7 facts about botox you might like to know…..

1, Botox is the most popular non surgical cosmetic procedure in the world today.

2, Botox should only be administered by a highly trained Doctor or Surgeon and is available only by prescription.

3,Results appear two to three weeks after Botox injections.  A patient should return to his or her doctor for a follow-up visit or top up about two weeks after the first injection, where they may receive additional treatment to fine tune the appearance.

4, There can be side effects following a Botox injection and although rare may include temporary eyelid droop, swelling, tenderness and bruising around the affected area.

5, Botox injections last between three and six months. A normal  repeat patient will have three treatments per year.

6, The longer you receive Botox injections, the longer the results last. This is because your body gets used to having botox injected and takes longer to expel it from the body.

7, An interesting fact: Scientists aren’t sure why, but 7 percent of people do not respond to Botox at all.

Doctor Richard Downey is on hand with any questions you may have about botox injections. All our consultations are free, without any obligation whatsoever. Two weeks reviews/top ups are free and are included in our prices.