Botox® is indicated for patients who start having wrinkles or for patients who already have them installed. Scientific studies have shown that the use of botulinum toxin is highly favorable for temporarily reducing the function of facial muscles that produces wrinkles. This treatment is benefitial for men and women who want a youthful appearance and a relaxed and refreshed face. It is ideal to undergo the treatment when the first wrinkles appear.
Before during the treatment, Dr Frisari makes a careful assessment of the gestures and the facial harmony of her patients. The procedure, in trained hands, is simple and painless. It requires no anesthesia and lasts about 30 minutes. Then, patients can immediately return to their activities. Changes are noticeable after approximately 48 hours.
Botox® is a registered trademark of Allergan.
The FDA approved the use of botulinum toxin for the cosmetic treatment of facial wrinkles.