Facial Rejuvenation has soared in popularity over the past few years. This can be attributed to the rise of virtual meetings brought on by the Covid-19 pandemic (“Zoom Boom”). Facial Rejuvenation treatments can improve the appearance of the face, reduce the signs of ageing, and restore a youthful appearance. We can help you tackle fine lines, wrinkles, and volume loss with our non-invasive, anti-wrinkle injections. It’s really never been easier to take a step back in time and feel confident in your own skin. That said, the benefits of Facial Rejuvenation go far beyond just ironing out wrinkles. With so many emerging trends and innovations on the horizon, here’s what we can expect to see in the coming years:
The Basics of Facial Aesthetics: What are Anti-Wrinkle Injections?
Before we dive into the exciting future of Facial Rejuvenation, let’s start with the basics – what are anti-wrinkle injections? Simply put, this cosmetic treatment involves injecting a small dose of botulinum toxin into the muscles of the face. This blocks the signals from the nerves to the muscles, relaxing and softening any wrinkles that have formed, such as crow’s feet, forehead lines, and frown lines. These injections are often referred to by their brand name, “Botox.”
The Early Days of Facial Aesthetics
The earliest uses of botulinum toxin stretch back to the 1970s as a treatment for Strabismus (crossed eyes), uncontrolled eyelid twitching and involuntary facial twitching. Little did anyone know, its real magic was yet to be revealed. As patients began to see a significant improvement in their wrinkles, the medical community soon realised the cosmetic potential of this marvel. Fast forward to 2002, the FDA gave its approval and it was dubbed “Botox”. Botox was initially a secret weapon of the affluent and famous, but today, its appeal transcends social status and age. From Baby Boomers to Millennials, and even younger generations, everyone is embracing the power of Botox, especially in the era of the “Zoom Boom” and the rise in “preventative Botox”.
Emerging Trends and Innovations in Facial Rejuvenation
- Developments in the Botox Market: This non-invasive treatment that requires no downtime has been a game-changer in beauty and wellness. With results that become fully visible within three short weeks, it’s no wonder that Botox has become a popular choice for those looking for a quick and easy pick-me-up. But the best may still be yet to come! As of last year, rumours are swirling about a revolutionary new B-type 2 toxin that promises to make your results last even longer.
- New Discoveries: Botox isn’t just for wrinkles anymore. Professionals have discovered a multitude of exciting alternative uses, from reducing excessive sweating to preventing chronic migraines and headaches. Botox can also help with jaw clenching and TMJ, treat gummy smiles, and even reshape your face – the possibilities are endless. And who knows what the future holds? As time progresses, we’re sure to discover even more innovative uses for this revolutionary treatment.
- The End of Ageing: Gone are the days when Botox was just for Baby Boomers. Today, a growing number of younger people are turning to “preventative botox” as a way to stop the clock on ageing. Skincare and aesthetics are really taking centre stage, leaving make-up far behind, as people are striving for flawless, youthful-looking skin instead of just covering up.
- More Diversity: It’s time to break down gender barriers in facial aesthetics. Botox and dermal fillers are no longer just for women. In fact, a quarter of all Botox users and dermal filler treatments are now requested by men. This opens up a whole new target audience for practitioners looking to advertise their aesthetic services.
Facial Rejuvenation at Corner House Dental:
Thinking of Facial Rejuvenation but haven’t considered getting it done at a Dentist? Our dentists undergo extensive training in anatomy and head and neck physiology, giving them a deep understanding of the muscles and tissues of the face. This knowledge enables us to deliver safe and effective facial aesthetic treatments with minimal risk of adverse effects. From anti-wrinkle injections to other non-surgical procedures, our dentists have the skills and expertise to enhance your appearance and smile, leaving you looking your best.
Likewise, our dentists are no strangers to working in delicate areas like the mouth, nose, and eyes. With years of experience in precision work, you can trust us to give you the results you desire without any unwanted side effects.
Book a consultation today to discover the benefits of Facial Rejuvenation at the hands of our trained dental professionals.
Botox and other facial aesthetics have come a long way in recent years. From being a niche treatment for celebrities and the wealthy, Botox now appeals to people of all ages and backgrounds, with many uses beyond wrinkle reduction. With advances in technology and increasing demand, the facial aesthetics market is growing, and there are opportunities for health professionals to expand their skills and serve this growing market. Dentists, in particular, bring unique talent to the table with their extensive training in anatomy and head and neck physiology, enabling them to deliver safe and effective treatments with precision. If you’re considering Facial Rejuvenation, don’t hesitate to book a consultation and explore the options we offer to help you achieve your desired results.