The often-overlooked area of the neck has become a rising trend in the world of aesthetics, with the latest buzz surrounding the benefits of neck Botox. With the popularity of this procedure increasing, more and more questions are being raised about its benefits.
While injecting neurotoxins into the neck isn’t entirely new, experts suggest it’s becoming a more and more popular trend in the beauty world. One of the key advantages of getting neck Botox is it is non-invasive and has minimal downtime associated with it, making it an attractive option for those seeking subtle yet impactful improvements. Additionally, the longevity of results is often cited as a key benefit, with effects lasting several months before a touch-up is required.
Doctors have been administering neck Botox for over a decade, with the FDA approving Botox One for treating cervical dystonia in adults. Although not a new practice, media attention has been placing a lot of emphasis on the benefits and appearance of this cosmetic procedure.
Botox injected into the platysmal bands of the neck can smooth out wrinkles, with visible results in about a week. The treatment targets the platysma muscle, preventing it from contracting and causing vertical bands associated with aging. The ‘Nefertiti lift’ is an additional benefit, enhancing the jawline along with neck improvements.
While highly effective for addressing prominent platysmal bands and neck rings, neck Botox is not a solution for significant sagging skin or under-chin fat. It is recommended for individuals without substantial sagging but seeking enhancement in specific areas.
As neck Botox gains popularity, its efficacy and safety continue to be discussed, making it a noteworthy beauty trend in the world of cosmetic enhancements. Looking to hop on this trend yourself? Book a consultation with Dr. J.J. Wendel today and learn more about how neck Botox might be right for you.