Wrinkles on the neck usually appear quickly
The neck is one of the regions in which the effects of aging are observed earlier. Over time, the skin of the neck thins, marking the anterior limit of the plastima muscle bellies, known as platysmal bands.
The platysma muscle originates from the lower border of the mandible and inserts on the skin of the neck and chest anteriorly.
The action of the platysma muscle tightens the skin and causes vertical skin folds in the neck, it also collaborates with the lowering of the jaw and the corners of the lips, altering the contour of the facial oval. The contraction of the platysma muscle expresses severity, tension or stress.
Appearance of wrinkles on the neck with age
Treatment of neck wrinkles with botulinum toxin: rejuvenate your image
The application of botulinum toxin in the neck will eliminate the platysmal bands that are produced by the action of the platysma muscle associated with skin atrophy caused by aging. The neck is flattened, rejuvenating it. The infiltration of botulinum toxin in the belly of the platysma muscle will also improve the facial oval by relaxing the tension in the chin and jaw region. In this way, a smooth neck and greater definition of the jaw line will be achieved. chin.
After the injection of botulinum toxin in the neck, the effect of the treatment will last for 6 months. The effect of Botox on the neck will not be evident until 2 or 3 days have passed, which is the time required for the toxin to reach the motor plates of the orbicularis oculi muscle. The maximum effect of muscle paralysis will be observed between the first and second week.
The injection of botulinum toxin for the elimination of platysmal bands of the neck is a procedure that must be carried out by duly qualified medical personnel, in a medical consultation that meets all the specifications required by the health authorities.
It is a safe medical procedure when quality materials are used and performed by an experienced medical team. Get high satisfaction rates in those patients who maintain realistic expectations.
Treatment against platysmal neck bands using botulinum toxin can be combined with other facial rejuvenation treatments such as blepharoplasty or facial fillers to complement the result.
All aesthetic medicine procedures require meticulous and personalized planning, prioritizing your tastes and preferences to achieve your complete satisfaction.