How does wrinkle relaxer work?
It targets one of the underlying causes of wrinkles / lines—the repeated muscle contractions from frowning and squinting over the years. Your specialist will inject these muscles with wrinkle relaxer to temporarily reduce muscle activity. You will begin to notice a visible smoothing of lines and frown lines between your brows.
Will wrinkle relaxer make me look like I’ve had work done?
Wrinkle relaxer is a technique-sensitive treatment. You should not lose the ability to show expression when you are treated by someone who is licensed, trained, and a medical expert in facial anatomy. It is important to talk to your specialist about the results you want from treatment.
Does Wrinkle Relaxer treatment hurt?
Some patients report that being injected with Wrinkle Relaxer feels like a pinch. Your specialist may use ice to numb the treatment area.
When will I see results?
You may begin to notice results within 24 to 48 hours for moderate to severe frown lines, with results lasting up to 4 months.
How long is the recovery time after treatment?
After your treatment, you can resume your day. There is minimal downtime and your specialist may give you specific aftercare instructions.
Do men receive Wrinkle Relaxer treatment?
Yes. Wrinkle Relaxer has also been clinically evaluated in male patients. In clinical studies for moderate to severe frown lines, 17.5% of patients treated with a Wrinkle Relaxer were men.