Botox and Dysport have an effect on what are called expression wrinkles (mimes). In other words, wrinkles that arise when the muscles of the face contract. The result of a wrinkle treatment with Botox or Dysport will be visible after 5-7 days, but they will have a maximum effect of approximately 2 weeks. Botulinum Toxin Type A is the active agent Botox and Dysport. It really is the same as poison packaging. For many years this active agent has been used to treat muscle cramps and spasms. Botox and Dysport prevent the release of signals between nerve and muscle is. This relaxes the muscle completely.
disinfects the skin with a super thin syringe, Botox or Dysport are injected exactly into the muscle to relax. There may be temporary pain when injecting Botox that applies, de Dysport. The treatment lasts less than 30 minutes.
The procedure is 15 minute office with anesthetic cream painlessly
After treatment, there may be redness or swelling of the treated area. It can also cause a temporary discoloration along with bruises (hematoma) as well as numbness and headache.
Risk of complications
When it used around the eyes, there is a risk of subsidence and temporary swelling of the eyelid, inverted lower lid, that eyelashes rub against the eye, as well as dry eyes and double vision. It happens only rarely. further, there is risk that the body becomes immune to Botulinum Toxin meaning that subsequent treatments have to be canceled, as neither Botox, nor Dysport nor Vistabel take effect. The risks of using Botulinum Toxin are unknown long-term.
You can return to work immediately after treatment. You should avoid touching the treated area during the first hours after treatment. It is also advised not to sleep until a few hours after treatment.
Duration of the result
A wrinkle treatment with Botox or Dysport has an effect for about 4-6 months after which a new treatment is required.
DR. GORDILLO JUAN HERNANDEZ
CERTIFIED PLASTIC SURGEON