Tag Archives: Botox

WHEN BOTOX GOES WRONG

Seen some celebs with a startled expression? That surprised look isn’t normal, and happens when doctors over-inject. Complications from too much Botox can include drooping eyelids, when injections are too low on the brow, or a frozen forehead, from excess … Continue reading

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THE BOTOX PEN

Traditionally, Botox is administered via a needle, but Juvapen is the newest way to get a jab of the wrinkle-smoother. In the shape of a pen, the instrument is a mini-motorised syringe, which means injections are more accurate than ever … Continue reading

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MORE BESIDES WRINKLES

Although Botox is best known as an anti-wrinkle jab, in 2015, half of its sales were for non-cosmetic uses, including excessive sweating, where it blocks the nerves that supply sweat glands. It’s also good for controlling incontinence and easing migraines. … Continue reading

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LOOK FAB, NOT FROZEN

An experienced practitioner will know how much Botox to inject, so you look natural. The key is to use smaller amounts spread over the skin’s surface, commonly known as Babytox or Microtox. This way, you’re relaxing muscles rather than paralysing … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY BOTOX!

AS BOTOX CELEBRATES ITS 15TH ANNIVERSARY, I AM SHARING MY ULTIMATE GUIDE TO THE YOUTH-BOOSTING TREATMENT… Most famous for its wrinkle- smoothing abilities, the cosmetic treatment was first approved back in 2002 to help eradicate frown lines between the brows. Since … Continue reading

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No Sweat!

Did you know you could treat excessive perspiration – with Botox? One treatment will give guaranteed results and protection from embarrassing sweating within 2 days… and results should last six up to 12 months. Botox injections are a fast, safe … Continue reading

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The Trend for Face Tightening

There are many things that make us look older but sagging skin is one of the main bugbears of ageing, particularly when it affects the face.  Non-surgical skin tightening procedures have been rapidly growing in popularity and are set to … Continue reading

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ASK LESLEY: ‘How do I tighten sagging jowls because I don’t want major surgery?’

 The major concern is that surgical facelifts can involve general anaesthesia as well as needing considerable time for recovery, so it is good news that cosmetic surgery procedures have devised some treatments which don’t need as much downtime. The first … Continue reading

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PATCHWORK MAGIC

 A new flu patch has been developed that could replace the dreaded flu jab. The stick on patch carries 100 microneedles that you cannot feel which delivers the vaccine and dissolves into the skin. These microneedle patches are already being … Continue reading

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NO SWEAT

I suffer from sweaty feet and it’s very embarrassing during the hot weather. Can you suggest anything to help? There are over 250,000 sweat glands in our feet producing up to half cup of sweat a day. Excessive sweaty feet … Continue reading

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