long does it last?

The effects are not immediate and may take three days to become visible, with maximum relaxation reached within 2-3 weeks and keeps them relaxed, up to four months.

Are there any side effects?

The treatment is very safe and has been used by doctors for over 10 years.The most common side effects that may occur are slight swelling or redness and possibility of bruising at the injection site. Some clients may experience headaches - generally helped with minimal painkillers. The main serious side effect is called eyelid ptosis or drooping of eyelid. This is uncommon and only temporary usually lasting 3 days although cases lasting several months have been recorded.

Does it hurt?

The procedure is relatively painless, some describe as similar to plucking eyebrows or ant-sting bite for a few moments. The effects are usually confined to the injected site and do not spread throughout the body. It is very quick to administer and the patient can generally leave with no evidence of their treatment.

What is the name of the product used in the anti-wrinkle treatment? It is a natural, purified protein produced by a bacterium. Due to TGA regulation, the exact name used cannot be mentioned. For further information please call 95594234.

What is the cost?   From $ 165.00