The goal of neuromodulators (botox or dysport) is to relax the facial muscles responsible for expression lines such as frowning, forehead wrinkles and crow's feet.
Neuromodulators (botox) consists of natural proteins that will attach to the muscles in which they are injected to relax them.
We aim for a relaxed look while keeping natural facial expressions. Optimal before and after results can take up to 2 weeks to appear.
Neuromodulators (botox or dysport) are injected using a syringe with a very small needle. This treatment is nonsurgical.
The use of numbing cream is not necessary before a neuromodulators (botox) injection. The discomfort is minimal.
The duration of a neuromodulators (botox or dysport) injection varies between 15 and 30 minutes.
The effect of neuromodulators (botox or dysport) lasts between 4 and 6 months. It is recommended to do 2 to 3 treatments per year to maintain the results. The price of botox varies according to the number of units used.
Most of the time, the recovery after a neuromodulator (botox or dysport) injection is within the hour following the procedure. This is the time required for minimal swelling and redness to fade. On the other hand, the effects of the treatment takes a few days to appear.