Botox brow lifts are becoming increasingly popular as an easy and quick way to make the face look more youthful.
What is a Botox Brow Lift? Benefits Compared to Traditional Brow Lifts:
A botox brow lift is a non-surgical cosmetic treatment to lift the brow using botox. A botox brow lift is an alternative to the surgical browlift. It is ideal for those who want to avoid invasive surgery, have less recovery time while also being very cost-effective and having to avoid paying upfront. In addition, although surgical brow lifts are generally quite safe, a botox brow lift has less risks involved. Lastly, botox brow lifts can delay to need to have a surgical brow lift in the future. A botox brow lift can achieve:
You Might be a Candidate for a Botox Brow Lift if:
Although botox brow lifts can be performed on just about anyone, there are certain factors that make you a particularly good candidate:
How Does a Botox Brow Lift Work?
Botox is injected into the muscles that are responsible for pulling the eyebrow down. This weakens the muscles and the result is that eyebrows are lifted. A botox brow lift lifts up the brows by a few millimeters.
What Can you Expect?
Typically, patients will not experience any side effects. Some patients may experience hypersensitivity at the injection site, which may result in light bleeding. However, the most common side effect is bruising. In this case, makeup can be used to hide it. The treatment only lasts a few minutes. Anesthesia is not generally used as patients typically only experience very mild discomfort.
How Long Does a Botox Brow Lift Last?
Patients can expect botox brow lifts to last typically between three and six months.
If you are looking for more information on botox brow lifts, contact Dr. Asif Pirani. He is an expert plastic surgeon and is board certified by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.