Neck Botox Treatment
What is Neck anti-wrinkle treatment (Platysmal bands)?
Neck Botox (also known as anti-wrinkle treatment for the neck) is a cosmetic procedure that uses botox (botulinum toxin) to reduce the appearance of wrinkles in the neck. Wrinkles around the neck can be diminished by having anti-wrinkle treatment injected directly into the underlying muscles. This treatment can also help restore a more youthful and revitalised appearance to the skin around the neck. Anti-wrinkle injections to the neck can also be used to smooth out bands of wrinkles that start at the chin and extend all the way up to the collarbone. Platysmal bands, or vertical lines that appear on the sides of the neck, can also be treated with anti-wrinkle treatment to make them less noticeable. The effects of anti-wrinkle treatment in the neck can last for up to four months, and touch-ups are always an option.
Anti-wrinkle injections to the neck are a risk-free and highly effective method for enhancing the appearance and smoothness of the neck. The treatment is non-invasive, has no recovery time, and produces minimal side effects. In comparison to other cosmetic procedures, anti-wrinkle treatment for the neck is less expensive and causes less discomfort when used to enhance the neck’s appearance. Anti-wrinkle treatment injections to the neck can rejuvenate and smooth out the skin for an overall more attractive appearance.
Who can benefit from Neck Botox/platysmal bands anti-wrinkle treatment?
Anyone worried about how their neck looks can benefit from this treatment. The majority of anti-wrinkle treatments are administered to eliminate wrinkles and lines in the neck. It can also be used to help even out skin tone. Patients of any age, including those in their twenties, can benefit from an anti-wrinkle treatment to the neck.
Anyone who has noticed their neck has become loose and sagging or who has developed wrinkles or lines can benefit from getting anti-wrinkle treatment injections in the neck. As we age, our skin loses its elasticity and begins to sag and wrinkle. Injecting anti-wrinkle treatment into the neck can diminish the appearance of wrinkles and improve the texture of the skin. It may slow down the ageing process, making you look younger.
Premature ageing can also be indicated by the development of wrinkles and sagging skin in the neck, which can result from both hereditary and environmental factors (such as exposure to the sun and tobacco use). The visual impact of these signs of ageing can be mitigated through anti-wrinkle treatment injections to the neck.
In conclusion, those who worry about how their neck looks should strongly consider getting anti-wrinkle treatment injections there. Therefore, it can lessen the appearance of wrinkles and sagging skin, improve skin tone, and even slow down the ageing process. People whose genetics or lifestyle have given them a less-than-desirable neck profile may also benefit from this procedure.
What to expect from your Neck Botox/platysmal bands anti-wrinkle treatment appointment?
The consultation you receive from one of our doctors during your neck botox/ anti-wrinkle treatment appointment will be comprehensive. Dr Yasmin, Yosra or Amina will examine your neck and take into account your goals for wrinkle and line reduction when making this determination. Any risks or side effects that could develop will also be discussed.
The procedure of Neck Botox treatment
The professional will administer the anti-wrinkle treatment injections to precise points in your neck. After the injection, you may experience minor swelling, redness or bruising, but this should subside shortly.
Before and after photos will be done too to document your progress with the treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does the Neck Botox/anti-wrinkle treatment procedure take?
The neck botox/platysmal bands anti-wrinkle treatment procedure itself is relatively quick and painless, requiring only a few injections into the targeted areas. It is important to note that there is no downtime associated with neck anti-wrinkle treatment, and the patient can go about their daily activities immediately after the procedure. The results of the treatment may take up to two weeks to become visible, as the anti-wrinkle treatment needs time to take effect.
How quickly can I see the effects of a Neck Botox/ anti-wrinkle treatment?
The effects of the neck botox/ anti-wrinkle treatment can vary, but typically results can be seen within a few days of the procedure (4-10 days). Most people start to notice an improvement in their lines and wrinkles from day 4 and enjoy the results for 3 months onwards.
How long does Neck Botox/ anti-wrinkle treatment last for?
With regular maintenance, your neck botox/ anti-wrinkle treatment results should last up to 4 months or longer. After this time, it is recommended to schedule an appointment with your professional to touch up the area, as well as discuss any changes in your desired aesthetic.
What are the most common side effects of Neck Botox/ anti-wrinkle treatment?
Some people experience small spots of bruising where the medicine has been injected. The small bruising can usually be easily covered up by make-up and usually disappears within 1 – 2 weeks.
Does Neck Botox/ anti-wrinkle treatment hurt?
The Neck Botox treatment is relatively painless to a minimal level of discomfort. The injections are so small and shallow, they usually don’t cause more than a slight sting. The area may feel tender or slightly sore afterwards, but this usually fades quickly. Some people may also experience mild bruising at the injection site, but this is usually temporary.
Is a review appointment included in the price?
All treatments include a 2-week review appointment to check the progress of your treatment and make sure you are happy with the results. Before and after photos are usually taken to see the progress made.