Botulinum toxin is a neurotoxin made by a bacterium called Clostridium botulinum. It is the most powerful toxin discovered to date. The most popular version of this neurotoxic for its use in aesthetics is called Botox.
The capacity that the Botulinum toxin To produce muscular paralysis by chemical denervation, it is used to use it as a medicine in the treatment of certain neurological diseases and as a cosmetic product for the aesthetic treatment of facial wrinkles.
What does the treatment consist of?
The pharmacological effect of botulinum toxin occurs at the level of the neuromuscular junction. In this transition region between the peripheral nerve and the muscle, the release of acetylcholine occurs, a neurotransmitter necessary to produce muscle contraction. Botulinum toxin acts locally by blocking the release of acetylcholine, which results in temporary muscular paralysis. The final effect is a temporary chemical denervation at the neuromuscular junction without causing any physical injury to the nerve structures.
We can perform various procedures to give the look a natural, happy, youthful and rested expression.
A fast and effective improvement can be achieved with the placement of Botulinum toxin.
Other times when the excess skin and bags of the eyelids are very noticeable, we must perform a laser eyelid surgery.
If the eyebrows are very lowered, we can do a endoscopic video repositioning of the forehead and eyebrows.
Basic principles to rejuvenate the look
- Do not remove skin.
- Do not leave visible scars.
- Always seek naturalness in expression.
Non-surgical facial rejuvenation with fillers and botulinum toxin is a daily practice for women and men who want to look and feel better without having to go through the operating room.
You can get a natural and outpatient facial rejuvenation.
It is necessary for the operator to have knowledge of the anatomy, for this reason, plastic surgeons are the most suitable to perform this type of procedure. It also requires a sense of aesthetics that not everyone has it.
Wrinkles in Peri orbital zone, crow's feet
It is not only possible to attenuate these wrinkles and prevent them from becoming furrows that are difficult to remove in the future, but it is also possible to improve the expression of the gaze. I can get a natural, fresher and more youthful expression.
Many patients concur expressing their fear because in other centers they obtained unnatural results.
The unnatural result is the consequence of applying toxin in areas that are not adequate and these can be avoided by knowing the anatomy and muscle functions.
In those patients who wrinkle the eyebrows a lot, botulinum toxin must be placed, also to avoid deep grooves that must then be filled with Hyaluronic acid.
A small amount of toxin should be placed in this anatomical region to avoid dropping the head of the eyebrow, which gives an unnatural appearance.
Frontal wrinkles are also an indication to apply botulinum toxin, but it should be done in moderation to avoid lowering of the eyebrows.
It is another indication.
There are patients who, when they speak, mark all the wrinkles on their lips
In these patients it is necessary to slightly block the muscular action, because they are candidates to have very deep lip wrinkles.
Depressions, grooves and wrinkles are one of the main aesthetic problems in the naso-mentonean or labiomentonean area. Fillers are the simplest tool with the shortest recovery time to give shape, volume and reduce wrinkles.
Among the main benefits are:
- Reduces facial wrinkles
- Attenuates expression lines.
- Offers natural results
- Without pain
- Immediate recovery
Neck and Neckline
The neck and décolleté also features wrinkles and muscle reins that need to be attenuated.
How long do its effects last?
The effects of botulinum toxin last between 4 and 6 months. After that time, the effect diminishes and the muscles recover movement prior to treatment.
Other content related to this topic
- Wrinkles of the eyebrows and crow's feet.
- Eyelids: surgery without visible scars.
- Forehead and eyebrows, endoscopic surgery.
- Dark Circle Treatment.
We invite you to watch the videos on our YouTube channel with the account of patients who have received this treatment, entering here: Botulinum Toxin Rejuvenation
Botulinum toxin treatment price
- Peri orbitaria ( patas de gallo ) : $18.000.
- Entrecejo: $23.000.
- Frontal $23.000
- Labios $23.000
- Cuello $40.000
- Precio atención por 3 áreas por ejemplo; patas de gallo, entrecejo y Frente : $55.000.
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