How Botox Fights Wrinkles

Botox has remained one of the best options for treating fine lines and wrinkles for years, and with good reason.Botox In Seattle , Bellevue & Kirkland treatments take very little time to perform, produce minimal discomfort, reduce the appearance of wrinkles, and prevent them from becoming worse.

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The reason why Botox is so effective is because it directly treats the source of wrinkles and fine lines, not just the wrinkles themselves. One of the primary causes of facial wrinkles is strained facial muscles.

Think about how often you use your facial muscles throughout the day and over the course of your life. Over time, these muscles become strained from repetitive use and tend to freeze. This causes the skin above these muscles to form creases that disappear once the muscles relax. These creases can eventually become permanent.

Botox is composed of botulinum toxin type A, a substance that blocks nerve impulses. When Botox is injected into the facial muscles, it temporarily paralyzes them. This provides two important benefits.

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First, Botox allows the muscles to relax so that they are not frozen and can fall back into their natural positions. This helps to smooth away any wrinkles caused by strained muscles. Second, it effectively prevents existing fine lines and wrinkles from becoming worse, which helps to preserve your youthful beauty.

Our expertly trained team at The Gallery of Cosmetic Surgery has provided countless patients with outstanding results from their Botox treatments and can provide you with the care you need to maintain the beauty of your face. Contact us today to schedule a consultation.

Dr. Craig Jonov specializes in plastic surgery of the face, breast, and body and has decades of experience providing the top surgical and non-surgical cosmetic services.