Neo TrueNorth Hospitals
Neo TrueNorth


Understanding Botox Treatment

Botox, or Botulinum Toxin Type A, is a popular cosmetic procedure used to reduce the appearance of facial wrinkles and fine lines. It works by temporarily relaxing the facial muscles responsible for creating wrinkles, resulting in smoother, younger-looking skin. Botox injections are a safe and effective way to achieve a more youthful appearance without the need for surgery or downtime.

Preparation and Procedure

At Neo TrueNorth, we prioritize patient comfort and satisfaction throughout the Botox treatment process. The procedure typically involves the following steps:

  1. Initial Consultation: During the initial consultation, the cosmetic provider will evaluate the patient’s facial anatomy, discuss their cosmetic goals, and recommend the most appropriate treatment plan. The provider will also review the risks and benefits of Botox injections and address any questions or concerns the patient may have.

  2. Treatment Area Preparation: Before the procedure, the treatment area is cleansed and prepped with a topical numbing cream to minimize discomfort during the injections. Ice packs may also be applied to further numb the skin and reduce the risk of bruising.

  3. Botox Injections: Using a fine needle, the cosmetic provider carefully administers Botox injections into specific facial muscles targeted for treatment. Common treatment areas include the forehead, between the eyebrows (glabellar lines), and around the eyes (crow’s feet). The number of injections and dosage may vary depending on the patient’s individual needs and desired outcome.

  4. Post-Treatment Care: After the injections, patients can resume their normal activities immediately, as there is no downtime associated with Botox treatment. It’s important to avoid rubbing or massaging the treated area and to refrain from strenuous exercise for the remainder of the day to prevent the Botox from migrating to unintended areas.

  5. Results: The effects of Botox typically become noticeable within a few days, with full results visible within 1-2 weeks. Patients can expect smoother, more youthful-looking skin that lasts for several months. To maintain optimal results, repeat treatments are recommended every 3-4 months.

Why Choose Neo TrueNorth for Botox Treatment?

  1. Experienced Providers: Our team of experienced cosmetic providers specializes in Botox injections, utilizing advanced techniques and precise injection methods to achieve natural-looking results.

  2. Customized Treatment Plans: We offer personalized treatment plans tailored to each patient’s unique facial anatomy, cosmetic goals, and preferences. Our providers take the time to listen to patients’ concerns and develop customized treatment plans that address their specific needs.

  3. State-of-the-Art Facilities: Neo TrueNorth is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and adheres to the highest standards of safety and cleanliness in all cosmetic procedures, including Botox injections.

  4. Comprehensive Care: In addition to Botox treatment, we offer a wide range of cosmetic services to address various aesthetic concerns and enhance the overall appearance of our patients.

Meet Our Experts

Dr Kiran Petkar

Plastic Surgeon, Cosmetologist

Dr Keertana Devasani

General Surgery, MCh - Plastic Surgery Plastic Surgeon, Burn Surgeon, Diabetic Foot Surgeon, Cosmetologist