You will start to see the effects of your treatment, with the area looking smoother and more refreshed after just 5 to 7 days. The full effect of your BOTOX injections will be seen between 10 and 14 days.
Why do you have to wait 2 weeks after Botox?
After your first Botox treatment, you may start to see your skin smooth out within just a few days. However, it can take 2-4 weeks for your full results to settle in. That's why we like to book an evaluation appointment at that time. We take a look at your skin and ask you how the Botox is working for you.
Why does it take so long to see results from Botox?
Botox takes time to work because it must reach the cellular level of the muscle in order to block the neurotransmitters in the nerve, eventually causing the paralyzation of the muscle. There are a couple of reasons that this timing varies from patient to patient: Area of treatment. Muscle thickness.
Can Botox not show results after 2 weeks?
Therefore, if you don't notice any effects after 3, 4, or 5 days, don't be alarmed. It is normal. However, if after 14 days you still see no results, you should contact your doctor. Usually, a follow-up appointment is already scheduled to address any lack of effect.
How long before I notice a difference after Botox?
You will not see a change straight away. It takes about 2 or 3 days to start working, and 2 to 3 weeks to see the full effect. Do not massage or rub your face for 3 days. Also, avoid vigorous exercise, sunbathing (including using sunbeds), and the sauna for 2 days.
Can Botox take longer than 3 days to work?
You will not see a change straight away. It takes about 2 or 3 days to start working, and 2 to 3 weeks to see the full effect.