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Beauty injections

Beauty injections in Kiev

Beauty injections - is a method which aims to eliminate facial wrinkles using botulinum toxin. Botulinum toxin, produced by the microorganism Clostridium botulinum in large doses can cause severe illness – botulism, exerting on the body neuroparalitical impact. In addition to Beauty injections in aesthetic medicine injections (shots) of are used. The specialists of "DD clinic" offer residents, visitors their services in conducting the therapy. Our doctors have extensive clinical experience in the field of aesthetic medicine, which allows not only to resolve individual problems, but a comprehensive approach to their solution, presenting a combination of the innovative dentistry and cosmetology in their daily practice. You can easily trust our experts to solve any aesthetic problems to be healthy and beautiful!

Preparations for botulinum therapy

Botulinum therapy is provided with synthesized, purified botulinum toxin type A in low doses, which is valid only locally (injection), without exerting a general influence on the body. The market for cosmetic botulinum toxin presents with drugs such as Beauty injections (USA) and (France). They differ in the amount of albumin included in the structure, auxiliary substances (sodium chloride - Beauty injections, lactose -). is able to diffuse to the neighboring areas, so when used correctly this allows for a more natural result, and Beauty injections works only where was held the injection. Also many doctors in their practice note that you need more units of than Beauty injections to achieve the result. In addition, the effect of the introduction of can be seen sooner than with Beauty injections.

In addition to these drugs are registered in Ukraine the drug Neuronox (Korea), as well as the new generation product Xeomin (Germany), which unlike its predecessors is highly purified and does not contain proteins that can cause allergic reactions.

In addition to this products on the market for botulinum therapy, there is a drug Lantox (China), containing in the composition gelatin instead of albumin. This botulinum toxin is widely used in Asian countries for more than 20 years, analogue of Nasonex, but the most popular are still Beauty injections.

Indications for botulinum toxin therapy

Botulinum toxin type A, as neuroparalytic poison, is widely used not only in aesthetic medicine, but also ophthalmology, urology, surgery, neurology. Cosmetologists use "beauty shots" for the correction of the depth of facial wrinkles and it’s eliminate. Beauty injections can be used for:

  • horizontal wrinkles of the forehead;
  • wrinkles between the eyebrows;
  • «crow's feet»;
  • purse-string wrinkles (around the lips);
  • wrinkles puppets (from the corner of his mouth to the edge of the lower jaw);
  • creases on the neck and decollete.

In young patients with Beauty injections, are conducted not only to eliminate already existing wrinkles, but also to prevent the emergence of new.

This therapy is only suitable for fine facial wrinkles, when you need to combine botulinum toxin therapy with other cosmetic manipulations, contour plastic, chemical peels, and in some clinical situations, even with plastic surgery. For correction of wrinkles in the lip area is recommended to take the advice of a dentist, since often their appearance may be associated not only with aging, but decreasing the height of the lower third of the face as a result of tooth loss. Such patients need dental treatment, namely, the right prosthesis, restoring the integrity of the dentition.

Also botulinum toxin therapy is used for correction:

  • position, shape of the eyebrows;
  • the shape of the lips;
  • asymmetry of the face caused by muscular factors;
  • pain dysfunction of TMJ;
  • hypertonicity of masticatory muscles;
  • hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating);
  • blepharospasm;
  • spastic torticollis;
  • spasticity of the muscles of the hand after stroke;
  • of spasticity in children with cerebral palsy from two years old;
  • migraine.

Contraindications for Beauty injections

The botulinum toxin therapy cannot be conducted if you have at the time of the procedure:

  • purulent-inflammatory diseases of maxillofacial region);
  • exacerbation of herpes virus infection;
  • dermatitis of any etiology;
  • fever;
  • decompensated systemic diseases;
  • antibiotics, anticoagulants;
  • tolerance to botulinum toxin;
  • the presence biodegrading fillers (treatment area);
  • pregnancy, lactation.

How does the procedure pass

Botulinum toxin injections are performed using very fine needles of diameter 0.3 mm, so the procedure is virtually painless, requires no anesthesia, but if necessary, a special gel or cream for application anesthesia is applied on the skin. Injections are made intramuscularly deep into the muscle, which led to the formation of wrinkles. Botulinum therapy can only correct wrinkles. Removed increased tone of the muscle, temporarily blocks the transmission of neuro-muscular mulsow, which leads to relaxation of muscle fibre and smoothing wrinkles.

Excretion of the drug from the tissues is individually, can vary from 2-3 to 8-12 months, which requires repeated treatments over time. There is also a tolerance to the botulinum toxin, especially when the man had a previously botulism or Beauty injections have been used for medical reasons. The effect of the procedure comes from a few days to two weeks and depends on the individual characteristics of the organism.

Possible complications after the procedure

Possible complications after the procedure may be the appearance of hematomas (bruises), spot traces of prick marks, which disappear for 3-4 days. There may be some swelling, pain, reduce sensitivity in the area of injections. Common side effects can be headache, nausea, flu-like condition. In addition, the drugs for botulinum toxin therapy, containing in its composition protein, can cause allergic reactions. With the appearance of these and any other symptoms you should contact a doctor for advice.

Immediately after injection of Beauty injections, it is recommended not to lie, not to sleep (3-4 hours). You should not touch your face at the site of injection with the hands to avoid infection and also apply makeup (concealer, powder, blush). The first week you should refuse to visit the baths, saunas, swimming pools, gym, Solarium, swimming in the open water. Before sun exposure – use sunscreen. The first two weeks it is necessary to abandon physiotherapy, and aggressive cosmetic procedures such as peels, massage, etc. Specialists of “DD clinic” will help you to choose professional cosmetic for home care.».