Can I get anti-wrinkle cosmetic injectable treatments while pregnant?

No. Your safety is our main concern and for this reason, we do not treat patients who are pregnant. We advise against all cosmetic injectable treatments whilst pregnant simply out of precaution and due to the lack of information available on cosmetic injectable treatment effects on the fetus.

What are the risks?

General after effects: Bruising. This is temporary only. Pain or headache. This passes quickly. Upper face injections: Ptosis or weakness of the upper eyelid.This causes drooping of the eyelid and occurs in less than 1% of patients. This may last up to four weeks but is minimised by not lying down for 4 hours after […]

Does it work for everyone?

No. A very small proportion of patients have pre-existing antibodies which renders the substance ineffective. Unfortunately there is no way of identifying this small group of people beforehand.

How are Wrinkle Relaxers used?

Tiny amounts are injected in and around the area. There is a stinging sensation with the procedure, which is very short lived. The procedure itself usually takes less than 10 minutes, and you can go straight back to work afterwards if needed. Within a few days the effects start to become noticeable, although the peak […]