How is the treatement done?

Botulinum toxin is given into the facial muscle to reduce the contraction.

Is it safe?

It is completely safe and effective.


Is it painful?

It is not painful, but uncomfortable.


Will I need an anesthetic for the procedure?

Usually not necessary.  You can have topical local anesthetic to numb the skin if you want.


How long will the procedure take?

Roughly 20 to 30 minutes just for the procedure alone.  But, if it is the first time treatment, allow one hour to clarify the doubts.


How soon will I see the effect?

It takes roughly 3 to 7 days for it to be effective.


Will I need a top-up?

Majority of the clients need top-up in one or two weeks time.


How long does the effect lost for?

It lost for three months.


Will I need the treatment every three months?

It is recommended to repeat the procedure every three months to maintain the wrinkle-free look.


Will my lines get worse if I don't have the treatment?

No.  They will be less prominent for a long time and discontinuing the treatment will never make it worse.


What are the side effects of continuing the treatment for a long time?

There is virtually none.  It is used by the medical profession for different conditions in a big dose, without any side effects.


Can I combine Botox with other treatment?

Yes, it can be combined with Fillers, microdermabrasion and skin peel.


What fillers are used in the Selvi Babu Facial Rejuvenation Clinic?

Dr.Babu uses Restylane, which is hyaluranic acid.


Is it safe?

It is completely safe and effective.


Is it painful?

It is an uncomfortable procedure.


Will I be given any anaesthesia?

You will be given the topical anaesthetic to numb the skin.  For lip procedures, you can have the dental block anaesthesia (by needle) if you prefer.


What is the dental block?

The injection is given into the gum margin, which works almost immediately to numb the lips.


How long will the procedure take?

It takes from half an hour to two hours depending on the extend of the procedure.


Will I be able to wear the make-up and go to work immediately after the procedure?

You are not allowed to wear the normal make-up or lipstick for at least six hours after the procedure as it can stain the skin permanently.


When will I see the effect?

The effect is seen immediately after the injection on the face. With the lip treatment, the lips will be swollen soon after the procedure and the real effect will be seen in twenty four hours as the swelling subsides.


How long will the effect lost for?

It lost for six to nine months over the face and just under six months over the lips.


Can I have the treatment if I suffer from other medical conditions?

You can't have the treatment if you are pregnant or taking warfarin.  It is best to stop aspirin three days prior to the treatment to avoid bruising.  Dr.Babu is qualified to discuss the problems with you during your initial consultation.

Micro dermabrasion and skin peel

How long does the procedure take?

It takes roughly half an hour.

Will I be able to go to work soon after the treatment?

Yes, It is a true lunch time procedure.


Will be red afterwards?

You will have a pink healthy glow to your skin, not redness.


What about after-care?

You will need to use the high factor sun protection afterwards.  Dr.Babu will be able to prescribe it for you.



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