Drive down any UK high street these days and you will see signs advertising Botox treatment at affordable prices. It used to be the case that only rich and famous could afford Botox treatment, but those days are long gone. Nowadays we can all afford Botox treatment. As other consumable prices have risen, the cost of Botox has remained around the same, so in today’s terms is relatively cheap.
Only trained specialists are able to administer Botox treatment because Botox is delivered via a small syringe. Your doctor or dentist could be qualified practitioners. Infection is one of the major threats to your health when having Botox treatment, so it’s vital who ever gives you the Botox treatment uses a sterile needle.
Botox itself is unlikely to cause you any side effects other than some minor swelling around the treated area or in severe cases there can be eyelid droop when there’s a reaction to an injection for crows feet around the eye. Infection from the needle itself is the major threat and that is why you should ensure the person that gives you the injections uses clean needles, and has their own sterile surgery or sterile area if they share a space.
If you look in your local yellow pages, you will see that more and more medical people are adding Botox treatment to their existing practices. Doctors and Dentists are now offering Botox treatment because it can be a lucrative private side line. They are also already equipped to accommodate patients so have an existing sterile environment.
Many places advertise Botox treatment at special offer prices. Maybe you bring a friend and get one treatment half price, or buy one, get one free. Use caution when considering these places for Botox treatment because they aren’t always value for money. If cost is a factor, make sure you check that the practitioner is accredited and ask them for testimonials.
Different people have different motives for getting Botox treatment. It may be you want to look younger and smooth those wrinkles, or it could be that you have an under arm sweating problem and need treatment to improve the quality of your life. Whatever your reason is, you should make sure you select the Botox practitioner carefully and focus upon reputation rather than cost. You can’t put a price on your health.