Misconceptions About Botox!
Contrary to popular belief, Botox is not snake venom.
-It’s not addictive.
-It does not cause severe pain because it is applied with fine-tipped needles.
-The risk of side effects is low, except that it causes slight redness and sensitivity on the face.
What types of Botox are there?
Botox for the forehead
Forehead lines are horizontal lines that form on the upper part of the face and move with facial expression. The fact that these lines are noticeable even when static (without making facial expressions) is considered one of the first signs of aging, and these wrinkles are difficult to hide. Botox is one of the most popular treatments for reducing forehead wrinkles.
Glabella (between the eyebrows) Botox
When you frown, the vertical lines that appear between and above your eyebrows can make you look angry, tired, and sad. With Botox it is possible to reduce the depth of these lines and make them invisible.
crow’s feet botox
The little wrinkles that appear at the corners of your eyes when you smile or laugh are called crow’s feet. Crow’s feet can give away your advancing age. Botox injections are often used to remove these lines, lighten them, and prevent a permanent line from appearing.
Botox for eyebrow lifting
If your eyebrows are low and you are considering eyebrow lift surgery, surgery is not your only option. It is possible to raise eyebrows without surgery. Botox applied in the right places relaxes the muscles that pull the eyebrow down, allowing the eyebrow to be placed in its ideal position.
Botox for a gummy smile
It is the condition that the gums appear more than 2-3 millimeters when laughing or speaking. Excessive appearance of the gums creates an unaesthetic appearance and leads to a lack of self-confidence in people. Gummy Smile Botox, also known as Gum Botox, is a procedure performed on the sides of the nostrils. Thanks to this application you can have a perfect smile without surgery.
Brotox (Male Botox)
Brotox is a botox treatment for men. Since muscle building and muscle strength are different in men than in women, the Brotox cure should also be used in a targeted manner. The masculine expression in the face should be preserved and at the same time be specially planned according to the characteristic facial structure and facial expression of each man.
Masseter Botox (Jaw Botox)
Masseter Botox application is an application method used to thin the masseter muscle in the lower part of the face and treat deformities in the lower part of the face. Ideal jaw lines differ between men and women. While the ideal chin in men consists of a square face shape, in women it consists of thin and soft lines. While the square face shape in men provides a strong expression, the narrow face shape in women provides a more feminine and aesthetic appearance and thus more proportional facial features can be achieved. Masseter Botox can be used for both aesthetic and medical reasons.
Neck and décolleté botox (Nefertiti botox)
This type of botox gets its name from Egyptian Queen Nefertiti, who has a long neck and prominent jaw. Generally, the first part of the wrinkle problem is the neck area. The Nefertiti Botox application targets the neck and jaw area. After the procedure on these two places, the sagging skin is pulled up and tightened to give a tighter and smoother appearance. This restructures the jaw line and minimizes the appearance of neck lines.
Teeth Grinding and Teeth Grinding Botox
Some people unknowingly grind their teeth while awake or normally asleep, causing serious dental problems as well as physical pain. This problem is called clenching or bruxism. Problems such as loss of enamel, increased tooth sensitivity, flattening and cracking of the teeth can occur due to bruxism. At the same time constant grinding and clenching of the teeth; It also causes headaches, facial, jaw and ear pain. Botox application is a very effective way to treat problems caused by bruxism.
Sweating causes negative situations in people’s lives by affecting both their work and personal lives, and the lack of self-confidence it creates in the person is foremost. These people generally say that they feel uncomfortable in society, that they cannot freely choose clothes and shoes, and that they cannot shake hands with people. For these reasons, they state that their quality of life decreases and their psyche is negatively affected.
Apply sweaty botox to armpits, palms and feet; By preventing the contractions of the muscles when the sweat glands work with the effect of botox, it ensures that sweating does not occur until the effect wears off. After this procedure, which lasts an average of 10-15 minutes, patients continue with their daily lives.
Player Botox (Baby Botox)
When talking about botox, many people think of a sallow and expressionless face shape, but contrary to popular belief, it is possible to use botox application, during which facial wrinkles are reduced, facial expressions do not move, and the expression becomes dull . With the appropriate injection dose at the correctly marked points of the Baby-Botox application, wrinkles are minimized, a dull facial expression does not develop and facial expressions can be used without any problems.
Migraine Botox is a treatment that aims to prevent chronic migraine attacks from occurring by weakening the excessive muscle contraction areas that cause migraine attacks to begin. It is one of the most widely used alternative treatments in the treatment of migraines.
The effect of Botox begins to increase after 3 – 4 days and reaches its maximum level after about 15 days. Although the effects vary from person to person, they can last 4-6 months on average.
As the effects of Botox wear off, the applied area becomes old, so repeating the application increases the persistence and duration of the effects of Botox.