Botox injections

Botox has been able to revolutionize the field of cosmetic medicine due to the many advantages of treating a lot and its ability to solve all problems such as treating excessive excessive sweating, and also treating around the eye, eliminating wrinkles, fine motor lines, foreheads, face and wrinkles under the eye, as it works to solve all all These problems are safe and fast, and Botox is used to remove wrinkles, as it works to hide the removal of facial wrinkles, the area under the eye and the forehead.

What are the main uses of Botox?

It is used to treat excessive sweating

Because it works to close the nerves that cause excessive sweating under the armpits and palms

It is also used in the treatment of muscle spasms, where Botox is used to treat motor and involuntary spasms, movement disorders, face and neck spasms, as well as cases of cerebral palsy and migraine headaches.

Botox is also used in the field of ophthalmology, because it helps to treat around the eyes

It is also used in the treatment of urinary incontinence and bladder disorders

Before knowing the many advantages of Botox, you must know how to use it

An anesthetic cream is first placed on the area to be injected after completing the assessment of muscle movement and knowing the reasons resulting from the injection from the patient, then the skin is sterilized and after sterilization correctly, the injection is made in the area to be injected, whether it is in the face, under the armpits or the palms Or other places in the body, and then the area is injected through a very fine needle and in a small amount into the muscle of the area to be injected, and the amount of Botox that will be placed in the area is determined according to the strength of the muscle and its tolerance for the right amount, and after the injection is completed, the patient will feel A simple stinger and an anesthetic cream can be placed about 20-30 minutes before the injection in the area that the patient wants to be injected with Botox, and after the Botox is finished, the doctor can be consulted to assess the situation and go to the clinic about a week after the injection.

The main advantages of Botox:

Botox is one of the injection materials that has many benefits that help in treating many problems because it works to remove wrinkles on the face, forehead and around the eyes. The face area is called the Mokattam area between the eyebrows, as well as the area around the eye and the forehead, so these motor wrinkles are treated through the use of injections, where Botox gives wonderful results that show the freshness of the face and skin, and help eliminate signs of aging.

Because with time, the face loses the elasticity of the skin, which begins to show a lot of expressions, such as smile lines, which are known as motor wrinkles.

There are also permanent lines, and these wrinkles appear directly below the corners of the mouth, and the appearance of the person is grouchy and unhappy

There are also wrinkles in the corners of the mouth, which appear with age

There are also wrinkles in the face area located on both sides of the chin, and they appear due to the loss of face volume, which leads to sagging skin and dry skin .

Also, wrinkles in the chin area appear with the passage of time and age, which is a result of the loss of face volume

It is also used to treat excessive sweating

Because it works to close the nerves that cause excessive excessive sweating under the armpits and palms

It is also used to treat muscle spasms

Where Botox is used to treat motor and involuntary spasms, movement disorders, facial and neck spasms, as well as cases of cerebral palsy and migraine headaches.

Therefore, Botox has become an essential method in the world of cosmetic medicine because of its strong ability to treat many medical problems, such as around the eyes, excessive sweating, treating all hair problems and treating wrinkles in the face.

Botox injections are intended to prevent muscle contraction
(Facial expressions), which cause the appearance of wrinkles with age in order to reduce the signs of skin aging.
This procedure is done for aesthetic purposes.
For women who want to look younger
With the aging of the skin, wrinkles appear in the skin above the front forehead, in the neck area, the lower jaw line, and the sides of the eyes.
The reason is that the collagen tissues and the healthy elasticity of the skin have been damaged over the years

Botox is a substance injected into nerve cells that is extracted from a bacterium called Clostridium botulinum. Injecting Botox into tissues that lie in a layer under the skin leads to stopping the effect of electrical signals transmitted by the nerve to muscle fibers, and therefore the muscle does not contract.
As Botox can correct the damage caused by tissue weakness and muscle contraction in the face.
Most cases of injections are done to treat horizontal wrinkles in the forehead, both sides of the eyes.
Preparation for the injection:
Before performing Botox injections, there is a need for a preliminary meeting, during which the doctor agrees with the patient on the area to be treated, according to:
for skin quality
The amount of wrinkles and the patient’s desire.

The injection is performed under local anesthesia of the skin with an anesthetic cream
Or sometimes without the need for anesthesia.

Injections may be needed in several meetings, when the case requires several areas of the face to be injected.

Patients who are taking medications, especially aspirin or other anti-inflammatory drugs, report this to the doctor.

They may be asked to stop taking these medications for a certain period before the Botox injections.
It is recommended not to drink alcohol for at least a few days before the injection. There is no need for fasting.
Injection procedure:
Dermatologists or plastic surgeons inject Botox.
As mentioned previously, there is not always a need for local anesthesia, and if it is done, it is with a cream that numbs the skin, and slightly reduces the pain from the needle prick.
Later, a thin needle is inserted under the skin of the face in a muscle line, for example in the forehead.

Botox is inserted with a needle into the syringe.

Sometimes a small bleeding may occur in the area where the needle is inserted, which stops within a few minutes.
The procedure takes about 10 minutes.

How is Botox treatment done? ??

Since Botox treatment is only given by injection
Botox treatment can only be done by a specialist doctor.
The injection process is very simple and easy.

First, The doctor applies an anesthetic cream to the area to be injected.
After fifteen minutes, the cream is removed and then very small amounts of Botox are injected only to the place to be treated through a small needle where the procedure takes a few minutes.
There is no need for a recovery period and immediately after the injection it is possible to return to normal activities.
The result of Botox is limited to the injection area and the substance does not move to other places in the body.

• What to expect from Botox treatment.. ??
Like any other cosmetic procedure, The success of the injection also depends on the expectations of it.
The results of the Botox injections appear after 3 or 4 days, and the Botox works for a period of about one to two weeks, so that after that, you must return to the doctor again for observation.
If there is a need to add another
All this can only be done after this period, so it is important to go to see a doctor.

Botox can also erase wrinkles by relaxing the muscles, and it can also raise the eyebrows and upper eyelid by a few millimeters or more.

Botox is usually used for:
Between the eyebrows and the sides of the eyes
While it can be injected to other areas such as:
the neck
the chin
• Is the use of Botox safe..??
Many experiences in the field of cosmetology as well as many years of practice in it have fully proven the safety of using Botox.

Many scientific publications have repeatedly confirmed the high degree of safety of Botox injections..
And the accumulated experience with the use of Botox made it better than any other alternative..
With the right dose and a doctor with great experience.

• Who can not undergo Botox treatment.. ??

Despite the safety and efficacy of Botox
There are people for whom it is not recommended to receive treatment, such as:
pregnant women
Women who plan to become pregnant within six months of receiving treatment
Lactating women
People with muscle and autoimmune diseases.
In addition, Botox treatment is intended for ages from 20 to 80, so that people under the age of 20 or over the age of 80 are not recommended to receive this treatment. It is also recommended not to exercise for 48 hours after Botox treatment.

What are the possible side effects of Botox treatments? ??

Although there are side effects like any medical treatment
But it is important to mention that the incidence of complications is very small and reaches 1%.
Possible side effects may occur:
• Headache.
• Feeling of having the flu.
• Redness or bleeding rarely occurs at the injection site, but if it occurs, it will go away within a few days.

Treatment of some non-cosmetic diseases – including:

1- Botox is used as a treatment for the problem of excessive sweating in the hands, feet and armpits

. 2- It was also found that Botox was successfully used in the treatment of facial and neck spasms, as well as movement disorder diseases.

3- Botox was used to relieve pain in patients with migraine headaches.

4- One of the most important uses of Botox in treating cases around the eye by injecting the strong muscle into the unaffected eye, It has proven success in this field for a long time. And even while using it to treat around the eye, it was noted that it removes the expressive wrinkles in the area of the abasa, Hence, many dermatologists started using it to treat many wrinkles in this area.

Treatment of some cosmetic diseases:

Hence, Botox began to be used by plastic surgeons to treat expressive wrinkles, which are the wrinkles resulting from the movement of the expressive muscles of the face. Botox is injected in known and specific doses into the wrinkle-causing muscle places until it causes a temporary relaxation in them and the effect lasts for a period ranging from 4-6 months. The effect of Botox appears after being injected into the muscles about a week. The more times the muscles are injected, the weaker the muscle will be, and the less wrinkles will appear in the skin. Thus, the time between injections increases.

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