Anti Wrinkle Treatment comes in many forms. The most common is using prescription medication known as Botulinum Toxin Type A which you will probably readily know as a brand name such as Botox ® (Vistabel), Dysport ® (Azzalure) and Xeomin ® (Bocouture) to name a few.
In our bury clinic we use different brands of Botulinum Toxin depending on our patients wishes. The most common brand we are asked for is Azzalure ® but essentially all brands are the same toxin manufactured by different companies. Botox is the most commonly used name to describe the toxin and Botox Treatment. Botox has been used in the medical field for over 20 years.
We know that there are many therapists who are not medically qualified who administer Botox. Whilst this is not illegal at present the law in relation to aesthetic treaments is changing. We welcome regulation and limiting the administration of prescription medication to be left to medically qualified personel for safety reasons. At Light Touch Aesthetics our staff are Level 7 Advanced Nurse Practitioners who are also prescribers. You can be assured that the anti wrinkle products injected are prescription medication compliant with UK Law.
As Botox treatment is prescribed you will need to have a consultation on your first visit when our advanced nurse prescribers will discuss the various anti wrinkle treatment option available to you. If you have Botox treatment at the clinic you do not need further consultations prior to future treatments as long as nothing has changed.
Botox when administered correctly is not painful due to the size of the very fine needle used to administer the product. Botox longevity depends on the patient. It generally lasts between 4 - 6 months however this can be shorter or longer. Normally results start to show between 2 -3 days post treatment with the fuller effect showing between weeks 2 - 3 .
Botox works by relaxing the muscles at the injection site. It is used in millions of treatments each week across the world and is very safe when administered by a qualified medical professional.
Botox is commonly used in three areas of the face to relax fine lines and wrinkles. The Glabella better known as your frown lines. The 11 lines between your eyes and Crow’s feet which appear around the eyes. Botox is an effective treatment to relax superficial wrinkles that manifest when you move your face.
Botox treatment at our clinic in Bury is practically painless. You can go about your day normally after treatment subject to a few limitations that allow the product to work effectively. These will be discussed as part of your aftercare.
If you are breastfeeding or a pregnant mum to be Botox treatment is not suitable. If you are pregnant speak to us as we have some other amazing alternatives that you will love.
Hyperhidrosis is a common condition that effects the lives of hundreds of people. The condition causes uncontrollable heavy sweating mainly in the armpits, hands and feet although it may occur all over the body. Hyperhydrosis can be successfully treated using Botox which can prevent the sweating at source.
There are many treatments to prevent fine lines and wrinkles. Your first visit will include a consultation during which we will be able to discuss all the options available. Botox is the most well known of these treatments.Book Now
Botulinum Type A toxin can be injected in many parts of the body depending on the type of treatment. Most commonly it is used in the superficial muscles of the face as an anti wrinkle treatment.
We are often aske How long does Botox last ? The answer entirely depends on your individual body and how it absorbs the toxin but in most cases you will see the effects for 9 - 12 weeks post treatment.
How much does Botox cost at The Light Touch Aesthetics Clinic in Bury? We have a simple pricing structure and offer incredibly good value for money when compared to any other clinics. 3 areas of Botox / Azzalure / Boccature starts at only £139. You will be hard pushed to find a cheaper treatment delivered by Level 7 trained nurses. Your treatment is in safe hands at our clinic.
Botox can be used to treat migraines very successfuly when administered by a medical professional. Our level 7 trained nurse prescribers can discuss your symptoms during a consultation and may prescribe Botox treatment for migraines.
there are a number of Botulinum Toxin treatments available under different brand names. Each is a prescription medication in the UK and this should be you primary concern when seeking anti wrinkle injectables. Our medically trained and experienced Aesthetic Nurse Prescribers have a wealth of experience to ensure your treatment is effective and most importantly delivered safely.
The Botulinum Toxin splits the proteins that are needed for activation of the nerves at the injection site and surrounding area. It binds to specific nerve neurotransmitters - acetylcholine. In doing so the toxin is bound to the neural transmitters that communicate with the attached muscles preventing them from contracting. Wrinkles cause by contracted muscles / skin are then smoothed and relaxed.
Botox is used as a cosmetic injection for treating wrinkles and lines in the skin. It has a number of uses but it is most commonly found used for cosmetic purposes. Our patients botox before and after pictures show them visible results. All of our bodies are different and resultsvary from person to person.
Botox Crow’s feet is entirely possible after a consultation. It is a great product for treating fine lines around the eyes commonly known as crows feet. There are numerous other treatments that may also be suitable to help treat crow’s feet around the eyes, however, botulinum toxin is probably the most popular.
Many of our patients jump on Google or other popular search engines and type Botox near me? or Botox in Bury… You may have even landed here having done just the same? Most of our business comes from word of mouth recommendation… The Light Touch Aesthetics Clinic is Bury’s best kept secret. With 3 areas at £139 its hardly suprising everyone tells their friends !!
Botox has approval for treating crows feet ,forehead lines in addition to glabellar lines. Dysport is approved only for glabellar lines. Generally they are a similar style of toxin.
Commonly mistaken by patients Dysport (a brand name) and Azzalure are one and the same. Approved for use in the UK over 10 years ago Azzalureis our preferred treatment due to the results we see in the short and longer term on a regular basis when used to treat our patients at our Bury clinic.
Dermal Filler is a medical aesthetic product derived from Hyaluronic Acid a naturally occuring substance in the body. Restylane®, Juvederm Ultra®, Teosyal®, Perlane® and Belotero® are all brand names for Hyaluronic acid based dermal fillers.
Dermal fillers are a temporary filler lasting 7 - 9 months that is injected under the skin . The Hayaluronic Acid has the effect of smoothing out lines and deeper wrinkles of the face and body . Hyaluronic acid is found naturally in the body and it is this substance that is used to great effect smoothing lines and wrinkles.
Dermal fillers each differ and this is most noticeable in the thickness of the filler. Our experience trained medical aestheticians will use the correct type of filler depending on the area being filled. Fillers are most commonly used in the face and for Lip Enhancement.
Lip fillers are the same as described above. At our Bury Clinic we offer a virtually painless lip filler service including a dental block which makes the experience pleasant. Dermal Lip Fillers are hugely popular with our clients offering you a new gorgeous pout at a very reasonable price. Lip enhancement has no downtime so you can carry on with your day after treatment.
Lip and facial enhancement treatments using fillers are hugely popular as they give instant results with little or no downtime. We use only the highest quality Hyaluronic Acid Fillers from trusted brands. You know youBook Now
Polydioxanone better know as PDO thread has been used in the medicine for decades. Better know as the same material that disolvable sutures are made from. This is the cutting edge of medical aesthetic treatments and one that we perform at Light Touch Aesthetics in Bury. PDO Thread lifting gives excellent results for skin lifitng and tightening in numerous areas of the face and body. This is the latest treatment for skin rejuvenation with immediate visible results.
PDO threads encourage the body to naturally produce collagen, hyaluronic acid and elastin in the insertion site. All three of these substances are found naturally in the body and work to tighten and firm the skin. This gives a natural lift which can last up to 2 years. PDO threads are a great alternative to a surgical lift.
Everyone has questions about their Aesthetic treatment and what look they wish to achieve. If you have a question? take a look at our FAQ’s PAGE as many questions are answered there . If you would still like to have a chat please call us on 07391 626535 or you can use this form to send an email enquiry.