FACIAL AESTHETICS

Facial Aesthetics – Botulinum Toxins and Dermal Fillers:

We offer a range of non-surgical facial treatments to refresh your appearance. Dr Amit Patel is a qualified dentist who has trained in Facial Aesthetics at the renowned Dr Bob Khanna Training Institute. During your consultation, he will help you determine the ideal treatment to ensure excellent aesthetic results whilst improving your skin condition.

Wrinkles will inevitably develop as we get older and these annoying creases are either ‘dynamic’, caused by repeated facial movements such as smiling and frowning, or ‘static’, formed by the gradual loss of skin boosting substances, such as collagen and hyaluronic acid. They can also be accelerated by sun exposure, stress, diet, weight loss and genetics.

Wrinkle reduction (with botulinum type A)

We use an ultra-fine needle to precisely deliver tiny amounts of a purified protein that works by preventing certain facial muscles from contracting and so stops the skin from creasing. This visibly reduces ‘dynamic’ wrinkles such as laughter and forehead lines, resulting in noticeably smoother skin.

This speedy treatment usually takes around 10-15 minutes and will start to take effect in a couple of days. There is no need for a recovery period, so you will be free to walk out of the surgery and get on with your life, with beautifully improved skin.

Dermal fillers

These provide a natural looking way to enhance facial contours by smoothing lines and boosting areas of lost elasticity. They can also be used to improve lip definition to give you a younger looking pout.

The safe gel-like filler is injected using a very fine needle and will give instant, long lasting results in areas such as the cheeks or those lines that run from the nose to the mouth.

Treatment top-ups

The effects of these facial treatments will begin to wear off over time, so you will need top-ups to retain your fresh, new look. It’s worth noting that regular use of wrinkle reduction (with botulinum type A) can help the effects last longer so you will eventually be able to wait a little longer between repeat treatments.

Looking for a smooth solution to unwelcome lines? Give us a call on 01621 851003


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    Updated 26th March 2020     Thank you for your ongoing understanding as we continue through these unprecedented times. Our first is the health and safety of our patients and staff. We can assure you that we are closely monitoring government guidance. If you have any symptoms or concerns, please consult the latest NHS guidance https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/ or use the online 111 services. Our practice is now on Covid-19 Dental Alert - as a result we will be operating a restricted Emergency Service only.     What if I have an appointment coming up?   Unfortunately, we are having to delay all routine and non-urgent treatments. If our reception team have not already contacted you to inform you of this and re-arrange your appointment, we would strongly advise calling us on 01621 851003 to re-arrange you appointment.     What if I need emergency dental treatment?   Please call us on 01621 851003. One of our team members will assist you as necessary. As per government advice, we will be doing all we can help you remotely and prevent you needing to leave your homes. Where this is not possible, one of our dentists will provide the appropriate advice.     If you are experiencing any symptoms of a coronavirus (high temperature or persistent cough), living with a family member who has these symptoms, are over the age of 70, or fall into the category of the more vulnerable or at-risk group, please do NOT leave you house and use the online 111 services for further guidance. The NHS team will triage and assess your options for a referral to a designated practice, which is accepting any Coronavirus urgent dental care cases.     Please refer to the link below for the latest government advice.   https://www.gov.uk/government/topical-events/coronavirus-covid-19-uk-government-response     Thank you for your understanding. If you require any further information or are unsure about whether you should attend the practice, please call us on:     01621 851003