The human face, so full of expression and meaning, sends signals of hope, happiness and fear. With over 40 muscles the human face is the single most important part of the human body. Without which, we would merely exist with little or no understanding of other people’s feelings or intentions, nor would we successfully control our own emotions. Imagine the quality of life if there were no faces. A face is the first thing we see when close enough to a fellow being and it leaves a lasting impression and indication of age, race and health. It is no wonder that many people have turned to Botox, even though it is not cheap, to renew the freshness and youth of years gone by.
Botulinum Toxin Type A or Botox, is a toxin that helps to reduce the effects of aging by reducing the lines around the eyes, mouth, forehead or neck and creating a smoother appearance. Although Botox is a safe and fairly risk free procedure, it is not advisable to just look for cheap Botox, but find a clinic experienced in performing the procedure. Finding an extremely cheap Botox clinic could easily be a sign that the standard of service is not up to scratch.
Botox, when injected into the relevant muscles, prevents the nerves from sending the signal to the muscle for it to contract so the muscle remains in its relaxed state. The potential problem with cheap Botox is that, the clinic offering the cheapest Botox treatment, may not be experienced enough to safely carry out the procedure. Most reputable clinics offering the procedure will not be able to offer extremely cheap Botox treatment, but will probably be competitively priced. Only a clinic and surgeon with experience and of a good reputation should be trusted with such a procedure as it takes skill and a professional hand to properly administer.
The Botox procedure itself is a treatment that is generally very safe. Botox injections are a temporary solution to the permanent symptom of lines or wrinkles. It involves injecting the toxin into the nerves that are responsible for activating the facial muscles in the relevant areas. When the muscles used for smiling are contracted, the skin above them, have a tendency to fold. Over time and with repeated smiling and frowning, the folding skin becomes creased and from then on has the tendency to be even more pronounced during smiling and can even be noticed without smiling. The problems can occur with poor administering of the injection and poor clinic hygiene. So beware of cheap Botox clinics.