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Hyperhydrosis is a condition in which the body’s sweat glands produce an excessive amount of
Using Botox Therapeutic to treat this problem is often described as a lifechanging alternative to surgery
and strong chemical deodorants. Patients usually achieve 80%100% improvement and can now enjoy social activities without worrying about sweaty palms or armpits for up to 12 months.
Botox Therapeutic has proven to be a highly effective treatment for reducing the severity of tension headaches and migraines. Migraine headaches can have a debilitating effect on some patients, compromising their daily lives and activities. The treatment of these headaches can be life changing for some patients, allowing them to regain control of their lives with less or eradicated symptoms. Our patients often see their headaches significantly reduced or even eliminated, and an added ‘side effect’ less wrinkles!
A – Botox® is a purified protein that works by blocking the nerve impulses that engage certain muscles. Within a few days the overlying skin relaxes, smoothing out any undesired wrinkles.
A – Botox® (Clostridium botulinum) is one of the most extensively tested substances in the world and has been used for over 30 years in both cosmetic and therapeutic uses. It is a purified protein (not a toxin or poison) that is perfectly safe. There have been no reported instances of severe allergic reactions or side effects. The results are temporary and Botox® metabolises as a natural organic substance in your body.
A – Depending on the area treated, results appear within 27 days and can last up to 6 months. The effects can be prolonged with regular follow up visits and often last longer with more treatments occurring over time.
A – The procedure is very quick (never longer than 10 minutes) and uses a very tiny needle. It is relatively painless and some patients even find it relaxing. Of course, numbing cream can be used if desired, but it is not necessary.
A – There are no serious side effects but there may be minor redness and/or swelling at the injection site that usually subsides within an hour or so. In rare cases, some patients experience headaches, tightness or bruising but these typically resolve themselves within a few days.