Have you recently looked in the mirror or took a selfie and wondered where all the lines came from? If the answer is yes, you’re not alone. Wrinkles and lines can make a person appear much older than they actually are. The cost of a facelift is usually not in the budget but removing the lines, and wrinkles are definitely on the agenda. Creams sold over the counter may appear to work, but none will work the way Dysport® can. This is an injection to improve the look of lines and wrinkles. It can eliminate frown lines naturally by reducing certain muscle activity in the face.
Facelifts often prohibit muscles from moving in a naturally and can give an individual’s face the appearance that it’s frozen in one position. This does not look natural and does not help to enhance the natural appearance of the face. Frown lines that are treated with this type of treatment are located between the eyebrows and sometimes slightly above them. Within 2-3 days after treatment, the frown lines will disappear, and there is no downtime involved. This type of treatment usually lasts for approximately four months and is Noninvasive. This type of treatment is only recommended for individuals under the age of 65, and both men and women can be treated.
Who is the Ideal Candidate?
This type of treatment cannot be used on individuals that have previous had surgical changes to their face. If you have droopy or sagging eyelids, this treatment is also not recommended. Thick, oil skin is not a candidate, and if the facial muscles are weak, this treatment is not recommended. There are other things that may affect whether or not this treatment would be beneficial and should be thoroughly discussed before treatment begins. Speaking with a doctor honestly and openly will permit them to make the necessary decision.
Possible Side Effects
Any type of treatment can have side effects. Muscle weakness, loss of voice, and trouble saying words are all serious side effects that can occur with this type of treatment. Most side effects will occur to individuals that have underlying medical conditions. Speaking with our doctor can ensure treatment that will not result in side effects to the individual receiving treatment.