Frequently Asked Questions
What are injectable, facial wrinkle treatments?
It is a purified protein which is injected into specific muscles in the face to temporarily relax them – softening facial expressions.
Are the wrinkle treatments safe?
Injectable facial wrinkle treatments injections have been used safely for over ten years to treat a different range of other non-cosmetic related issues, thousands of people have received Injectable facial wrinkle treatments treatments for a variety of different conditions and is fast becoming the most popular treatment for reversing the visible signs of ageing.
Do they hurt?
A tiny needle is used to inject a very small amount of Injectable facial wrinkle treatments very precisely into the area into the area in the facial region, you may find a slight discomfort at first but it soon wears off.
What type of treatments are used and where do they come from?
We only use injectable facial wrinkle treatments from a company that is recognised for their range of anti ageing solutions all based on scientific research backed up by clinical evidence. They have also won awards in the healthcare industry for “best injectable product”.
What are dermal fillers?
Dermal Fillers are non-animal, stabilised hyaluronic acids (NASHA). As hyaluronic acid occurs naturally in the body and is present in all living organisms it means that once in the skin, it works together with the body’s own hyaluronic acid and joins forces to create volume. No pre-testing is required and products can be administered without fear of transmitting diseases from animals.
How often do I need them?
The number of units will differ depending on the muscles and the depth of wrinkles, but most people regardless of age need treatments repeated very 3 -12 months sometimes less and sometimes more frequently.
Who can administer them?
The Cosmetic Treatments and Injectables Association (CTIA) has openly set out to challenge the Independent Healthcare Advisory Services (IHAS) to exclude practitioners who aren’t doctors, dentists or registered nurses.
“Always check to ensure your Injectable facial wrinkle treatments treatment provider has received training with Injectable facial wrinkle treatments and is medically qualified and insured to administer the treatment.”
In the UK your Injectable facial wrinkle treatments should only be performed by a qualified Nurse, Doctor, Dentist or Surgeon”