We understand that choosing the proper treatment for your skin concerns is crucial. Dysport is a popular injectable treatment today. It is the second version of Botulinum toxin injections (the first in the market was Botox).
It has proven effective in addressing different skin issues, which will be discussed below.
What are the common skin conditions that Dysport injections can treat?
Frown lines (11s or the glabellar lines) are vertical lines that appear when we crunch our eyebrows. The line becomes more prominent as we age since our skin loses elasticity. Dysport injections can relax the muscles responsible for producing these lines. Smoothes out the skin and maintains a younger-looking you.
Crow’s feet are the lines that appear when we squint, smile, or laugh around the outer corner of the eyes. These lines are the first to be noticed when we age. It results from the combination of repetitive muscle contractions due to our facial expressions. Dysport injections help relax the muscles around the eyes, thus reducing their appearance.
Forehead lines are those that appear across the forehead. It is due to repeated facial expressions and the aging process. Thus, helping you achieve a more youthful appearance.
Bunny lines are those that appear on the sides of the nose. It becomes prominent when we smile or make a scrunching movement of the face. They can contribute to the aged appearance of the face. Therefore, they warrant Dysport injections.
What is Dysport?
Dysport is an FDA-approved neurotoxin treatment that works similarly to Botox. It is purified from the Botulinum toxin type A, which works as a method to paralyze the facial muscles temporarily.
How Does Dysport Differ From Botox?
Both Dysport and Botox come from Botulinum toxin A. However, they differ slightly in their formulation and can produce varying results. According to research, Dysport has a longer-duration of effect on forehead wrinkles.
Is Dysport Safe?
Yes. Generally, Dysport injections are safe when administered by a qualified (trained and certified) and experienced injector. As with any injectable treatment, there are potential side effects, however mild, including the following:
- Minor swelling
- Minimal redness
These effects are mild and usually resolve on their own in a few days.
Dysport injections are flexible and effective in the treatment of common skin conditions. Choosing a qualified and experienced Dysport injector in Houston is paramount to the success of this procedure. Book a consultation with Replenish MD if you want to know more about this procedure. If you want to become an injector, be trained and certified under the guidance of Replenish MD training experts today!