Facial Slimming

Ever heard of the V-shape face? Did you know that some people are able to achieve a slimmer face without the risk of surgery with little to no downtime?

At DrBK we carry out facial slimming using Botulinum toxin (BTX). This procedure is becoming more and more popular to achieve a slimmer, more oval or V-shaped face.

This particular treatment is carried out routinely within dentistry to reduce conditions such as bruxism and other TMD related issues.

Botulinum Toxin is a muscle relaxant. Your face shape is determined by your bone structure, the amount of fat cells and your muscles. These muscles can be targeted using BTX to reduce them in size without affecting any significant function, such as being able to eat!

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How do I know that this treatment is right for me?

If you feel the sides of your face and clench your teeth you may feel a hardening of the tissue or even a bulging in the area, this is the muscle strengthening. When these muscles have been over exercised by conditions such as bruxism or stress, like any muscle in the body, they can become larger in size. If the muscle appears quite hard and enlarged than you may be a good candidate for this treatment.

What can I expect on the day?

Prior to the procedure taking place, the assistant will remove any debris from the area and cleanse the skin. Once this area is ready, we will then place 2 – 3 small injections on each side with the face. This is really quite painless and a relatively quick procedure. Once completed the area will then be cleansed again and an aftercare sheet will be provided for you to take home.

When can I expect results?

You will be asked to come in 6 weeks after the treatment for a review appointment in which we will assess you and possibly provide any further treatment if required.

Patients usually start to see results within 4 – 6 weeks after the treatment.

What should I avoid after the procedure?

There is little to no downtime with this procedure and you would be able to continue your usual daily activities straight away. We do advise that you do not exercise for 48 hours after the procedure and refrain from drinking any alcohol on the day of treatment.

Testimonials

"I spent years not being able to smile as I hated my teeth, I was told many years ago that it would be impossible to straighten them, this left me with no confidence… Then I was told to visit Dr Bob Khanna… Today I feel great about myself, I have learned to smile again & I owe this to Dr Bob & his wonderful team. Many many thanks Dr Khanna for the work you have done, I will remain a loyal customer to you in the future." - Annie

"I could not be happier with the results Prof Bob Khanna has given me, from the very start the staff at Dr BK clinic were very informative and helpful. My nose now looks as it did before I damaged it, Prof Bob Khanna listened to my exact needs and as to what I wanted to achieve, and this shows in the way my nose now looks, I will definitely continue to come back to the clinic for future treatment…" - Jason

"If you want a comprehensive, safe, quick and satisfactory treatment for your face just visit dr bob Khanna. I got my tear troughs, cheeks & non-surgical facelift done yesterday, it was pain free, took less than 20 minutes, huge transformation in a very natural way immediately and now I can't be happier… Would never get safer hands than Dr Bob's. He is a magician, love you for making me love my mirror again" - Rand

"I had been diagnosed with bruxism by my dentist and had been wearing a plastic mouthpiece every night for over five years. I read about the BK Clinic in a national newspaper and made an appointment… The team were very warm, friendly and put me at ease. Professor Khanna diagnosed my problem within minutes… Within 2 weeks I was pain-free, sleeping better and my ugly mouthpiece was ditched… I would not hesitate in recommending the DrBK Clinic, Professor Khanna is extremely knowledgeable and passionate about what he does and I only wish I had discovered his services sooner." - Sarah

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"This is the first time in my life I felt "safe" in a dentist. The building was stunning, everything was clean and felt less like a dentist and more like a spa and honestly Dr Khanna was so supportive towards me! 100% recommend especially if you are as afraid as me!" - Laura

Professor Bob And his wonderful caring team is the only clinic to go. I am always reassured and always feel welcome. I feel I am in the magic hands of Professor Bob. Pain free fabulous results. He simply loves his profession loves people and cares. What more an you ask for. Professor Bob achieves his work of art." - Renee

"I couldn't fault my experience, Prof Bob Khanna and the staff at the clinic were friendly and professional at all times. I would recommend visiting the clinic as you will be in the best hands. 10/10 for service and results." - Natasha

"Fantastic place, well looked after from the moment you walk through the door. I could not be any happier with my results there are amazing, wouldn't recommend anywhere else." - Jemma

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