The Hampshire Face & Laser Clinic, Portsmouth, Hampshire
Botox® - Botuline Toxin type A
Botox®, is the popular wrinkle softening treatment approved for cosmetic use in 2006 under the
brand name Botuline Toxin type A®. Safe and straightforward, treatments can be used
alongside other treatments such as dermal fillers to achieve an extremely youthful result.
Botuline Toxin type A® is injected into to the dynamic facial muscles responsible for the
creation of wrinkles. Botox® relaxes these facial muscles and keep them from contracting to restore a more youthful appearance.
We only use authentic Botuline Toxin type A® to give long lasting results.
Beware of low priced clinics as they frequently use a weaker, lower strength version that will need 'topping-up' much more often.
What can Botox® be used for?
The most popular areas to treated are: frown lines between the eyes, forehead lines, crows feet and laughter lines
Botox® can also be used for softening lower face lines around the nose, mouth, jawline, neck and even
Botox® can also be used to reduce excessive perspiration (hyperhydrosis) and treatments are extremely effective, quickly
reducing this sometimes embarrassing condition.
A consultation will be done by a prescribing professional prior to treatment and the most appropriate procedure for your individual
requirements will be
discussed. Your skin will be examined carefully to ensure that the ideal treatment is provided to achieve the best possible result.
The Botox® procedure is very straightforward. Injections relax the muscles responsible for wrinkles and the number needed varies as it is
determined by your individual requirements. A cold pack is available to reduce the sensation. The whole procedure is normally completed in