With more than 20 years of effective treatments, Botox® Cosmetic has become North America’s most popular physician-administered cosmetic treatment for erasing those stark signs of aging, dynamic wrinkles being one of them. Dynamic wrinkles can form easily over the years throughout the face, causing deep-set lines to appear and weigh down your entire facial appearance and expression. But what are dynamic wrinkles and how can Botox® Cosmetic treatments erase them? Here’s everything you need to know about eliminating dynamic wrinkles with Botox® Cosmetic.

What Are Dynamic Wrinkles?

Dynamic wrinkles are deep-set lines that form over time as a result of repeated expressions that cause certain facials muscles to contract. For example, frowning or even squinting can be classified as actions that can cause dynamic wrinkles to form. Over the years, with the repetitiveness, these lines can begin to really weigh down a person’s entire facial appearance, resulting in a permanent looking frown or crow’s feet.

Where Do Dynamic Wrinkles Usually Form?

Aside from the eye area and frown line, dynamic wrinkles can emerge around the mouth, and all along the forehead as lines commonly form here as we express ourselves.

How Can Botox® Cosmetic Help?

Botox cosmetic is a purified protein that is injected into the muscles beneath the targeted area of treatment. With a simple treatment, Botox® Cosmetic works to visibly smooth out lines – even stubborn ones that are deep-set such as dynamic ones are.

Do Botox® Cosmetic Treatments Hurt?

As Botox® Cosmetic is injected, it can produce a slight sensation similar to a bug bite. But it produces little to no pain for most patients and it requires little downtime afterward.

Are Results Immediate?

In most cases, results become visible over the span of the next few days following treatment. For some, it can take approximately two weeks for the Botox® Cosmetic injections to fully come into effect. And once you do, you’ll notice beautiful, smooth looking results.

How Long Does the Botox® Cosmetic Treatment Last?

The length of time that the Botox® Cosmetic treatment lasts will vary for each individual. But usually they continue to last up to four months.

When you’re ready to shed those deep dynamic wrinkles with Botox® Cosmetic, contact us at the Ottawa Skin Clinic. With expert staff, the latest cosmetic advancements and a welcoming, comfortable atmosphere, we can provide what you need you gain back that youthful glow.