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How many days does it take Botox to work

May 6, 2021

Botox injections are used as a way to help people get rid of unwanted wrinkles, so that they keep looking young. Normally, it takes three to seven days for a Botox treatment to take full effect. Botox is a brand name, and it’s actually a neurotoxic protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. Apart from…

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Does HRT Help with Wrinkles?

May 4, 2021

Does HRT help with wrinkles? Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) helps to balance estrogen and progesterone levels in the body, near and during menopause. As estrogen and progesterone play an important role in skin hydration, suppleness, and thickness, HRT can help with wrinkles. An Introduction to Wrinkles If you’ve ever wondered how exactly wrinkles form, we’ll…

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Does Hormone Therapy Make You Gain Weight

May 2, 2021

Does hormone therapy make you gain weight? There is currently no evidence that supports that claim or demonstrates that hormone therapy results in weight gain. As hormone therapy is generally taken during menopause, changes in weight are typically a symptom of menopause rather than caused by the hormonal therapy. Menopause and Hormone Therapy Menopause is…

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Does HRT Change Your Face?

April 30, 2021

If you are interested in undergoing Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT), you are probably aware of some of the questions surrounding its effects. One being, does HRT change your face? While the answer is not definite, research has demonstrated the following: since HRT focuses on replacing estrogen, which is an essential component for the skin, it…

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Do You Age Faster After Menopause?

April 28, 2021

Scientists have revealed that menopause makes women age faster. According to a new study, women who entered menopause at 42 appear older physically by age 50 than women who entered menopause at 50. This discovery puts to rest the question: Do you age faster after menopause? According to one of the scientists, Prof. Steve Horvath,…

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Does Lack of Estrogen Cause Wrinkles?

April 26, 2021

Studies have revealed that decreased estrogen levels in the postmenopausal stage may speed up skin complications and signs of aging, such as dryness, wrinkles, and delayed wound healing. Therefore, it is accurate to say that lack of estrogen causes wrinkles, especially in women. But how exactly does lack of estrogen cause wrinkles? To answer this…

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What qualifications do I need to do Botox

April 24, 2021

To deliver Botox, one needs to be a medical practitioner. Since a Botox treatment, otherwise known as Botulinum Toxin, is a prescription medication, only nurses and physicians are qualified to administer such treatments. Botox is FDA-approved and made from a neurotoxin. Botox and how it works The FDA approved Botox, which is produced by the…

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Does Estrogen Make You More Emotional?

April 22, 2021

To answer this question properly, we must first understand what estrogen is and how it affects the body. Estrogen is a combination of vital hormones that enhance a woman’s reproductive health. Without estrogen, a woman’s reproductive organs won’t develop fully, which will in turn negatively affect her ability to conceive and bear children. These hormones…

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Can Botox raise your eyebrows?

April 20, 2021

Eyebrows Raising  is a procedure where the lines between the brows get treated with Botox, as a way to reduce and remove them. Botox is a non-invasive process to temporarily lift the eyebrows, which is done by injecting the underlying muscles between the brows, which helps relax them, leading to elevated brows and a more…

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Can Botox erase forehead lines?

April 18, 2021

As the human body starts to age, it goes through numerous changes. One of the most common being the development of forehead lines. In the world of dermatology and plastic surgery, it’s possible to go for treatments to revive and tighten the skin on the forehead.  One of the most common ways to erase forehead…

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