The treatment popularly known as Botox® has now been formally approved for cosmetic use under a new name Vistabel® and is only available on prescription to be administered by a fully qualified medical professional. At Therapy House we use Botox®/Vistabel® which is injected in minute quantities into certain facial muscles to relax or soften them.
Treatment is a simple, non-surgical procedure. Vistabel® is injected directly into the wrinkles which results in temporarily relaxing the facial muscles, preventing wrinkles from forming and smoothing lines between your eyebrows, on your forehead and on your outer eye area. Some patients may choose to also have a dermal ﬁller to achieve the best results.
The whole procedure is very quick – about 15 minutes in total. We’ll ask you to pull some facial expressions to understand how your particular muscles work before injecting the Vistabel® into the appropriate muscle. Because a very fine needle is used most patients find that there is only mild and temporary discomfort. Over 5-10 [...]
The smoothing effects last up to four months, after which we can provide ‘top-up’ injections to help maintain your skin’s youthful appearance. The more treatments you have, the longer the effects last.
The treatment requires no recovery time and most people are able to return to work straight after the procedure. Side effects are rare, especially if the treatment is administered by a fully qualified and experienced practitioner as at Therapy House. Post-treatment advice may inlude: For a few hours after injections actively contract and use the [...]
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