Buy Botulax for your patients who have wrinkles on their forehead or the corner of their eyes. The product comes in a sterile, vacuum-dried form, which is then mixed in a solution meant for injection. It contains botulinum toxin Type A, which is a very safe and effective muscle relaxant.
Who are the best candidates?
Botulax is a great product to be used on both male and female patients aged 18 to 64 years old.
Ailments targeted with Botulax
These are just some situations where this product is recommended:
- Glabellar lines visible with maximum frown
- Lateral canthal lines, also known as crow’s feet, seen at maximum smile
How does Botulax work?
This solution contains a substance known as botulinum toxin type A, which is the same kind of substance used in some other muscle relaxing cosmetic products. The medication will temporarily relax the facial muscles, and will then prevent them from wrinkling or creasing the skin. It has been used in medical and cosmetic treatments all over the world for over 20 years, and has a high safety profile with doctors worldwide saying it is highly safe. Botulax is typically used on fine to moderate wrinkles, particularly the top parts of face smoothening out the wrinkles and lines that appear due to frequent smiles and/or frowns. Botulax contains 100 units of clostridium botulinum toxin type A, 0.5mg of human-sourced albumin, and 0.9 mg of sodium chloride.
Botulax should only be applied on patients by qualified medical professionals. The amount and method used will depend on the location and severity of the area to be corrected. For periorbital lines or crow’s feet, the powder is reconstituted and afterwards will be injected bilaterally into three different sites. The first is around 1cm lateral from the bony orbital rim. The other two are then targeted at about 1cm above and below the first injection.
How long does it last?
The actual duration of effects is highly dependent upon the lifestyle and physiology of the patient. However, it has been noted that it can last for 3 to 5 months after injection.
Although this product is generally safe to use on patients, and the material it is based on has been FDA approved for decades, there are certain patients who should not use it. This includes those who:
- Have pre-existing neuromuscular disorders
- Hypersensitivity to any of the components
Other Side Effects
These are some of the more common side effects when using this product:
- Localized pain
These are some more severe but very rare reactions
- Eye movement disorder
- Eyelid ptosis
This is not a full list, check the flyer for a comprehensive list.
Patients are advised to not use makeup on the targeted area for the next few days, and no overexposure to the sun as well. Skin hygiene should still be maintained though, and alcoholic beverages and intensive sports should be put on hold for at least 3 days. Extreme temperatures should also be avoided for up to 15 days after operation.
Cost of Botulax
Botulax averages for around $142 per vial.
Getting rid of wrinkles and folds by relaxing the surrounding muscle has been a tried and tested method for many years now. Botulax leverages this effective method, as well as makes use of the highly-trusted botulinum toxin type A to help patients get rid of crow’s feet and other signs of aging.
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