Botulinum Toxin injection is commonly known as “Botox®”. It is a natural protein produced by a bacteria and has been used for many years for various medical conditions in much higher doses.
It is used as an injection to reduce the appearance of lines and wrinkles around the eyes, brow, forehead, mouth, nose, lips and neck. It can also be used to lift or arch eyebrows.
Excessive sweating in armpits which could be a distressing problem for some can be effectively controlled with the use of botulinum toxin injections.
Using fine needles tiny amounts of the medication is injected to relax muscles.
The treatment usually takes 15 minutes and the effect lasts usually between 3-6 months. Effect for hyperhidrosis treatment tends to last much longer.
Repeated treatments often lead to longer lasting results.
If you are considering Botox® treatment, we are happy to provide a free telephone consultation.