Guide to Botoxi
Anti wrinkle injection Safety:
Anti wrinkle Injections – INDICATIONS AND USAGE Anti wrinkle Injections Cosmetic is an acetylcholine release inhibitor and a neuromuscular blocking agent indicated for:
Temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe glabellar lines associated with corrugator and/or procerus muscle activity in adult patients. Temporary improvement in the appearance of moderate to severe lateral canthus lines associated with orbicularis oculi activity in adult patients. Anti wrinkle Injections s not recommended for use in children younger than 18 years of age.
Who can use Anti wrinkle Injections?
Anti wrinkle Injections is suitable for most people. However, Anti wrinkle Injections should not be used in or near areas where there is or has been a skin disease, inflammation or skin related problems. Anti wrinkle Injections injections have not been tested in pregnant or breastfeeding women, individuals with medical conditions that lower the body’s immune response or individuals undergoing immunosuppressive therapy may be more prone to infection by a skin injection procedure.
When is Anti wrinkle Injections not recommended?
While Anti wrinkle Injections is quite safe, it’s used is not indicated for patients who are:
- Breast Feeding
- Neuromuscular disorders as Myasthenia gravis
- Patients on Warfarin
What Should I Tell My Doctor Before Having Anti wrinkle Injections?
It is highly recommended that you tell your doctor about all your medical conditions, including if you:
- Have a disease that affects your muscles and nerves (such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis [ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease], myasthenia gravis or Lambert-Eaton syndrome).
- Have allergies to any botulinum toxin product
- Had any side effect from any botulinum toxin product in the past.
- Have or have had a breathing problem, such as asthma or emphysema.
- Have or have had swallowing problems.
- Have or have had bleeding problems.
- Have plans to have surgery.
- Had surgery on your face.
- Have weakness of your forehead muscles, such as trouble raising you eyebrows.
- Have drooping eyelids.
- Have any other change in the way your face normally looks.
- Have symptoms of a urinary tract infection (UTI) and are being treated for
- Symptoms of a urinary tract infection may include pain or burning with
urination, frequent urination, or fever.
- Have problems emptying your bladder on your own and are being treated for
- Are pregnant or plan to become pregnant. It is not known if Anti wrinkle
Injections can harm your unborn baby.
- Are breastfeeding or plan to breastfeed. It is not known if Anti wrinkle
Injections passes into breast milk.
Are there any side effects of Anti wrinkle Injections?
Allergic reactions related to Anti wrinkle Injections are extremely rare. Millions of procedures are performed in the UK alone and most of the common side effects are related to the injection itself.
You may see some redness, swelling, itching; tenderness and bruising after the injection and this will wear off after the procedure.
Contraindications for Anti wrinkle Injections please do not use Anti wrinkle Injections in these cases:
Allergies to Gram +ve bacterial proteins or lidocaine.
Infected skin area e.g. cold sores.
Cautioned use is advised in pregnancy, breastfeeding, and when taking anticoagulants.
Anti wrinkle Injection Post-Treatment Recommendations
In order to assure that your treatment is successful and you get all of its benefits, please follow these recommendations:
Avoid high-intensity exercise immediately
Avoid touching/rubbing areas injected
Avoid heavy alcohol consumption on the same day
Avoid hot environments on the same day (Sauna/Steam rooms/Hot bath)
Full effect will be at around 1 week duration of action 6-18 months (Depending on product)