Top
10
Doctor insights on: How Long To Recover From Botox

Share
1

1
How long to recover from botox?

How long to recover from botox?

Botox recovery: Usually people go back to work immediately .There may be slight bruising and rarely and slight crusting. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
Dr. Jeffrey Pollard
908 doctors shared insights

Botulinum Toxin (Botox) Injection (Definition)

Botox is a medicine that causes muscles to relax. It is commonly used to improve the appearance of deep facial lines or wrinkles between the eyebrows. It is also used to relieve migraine, and in certain conditions that involve muscle spasm. ...Read more


2

2
How long does it take for botox to work?

How long does it take for botox to work?

Botox treatment.: Usually 3-5 days. Some of my patients state that they start to feel the effect even sooner. Talk to your plastic surgeons as s/he will need to ensure that you are a good candidate or not for this procedure. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
3

3
What are the long term consequences of botox?

What are the long term consequences of botox?

Safety of Botox: There have not been long term side effects reported after Botox adminsration. Short term side effects have gone away including headache, bruising etc. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
4

4
How long does it take for botox to fully work?

Botox Effect 3-5 Day: Botox will typically set in between 3-5 days. Full effect can take up to 2 weeks in some individuals. If you are not seeing the desired effect after that time frame, you should consult with your provider. Some patients will benefit from increased dosing or extending the treatment area to cover a broader target. Hope this helps! ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
5

5
How long must i wait for botox take into effect?

2-14 days: If it's your first time getting botox, you can expect some improvement within 2-4 days. Full effect can take up to 2 weeks. People who receive their treatments regularly usually see an improvement within 24 hours and full effect within 7-10 days. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
6

6
I need some information please!? How long is botox in the system?

2-6 months: Botox is a neuromusclular paralyzing protein that binds irreversibly to acetylcholine receptors in the muscles where it is injected. The effects are not permanent because each of us "grow" new receptors, usually within 3-4 months, but occasionally quicker or slower (2-6 months). If injected precisely it does not "travel" or have effects elsewhere in the body. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
7

7
How long do the affects of botox last? I've heard that botox is not a permanent fix. How often would I have to get it?

Thank : Thank you for your question. Botox typically last 3-4 months after treatment for facial wrinkles. Some patients are lucky where the results last much longer. Only after a comprehensive evaluation can a Botox specialist help determine appropriate options for you. Best of luck. Dr. Chaboki. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
8

8
How long does botox last? If i'm going to spend $400 or $500 for botox, i want it to last as long as possible. How long do the effects realistically last? .

The : The effects of Botox vary on the recipient site with the crow's feet appearing to demonstrate the shortest results lasting in the range of 3 months whereas in other parts of the face it may last as long as 5 moths. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
9

9
If brow botox, how long does it last?

3-5 months: At the beginning, the average is about 4 months. With repeat injections (over 2 years or so) that often lengthens to about 6 months. If the dose was not strong enough, it may wear off sooner. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers
10

10
How long will the side effects of botox last in my face?

What side effect?: Potential side effects of Botox include mild facial asymmetry, heaviness of the brow and rare complications such as drooping of an eyelid. Most asymmmetries can be corrected with a small amount of additional botox. Heaviness of the brow or drooping of an eyelid is usually a short-term problem, lasting only a couple of weeks. The effects of Botox are usually completely gone by 3 to 4 months. ...Read more

See 2 more doctor answers