Frequently Asked Questions:
Anti Wrinkle Injections
Anti Wrinkle Injections
How do anti-wrinkle injections work?
Also called neuro modulators they work by blocking nerve signals in the muscles where it is injected, interrupting the nerve signals resulting in relaxation of the muscle .Dynamic wrinkles or expression lines are removed, static wrinkles may be softened and improved. The treatments are minimally invasive and virtually pain-free and completed in just a few minutes, letting you continue with your day.
Are anti-wrinkle injections instant?
The effect of treatment isn’t instantaneous, but takes effect over a few days full effect will be seen in two weeks. It will prevent wrinkle formation as the muscle attached underneath the skin is relaxed.
Are Anti-wrinkle injections permanent?
The result is temporary and lasts 3-4 months. This time frame is affected by your activity level, metabolism, and degree of current muscular activities.
If I stop having the injections will my wrinkles get worse?
No, when you stop anti-wrinkle injections the muscle will regain its ability to pull on overlying skin and form wrinkles.
What cosmetic concerns does a G-shot procedure treat?
Female Sexual Wellness: Injections of hyaluronic acid into the G-spot stimulate blood flow and new tissue growth to enhance sensitivity.
A g-shot can help women experiencing changes in sexual function and experience following a pregnancy menopause or peri-menopause.
Who is the ideal candidate for a G-shot procedure?
The ideal candidate for a G-shot procedure is a woman experiencing difficulty achieving climax. A G-shot is not recommended for those seeking treatment for certain sexual dysfunctions like dyspareunia or low libido.
What is the average recovery associated with a G-shot procedure?
There is little to no downtime associated with a G-shot procedure. after the injection, avoid going to wet locations (swimming pools, gyms, steam rooms, jacuzzis, etc.) for 10 days.
Avoid any sexual activity for 5 days.
Avoid any activities that put pressure on the treated area (cycling, horseback riding, etc.) for several days.
What can someone expect from the results of a G-shot procedure?
The results of a G-shot procedure will be immediately noticeable, and typically last four months, at which time maintenance treatments will be needed. Results vary widely among individuals and may not be effective for some.
Who will carry out my treatment?
Doctor Manal Younis, owner of Dr Manal Aesthetics will meet you for your consultation. She will carry out an analysis of your skin and go through her recommendations for the best course of action for you.
There will be a €50 charge for this consultation. This fee will go towards your treatment. This will be payable on booking to secure your appointment.
Your long term treatment and maintainence plan will be discussed at this consultation.
How long does a treatment take?
This depends on the treatment that is being done. Treatments can range from 10 to 45 minutes long. If numbing cream is needed, an additional 30 minutes is added to the treatment time.
Is there down time after a treatment?
Minimally invasive treatments have little down-time, but swelling and bruising can be expected. Each treatment will have a different down-time and it will be discussed during your consultation.
Does it hurt?
Minimal pain is expected which can be reduced further with topical anesthetic cream.
Please mention if you are allergic to topical anesthetics.
Are dermal fillers safe?
Only non-permanent naturally occuring, licenced hyaluronic acid is used, with proven safety records.
When will I start seeing results?
Immediately in most treatments. Some require a few weeks or a few monts to see full results. This will be discussed at your consultation.
How long will the results last?
It varies with each treatment. To maintain the results, a combination of home maintainence and further treatments are essential.
This will be discussed at your consultation.
What else do I need to know about medical aesthetics?
Aging is a naturally dynamic process.
Good home routine combined with regular medical aesthetic treatments will help to reduce the signs of aging. Results and longevity of the treatments depends on many contributing factors including intrinsic patient factors.
During the initial consultation, your expections will be discussed. While the client will see results, sometimes expectations exceed the reality of what can be achieved with minimally invasive therapies. And please bear in mind, that results vary from person to person.
A good understanding of the natural process of aging and the daily contributing factors will help minimise some clients unrealistic expectations.
To secure an appointment, a non-refundable fee of €50 will be paid on booking. This fee will go towards your treatment.