Improve The Results: Tips For Your Botox Injections

If you want to rejuvenate your skin, it's time to talk to your doctor about Botox injections. Botox injections can smooth the fine lines and wrinkles on your face. If you've never had facial injections before, read the list below. Here are some tips to improve the results you get from your Botox injections.  

Space Your Botox Injections 

If you want to keep wrinkles away, you might think you need to schedule frequent Botox injections. That's not the case. Getting Botox injections too close together can increase the risk of scarring. It can also interfere with proper nerve function. Unfortunately, that can make you look older than you are. That's why it's a good idea to give yourself time to adjust between Botox injections. If you're not sure how often to get Botox injections, talk to your doctor. They can help you set up a schedule that works best for you. 

Use Mild Cleansing Agents

If you're going to get Botox injections, now's the time to change your skincare routine. That's especially important if you use abrasive cleansers on your face. Abrasive cleansers can harm your skin after Botox injections. That's why you should start using mild facial cleansers. It's also a good idea to talk to your doctor. They may have special cleansers to extend the effects of your Botox injections. 

Avoid Smoking and Vaping

If you smoke or vape, it's time to cut back. You might not realize it, but smoking and vaping can interfere with your Botox injections. First, smoking and vaping cause wrinkles to form around your mouth. Second, smoking and vaping constrict blood vessels. Unfortunately, that means you won't get enough blood circulating to your face. If that happens, your skin won't heal as fast as it should. That's why you should cut back on smoking and vaping if you're going to get Botox injections. 

Increase Your Water Intake

If you're scheduled for Botox injections, make sure you increase your water intake. When you drink more water, you increase the effects of your Botox injections. Increasing your water intake also helps your body flush toxins from your skin. That process improves the effects of your Botox injections. 

Keep Facial Muscles Moving

If you're ready to add Botox injections to your beauty routine, give your facial muscles plenty of exercise. You might not know it, but facial exercises can give you better results from your Botox injections. Facial exercises can include laughing, smiling, and talking.