Botox is a pure protein that is widely used to reduce muscle contraction on your face and neck area, which in fact is the main cause of wrinkles. The treatment takes around 10 – 30 minutes by injecting the Botulinum A into your skin. Within 2 – 3 days results will start showing and the treatments lasts up to 4-6 months.
Botox is used to reduce wrinkles on your forehead, between your eyebrows, eyes, and other wrinkled areas on the face which also includes the neck area. Other than the use of Botulinum for wrinkles it can also be used to reduce sweat in the underarm area and also reduce your body odor.
No intake of medications in the following groups at least for 1 – 2 weeks prior to the treatment. Medications includes NSAIDS, Vitamin E, Fish Oil and any medicines that consists of Ginkgo extract.
Avoid massaging or applying pressure on the treated area for at least a week.
Treatments using Botulinum A can be done every 4-6 months and it is recommended that is done with these other treatments for best results, treatments includes; Injectable Fillers, SygmaLift, and Floracel.
Botox treatment price starts from 5,000 baht. This treatment includes Botulinum Toxin approved by Food and Drug Administration as follows.
1. Botox (Allergan, USA): 300 baht per unit.
2. Dysport (Ipsen, UK): 250 baht per unit.
3. Neuronox (Medytox, Korea): 200 baht per unit.