Premier Aesthetics, 35 Brookside Rd, Standish, Wigan WN1 2TZTel: 07913 444 567

Anti Wrinkle Treatments FAQs

  • When injected into the muscle,it blocks a chemical message from the nerve ending to the muscle. This causes temporary paralysis of the treated muscle, which stops movement and hence reduces or stops wrinkles forming. Approximately 3-4 months later the nerve ending re-establishes itself which allows the signal to get through and the muscle moves again, causing wrinkles to re appear.

  • A small number of injections using very fine needles.

  • Discomfort is minimal and no local anaesthetic is needed.

  • Approximately 3-5 days to notice wrinkle reduction, but full results appear in 2-4 weeks.

  • Studies show that results last around 3-4 months.

  • Studies show that results last around 3-4 months.

  • Common problems - headache, eyelid ptosis (droop), redness, swelling, localised muscle weakness, bruising Uncommon problems - infection, dizziness, visual disturbances / double vision.

  • Any person with: - a known history of hypersensitivity to any ingredient in the product - anyone on blood thinning medication (e.g. warfarin, aspirin - treatment with caution) - anyone on certain chemotherapy medications - any bleeding / bruising disorders - pregnant or breastfeeding women - any neurological disorder (e.g. Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone Disease, Myasthenia Gravis).