Botulinum Toxins

What are Botulinum Toxins?

Botulinum Toxin Injections improve appearance by relaxing muscles that cause wrinkles. Helping restore harmony back to the face and neck by creating a gentle lifting effect and minimizing wrinkles.  

With age and skin becoming less elastic, wrinkles can become more apparent when the face is relaxed. Botulinum Toxins can be used to instantly remove or soften these lines.

Botulinum Toxins
Botulinum Toxins

Useful Information

Social downtime: up to 24hrs (potentially bruising)

Results are seen within 2 weeks and last 3-6 months

Used to treat: Facial Lines, gummy smiles, teeth grinding, headaches, excessive sweating in the armpits, hairline, hands, feet, groin, neck bands and much more.


Neck treatment to bands - depending on the units used

Maseter treatment for grinding teeth

Sweating underarms

Frequently Asked Questions

Botulinum Toxins can help eliminate wrinkles by relaxing muscles that cause wrinkles.

Botulinum toxins are neurotoxic proteins derived from Clostridium botulinum bacteria. They temporarily paralyze muscles by blocking the release of acetylcholine, a neurotransmitter. This property makes botulinum toxins valuable in medical and cosmetic treatments.

Medical uses include managing muscle spasms, chronic migraines, and excessive sweating. In cosmetics, they reduce facial wrinkles and lines, lift eyebrows, and slim the jawline. Botulinum toxin effects are temporary and require repeat injections every few months. These treatments should be administered by qualified medical professionals for safety and effectiveness.

Side effects of botulinum toxin injections are generally mild and temporary, including:

  • Injection site reactions: Pain, redness, swelling, and bruising.
  • Muscle weakness: Temporary weakness or drooping in nearby muscles.
  • Headache: Occasional mild headaches.
  • Flu-like symptoms: Rare fatigue, muscle weakness, or fever.
  • Allergic reactions: Very rare, with hives, itching, or difficulty breathing.
  • Unintended effects: Rare occurrences like asymmetry in facial appearance.

Consult a qualified healthcare professional for safer injections and inform them of your medical history and medications to reduce risks. Most side effects resolve within a few days to weeks. Seek medical attention for severe or unusual reactions.

The duration of the effects of botulinum toxin injections can vary from person to person and depend on several factors, including the specific product used, the treatment area, and an individual’s metabolism. Generally, the effects of botulinum toxins last anywhere from three to six months on average.

Here’s a rough breakdown of the longevity of botulinum toxin effects:

Forehead Lines and Crow’s Feet: Typically last around three to four months.

Glabellar Lines (Frown Lines): Often last about three to four months.

Brow Lift: Effects may persist for three to four months.

Jawline Slimming: Results may last around four to six months.

Underarm Sweating (Hyperhidrosis): This usually lasts about six months or longer.

It’s important to note that with repeated treatments over time, some individuals may experience longer-lasting effects. However, the gradual return of muscle activity and the reappearance of wrinkles or lines are normal as the effects of botulinum toxin gradually wear off.

For optimal and consistent results, most patients schedule follow-up treatments every three to four months. Your healthcare provider will work with you to determine the appropriate treatment schedule based on your individual needs and desired outcomes.

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