Bunny lines refer to the diagonal wrinkles or lines that form around the nose bridge. Like many expression lines, they can occur naturally if someone wrinkles their nose regularly when laughing or during the aging process.
To test if you have bunny lines, you can try to smile or scrunch up / crinkle your nose, similar to what a bunny or rabbit does (hence the name, bunny lines).
For the treatment of dynamic wrinkles, or those caused by repetitive facial movements, Cosmetic Botox is the first choice for crow's feet, forehead lines and wrinkles. Botox is the most effective way to smooth the skin and reduce the appearance of wrinkles.
Botox injections act as inhibitors that block the regular muscle movements that cause facial expressions. Because many facial wrinkles, including bunny lines, are caused by constantly contracting muscles, blocking this signal can minimize the appearance of these wrinkles. In this case, the overactive nasalis muscle is targeted.
Just like when Botox injections are used elsewhere, they help to relax the muscles responsible for bunny wrinkles and help you look smoother and younger. This treatment involves using a small amount of Botox on each side of the nose to smooth out the bunny's wrinkles.
From bunny lines to other types of wrinkles like frown lines and crow's feet, botox wrinkle injections can help reduce the appearance of different types of wrinkles and fine lines as well as prevent them from forming or worsening. Wrinkle injections can reduce movement in the area, allowing the skin to gradually regain its natural appearance, smoothing out any lines or wrinkles that have formed.
Botox is injected into both sides of the nose using extremely tiny needles. Usually only 2 injection points are needed, and it feels like small ant bites.
Before injection, Dr. Edwin will discuss with you the dosage and points of injection for the best results.
The injection area will be "iced" to reduce discomfort as well as bruising.
You are still able to continue your normal activities of daily living after the treatment.
Usually, this treatment takes about 5 minutes and there is little to no downtime. Rarely, there may be bruising or swelling which would typically disappear in a few days.
How much Botox is required for Bunny Line botox?
Depending on the severity of bunny lines, Dr Edwin may recommend between 2 to 6 units of botox on each side of the nose, i.e a total of 4 to 12 units of botox.
How long does Bunny Line Botox results last for?
Results take between 3 to 10 days to appear and will usually last for around 4 to 6 months depending on the dosage of botox injected.
What are the side effects of Bunny Line Botox?
Post treatment, some patients may sometimes experience slight bruising or swelling. These are mild and will subside after several days.
Rest assured, botox does not damage the nose or affect one's ability to breathe.
Jaw slimming Botox is popular injectable treatment where the jaw muscles are treated with Botox injections to reduce the muscle size and create a slimming effect of the jawline. The V shaped face trend is surging in popularity in Asia and improving the appearance of a squarish face is seen as more attractive.
The discomfort of Jaw botox is minimal and the treatment takes between 5 to 10 minutes. The results of jaw slimming with botox will start to appear gradually over the next 1 month. Patients can resume their normal activities the day after treatment, and any redness or swelling will subside usually in the next few hours. In the rare event there is bruising, bruises may last for up to 7 days. Full results will take about a month to appear, but will begin to show after the second week. This is because the muscles will begin to relax and become smaller, creating a smoother, slimmer appearance.
After Jaw Botox, patients can resume their normal activities the next day. The jaw slimming effect of the botox treatment will last between 4 to 6 months, depending on the dosage and amount of botox injected. The size of the jaw muscle as well as muscle activity may also influence how long botox lasts for. Before the procedure, the doctor will ask the patient about their goals and expectations. In some cases, the doctor may recommend additional treatments such as HIFU face slimming or chin fillers for a more “V shaped” face appearance. Depending on the patient’s preference, natural looking results can be achieved post treatment.
Bear in mind that Jaw slimming Botox injections tend to last around 3 to 6 months. As such, for best results, patients are recommended to see a doctor regularly to maintain their ideal appearance. The cost of jaw slimming Botox is a relatively affordable with clinics usually offering packages for treatments.
Jaw botox is a minimally invasive treatment and little to no discomfort. Results take around 1 month to fully appear. However, most clients start seeing improvement in their face shape 2 weeks after treatment. Rest assured, jaw slimming Botox is a relatively painless procedure and topical numbing cream is not needed at all before treatment. To reduce the risk of bruising, your doctor may choose to “ice” the area before each injection.
During jaw slimming with Botox, the masseter muscles are relaxed and gradually shrink in size, giving a slimming effect. This slimming effect gradually appears over 4 to 6 weeks. The medical terminology for the shrinking of masseter muscles is known as disuse atrophy. If jaw slimming botox is done regularly over several years, the bony structure of the jaw may even be remodeled, contributing to an even slimmer and more defined jawline.
Some patients may have concerns about difficulty in chewing after jaw sliming botox. Rest assured, this is not an issue as there are other muscles of chewing in the face. However, slight weakness may be experienced when biting down on very chewy or tough meat / foods.
Patients may experience some aching pain, swelling or bruising after jaw slimming Botox. These side effects are usually mild and resolves after a few days. For first timers, Dr Edwin will usually recommend a review 1 month post treatment to follow up on the results and to assess if additional botox is required.
Botox injections can be used for jaw slimming by decreasing the size of the masseter (jaw) muscle. Bulky or enlarged masseter muscles contribute to a squarish jawline. The slimming effects of jaw botox can last between four to six months depending on the dosage.
Unlike other procedures, there is no downtime associated with Jaw slimming botox. You can return to your daily routine immediately after the treatment. Some patients may report only minor soreness, mild swelling and more rarely, bruising in the treated area.
Jaw slimming botox treatments are very popular among young asians because it can help reshape your jawline for a more “V” shaped face. If you have a squarish jaw, it may be caused by large masseter muscles, which are jaw muscles that help with chewing of food. Depending on genetics, some people may have enlarged, strong prominent jaw muscles when they have a medical condition known as Bruxism. Bruxism refers to the grinding of teeth that frequently happens subconsciously at night when one is sleeping. Thankfully, Botox injections can help reduce the appearance of a wide, masculine jawline by reducing the size of the jaw muscle.
Of note, for people with a squarish jaw line due to their bony structure, studies have shown that jaw slimming botox injection done every 3 to 4 months over the period of several years may even help in remodeling of the bony structure, giving an enhanced V shaped visage.
Botox Jawline reduction is one of the most commonly done aesthetic procedure in Singapore because it is a quick and effective procedure for improving one’s appearance with minimal downtime. The Botox injections are safe, and most patients need two or three treatments each year to maintain ideal results. Even though results are not permanent and require regular treatments, it is an excellent treatment choice if you wish to achieve a softer, more feminine appearance. It is best suited for patients who desire a more V shaped appearance, but do not wish to undergo invasive surgical treatments to shave their jawbone to achieve a slimming effect.
Botox injections are minimally invasive, and they deliver natural-looking results. When performed by an experienced doctor, Botox injections are safe and effective. Your doctor will choose and target the areas of the jaw muscle where muscle bulk and movement are the greatest and where the injections will have the greatest impact. The doctor will also ensure that the patient's ability to chew and smile isn't compromised by only injecting Botox in the safe anatomical zone. If you're interested in jaw slimming and shaping your jawline, consider scheduling a consultation with your doctor today.
While Botox injections are not permanent, regular treatments done once every 4 to 6 months can significantly slim and reduce the shape and size of your jaw. The treatment is very safe when performed by a qualified practitioner, but you should check with your doctor if he has experience in performing this treatment. An experienced Botox injector will be able to guide you through the treatment process and help you make an informed decision regarding whether this treatment is suitable for you.
One of the reasons why botox jaw slimming is so popular is that it helps you achieve a slimmer visage without needing invasive facial surgery. The treatment has little to no downtime and is discomfort is minimal.
Results from your first jaw botox treatment lasts on average three to four months. After that, it is recommended to have regular maintenance injections every four to six months. The treatment process itself is quick and should take around ten minutes.
After having jaw slimming Botox injections, you will see results in about 4 to 6 weeks. The effects of Botox will last between four to six months depending on the dosage injected. Typically, 20 to 30 units of botox is injected in each jaw. Your doctor may choose three to four injection points for each side of the face to deliver the botox. If you are looking for a non-surgical way to slim your jawline for a more V shaped face, consider having jaw Botox treatments.
In summary, injections of Botox in the masseter muscle are safe and effective for jaw slimming. The injections will take between 4 to 6 weeks to show results and will last between four to six months depending on the dosage injected and the jaw muscle size. The first treatment will last for three to four months and will need to be repeated every four to six months for best results. Everyone’s facial structure and shape is unique. Consult with your botox doctor to find out how jaw botox can help in jawline slimming.
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