Benefits of Botox

Benefits of Botox

POSTED BY brant ON June 14, 2022, 7:29 am

Botox is injected into the skin to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles caused by muscle contractions. These wrinkles develop over time due to repetitive facial movements like laughing, smiling, and frowning. Botox Cosmetic is FDA-approved to treat crow’s feet, forehead lines and frown lines.

Reduces Wrinkles

Botox is an injectable treatment that can reduce the appearance of wrinkles on the face. It reduces muscle contractions that lead to wrinkles. When injected, Botox blocks the nerve signals that tell your facial muscles to contract. As a result, your face appears more relaxed and youthful, with wrinkles diminished.

Improves Skin Firmness

If you have issues with skin elasticity, botox may help. The injections relax the muscles that cause wrinkles, and this can help restore skin’s firmness.

Minimizes Fine Lines

Fine lines are a natural part of the aging process. However, they can also be caused by other factors, such as smoking, sun exposure, and drinking alcohol. Botox treatments can temporarily minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Botox injections work by weakening muscles in the treated area, preventing the formation of fine lines. We recommend regular treatments to maintain results.

Remedy for TMJ Disorder

Botox can be used to treat TMJ disorder. This treatment is used to relax the jaw muscles and reduce tension in the jaw. For many patients, Botox treatment can reduce pain and improve their quality of life.

Relief from Bruxism

Botox is most effective for lessening or eliminating bruxism when administered at bedtime. The toxin is injected directly into the jaw muscles, blocking the neurotransmitter acetylcholine. Without the ability to send signals for the muscles to contract, jaw clenching and grinding can lessen or stop altogether.

At Kennedy Heights Dental Centre, we strive to provide our patients with a positive and relaxing experience. If you’re ready to experience the best dental care, please contact us at 778.438.2084. or visit us at 11960 88 Ave, Delta, BC V4C 3C8. 

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