Botox Treatment: meaning, injections, usefulness, side effects, price, procedure and more

21 Feb, 2022

When we talk about cosmetic procedures, one of the most talked about treatments is Botox. Botox, also called Botulinum toxin in scientific language, is a neurotoxic protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and related species.  It is a natural protein which is used in the treatment to fade away  lines caused by hyperactive muscles. The skin lines can be across eyebrows, lips and other facial areas. 

The Protein is injected in the skin which spreads under the skin layer and helps in reduction of fine lines and wrinkles and gives a younger and beautiful looking skin. 

What are Botox Injections? 

Botox injections are natural proteins which are injected in the skin to reduce the appearance of facial lines and wrinkles. The treatment is also used to treat neck spasms (cervical dystonia), excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis), an overactive bladder and lazy eye.  The Botox injections are also helpful in prevention of chronic migraines.

When to Take Botox treatment?

Well, the treatment is a famous cosmetic procedure used worldwide. Generally people above 30 go for botox to reduce the fine lines and wrinkles caused by aging. While there is no age specified for the treatment, many reports suggest that people can take the treatment once they start seeing visible lines and wrinkles. This will also prevent the aging effects from growing deep down and easier to fade. 

Botox Treatment Price In India?

Botox price in India can range between 7,000-21,000 INR as per the session and needed dosage. 

Botox Treatment Side-effects

Botox are natural proteins therefore they are harmless and are medically certified procedures with no harmful or long-term side effects. However, every individual is advised to read guidelines and benefits of the procedure before going for the treatment. 

After the treatment, a person may find  Possible side effects and complications including- 

  • Pain, swelling or bruising at the injection site.

  • Headache or flu-like symptoms.

  • Droopy eyelid or cockeyed eyebrows.

  • Crooked smile or drooling.

  • Eye dryness or excessive tearing.

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