Botox is seen as an effective anti-aging treatment to prevent those unavoidable wrinkles and fine lines but a misconception that prevails across the world is that younger people shouldn’t opt for Botox . Why? Because you are too young to get it or you have scanned multiple websites mentioning case studies of oldies or pictures of older women getting it. Well there is a lot more you need to know about aesthetic treatments like botox and fillers, laser treatments Cape Town, thread lift Cape Town etc.
Genetic aging and late teens
Getting Botox in the late teen may take the anti-aging challenge to extreme, but exceptions are always there. What if the person is genetically inherited to develop premature aging with specific kind of wrinkles or fine lines? You can have a better understanding by studying your family history and checking the family photos, if every member of the family has drooping eyebrows or similar wrinkles. This could be the exemplary case where Botox can be used prophylactically to treat this kind of inherited aging issues before it gets worse. Getting Botox earlier is far easier and cost effective to slow down the premature aging at the very beginning.
Botox in your 20’s
Healthy individuals generally don’t develop wrinkles or fine lines in their early 20’s but around the mid-twenties superficial lines starts appearing. Regardless of age, Botox injections can significantly erase fine lines and prepare muscles in a way that prevent facial over expression. During this period, 1-3 preventive Botox injections work well.
Botox in your 30’s
This is the time when vertical lines form between the eyebrows, fine lines creep in around the eyes and creases across the forehead become more visible. In the mid 30’s, you may notice the settlement of make-up inside the deeper creases. Botox will help you regain your 20’s youthful appearance. Botox is recommended every 3-6 months, during this period.
Botox in your 40’s
During this time, when there is a significant loss of volume and thinning of the skin, making the wrinkles much more prominent and visible. Sagging skin becomes a major concern too. During this time, one may require additional treatments like micro needling to address the texture issue.
Wrinkles is a part of aging process which can be treated effectively with Botox. There is no age bar for Botox because it depends more on individual’s skin, lifestyle and genetics than age.