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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