Will BOTOX get rid of deep wrinkles?
Our BOTOX treatments in Worcester can reduce the depth of deep wrinkles, but this may take more than one treatment to achieve the desired look that you want. The doctor can prescribe a course of treatment for you once the consultation is done, determining how many injections would be needed and how many treatments might be needed to address deeper lines and wrinkles.
What happens when BOTOX wears off?
When the BOTOX wears off, the muscle will gradually reactivate and begin its normal activities of contracting as you go about your regular routines. This will lead to the gradual redevelopment of the lines or wrinkles. In some cases, these will come back with less severity than before treatment. If this is concerning to you, then definitely schedule a consultation to look into re-treating the areas of concern.
How much research has gone into BOTOX?
In the 1950s and 60's research developed around the beneficial aspects of what later became known as BOTOX. Scientists were able to purify the botulinum toxin type A into a crystalline form and then test its efficacy on blocking muscle contractions in medical applications. Research carried on through the '80s noting that during treatment of a condition that causes muscle spasms in the eyelids that there was a noticeable reduction of frown lines around the eye where the injections were done. This was a revelation to the cosmetic industry and led to more research specifically for use as a cosmetic tr