How Xeomin Works
When we make facial expressions our muscles contract. Over time, this leads to the development of lines around the muscles. These lines grow deeper as you age, since your skin loses some of its elasticity. That means that your skin doesn’t “bounce back” into shape the way it used to
Xeomin is one of several neurotoxins in the botulinum family approved to treat wrinkles. In extremely tiny doses, these materials immobilize the small facial muscles. While this doesn’t impede your ability to smile or frown, Xeomin does relax your face. This then causes the appearance of the wrinkles to soften and fade. When started at a younger age, this can prevent wrinkles from forming over time.
The active ingredient is botulinum toxin type A. Like other botulinum toxins, this treatment works for a few months. Most people see at least three months of effectiveness, and some patients have reported results lasting for up to six months. With any neurotoxin or filler, lifestyle factors influence the longevity of the product. If you are a marathon runner for example, the product
may metabolize faster causing the product to be absorbed. Everyone is different, but we can find the right formula to give you the desired results.
Preparing for Xeomin Treatment
Your first step will be to have a consultation with the professionals at Sol Aesthetics who specializes in cosmetic treatment. Together, you’ll discuss your aesthetic goals, your options, and any risks or concerns you might have.
● Any prior, current, or recurring medical conditions
● Whether you have any neuromuscular conditions
● Any known allergies or previous reactions to medications
● Any known side effects to botulinum toxin products
● All the prescription medicines, OTC medicines, vitamins, and supplements you take
During your consultation, you and your provider will put together a schedule for your Xeomin injections. You might also discuss combining different anti-aging treatments, like microdermabrasion or derma fillers. We have a full arsenal of all things anti aging. For South Tampa residents, Sol Aesthetics can provide a plan to achieve the best version of you