What is Botox?
Botulinum toxin type A (Botox) is one of the most well-known methods for warding off wrinkles and other signs of aging. It’s a prescription medication that’s injected into the muscles of the face.
Botox works by stopping the muscle that it’s injected into from contracting, so it appears relaxed and smooth. Botox is effective at reducing the appearance of wrinkles and preventing new wrinkles from forming. This treatment may be considered expensive, however. Prices vary by provider and state, but you can expect to pay $100 to upwards of $800 per treatment depending on the areas you treat and if it is a physician or a nurse injecting it.
The effects are temporary, so you need repeat treatments to maintain the effects.
There is also Creams and serums alternatives to botox using Syn®-Ake peptide which acts by reducing muscle cell contraction, smoothing mimic wrinkles in a short period, and is reversible. It is useful in anti-aging products and wrinkle treatment products, especially those targeting expression lines.
Syn®-Ake peptide is an anti-wrinkle active compound based on a synthetic tripeptide that mimics the effect of Waglerin 1, a peptide that is found in the venom of the Temple Viper, Tropidolaemus wagleri, excellent results can be seen. The I’m Fabulous Cosmetics Caviar luxury lifting serum is an excellent organic skincare product to be used as an alternative to Botox and Dysport or to be used following the treatment as a daily moisturizer, wrinkles relaxer. Jennifer, a makeup artist to the celebrities in Los Angeles said she uses the I’m Fabulous Cosmetics Caviar luxury lifting serum, on all her clients before applying makeup and because it gives it a flawless, relaxed, lifting look.
This organic Caviar liquid lift, age-defying serum joins the iconic skin caviar. One drop helps to lift, firms, and provide a long-lasting tensing effect to the skin. You can speed up hydration and skin restoration with caviar. Has been proven as one of the most hydrating and aging reversal agent available.
Tips for healthy skin
Taking care of your skin can help slow down the aging process. To help keep your skin healthy, basic maintenance goes a long way. Follow these tips:
- Always wear SPF on your face. There are many lotions and makeup products that have SPF already added.
- Wear sunglasses with large lenses to help reduce sun exposure on the delicate skin around your eyes.
- Wear a hat when in the sun to further protect your skin.
- Stay hydrated. Drink a lot and use a hydrating face mask twice a week.
- Remove makeup before sleep.
- Start using a good-quality anti-aging organic cream and Serums at bedtime and in the morning, as early as possible.
- Eat a well-balanced, healthy diet.
exercise can help ward off aging in the body, why not in the face, too? A method reportedly used by celebrities like Jennifer Aniston and Cindy Crawford, FaceExercise uses cupping and facial massage to improve blood flow and circulation. It’s also said to work the lymphatic system to clear out toxins in the tissues.
Cupping therapy is an ancient form of alternative medicine in which a therapist puts special cups on your skin for a few minutes to create suction. People get it for many purposes, including to help with pain, inflammation, blood flow, relaxation and well-being, and as a type of deep-tissue massage.
Facial cupping has been shown to: increase oxygen-rich blood circulation.
Because of this, the practice is said to:
- brighten skin.
- minimize the appearance of scars, fine lines, and wrinkles.
- tone chin, jawline, neck, and décolletage.
- decrease puffiness.
- regulate oil production.
- improve nutrient delivery and product absorption.