Botox injection is widely known for a temporary diminishing fine lines and wrinkles on the face. It is used by most dermatologists around the globe. But in today’s era, Botox is also used to reduce the muscle size in the calves (posterior lower legs) and masseter muscles (jawline area). This new technique for slimmer V Shape using botox is one of the top choice for people who don’t want to undergo surgery.
DRK Botox treatment procedure are necessary to ensure safety for the patient. They will review your medical history if you are suitable for botox injection. DRK doctors will then examine the jawline or the area where the injection site will be and measure the right amount of botox needed to achieve the desired result.
***BEFORE BOTOX VSHAPE INJECTION***
I have big jaw muscle that cause my face to look wide and square. I wanted to get rid of this big jaw to achieve the slimmer Vshape face
There will be 3 to 4 injections of Botulinum toxin per side of the jaw area or masseter muscles. An ice pack will be placed on the injection site for about 15-20mins before injecting to numb the area as anesthetic effect.
After the treatment, laying down or bending down is not allowed for about 4 hours to prevent headache. Specific after care instructions will be provided by DRK. Chewing might be advisable after.
There is no downtime for Botox injection, there is no significant swelling or bruising. There are no restrictions in your activity, you can continue doing your normal routine as usual.
***AFTER BOTOX VSHAPE INJECTION***
It takes about 4-6 weeks to see the difference, the maximum result will be seen for about 2 to 3month depending on the size of the jawline muscles and will last usually for 6 months long to one year and a half. Though you might feel a bit softer jawline when you bite in the first week. Top up treatments every 6 to 12 months are recommended to maintain the result.