Frown lines can make us appear more angry and tired than we feel. When we squint, look surprised, look angry, strain at a computer screen or raise our eyebrows, muscle movement causes frown lines to appear.
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Frequently Asked Questions
What are frown lines?
Frown lines, also referred to as “11” lines, are the distinctive vertical creases observed between the eyebrows and on the forehead.. They are caused by repetitive facial muscle movements, particularly when frowning or squinting.
How to get rid of frown lines?
Anti-wrinkle injections are highly effective in the treatment of frown lines. These injections temporarily relax the muscles that cause frown lines, leading to a smoother appearance.
Does the procedure hurt?
In short, no. The needles we use are very high quality and very thin. A small scratch is usually all that's felt.
How long does the procedure take?
The procedure itself is quick and easy taking only 5mins. The assessment and consultation take about 10-15mins before this.
What are the potential risks or side effects?
Common side effects may include temporary redness, swelling, bruising, or tenderness at the treatment site. These are usually minimal and resolve of their own accord very quickly.
Can anti-wrinkle injections get rid of deep frown lines?
Yes. They can be effective in reducing the appearance of deep frown lines. The injection works by temporarily relaxing the muscles that contribute to the formation of frown lines, resulting in a smoother appearance. There will be cases where the total reduction in the appearance of the frown lines isn't possible.
How can I reduce frown lines?
Protect your skin from the sun by wearing sunscreen with a high SPF.
Avoid repetitive facial expressions that contribute to the formation of frown lines.
Stay hydrated and maintain a healthy lifestyle with a balanced diet.
Use skincare products that contain retinol or other ingredients known to promote collagen production and reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
Are frown lines permanent?
Frown lines can be either temporary or permanent, depending on various factors such as age, genetics, and lifestyle. Temporary frown lines may disappear with time or through the use of cosmetic treatments like those mentioned above
How long does the treatment last?
Typically 3-4 months.
What's the most effective treatment?
The most effective treatment for frown lines can vary depending on individual factors, preferences, and the severity of the frown lines. Your doctor will indicate the best procedure for you, according to many factors