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Galilee Medical Centers are located throughout the City of Chicago and the Northwest Suburbs. There are four medical centers that staff family practice, internal medicine and pediatricians.

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Who needs botox?

Botox treatment is safe and one of the most effective and the most popular aesthetic treatments to remove wrinkles on the forehead.

Usually the cost of botox is from $13 - $24 per unit.

It is a simple, non-surgical treatment performed by doctors in our clinic, and the treatment is painless and only takes a few minutes.

Botox will not affect the sensory nerves and you will not feel stiff.

When used properly, botox will give an appealing and honest look, but it is very important not to overdo. Therefore, it is important that you are treated by an experienced doctor who can judge the size of your muscles and how much Botox you need.

Get rid of wrinkles on the forehead Botox treatment

Research shows that only in the US, after the approval, the treatment of Botox was done by more than a million people.

Botox has very good effect on the wrinkles on the forehead and around the eyes caused by normal muscle movement.

Typically used to remove horizontal wrinkles on the forehead, vertical wrinkles on the forehead and fine lines on the outside of the eyes.

The treatment should not be performed if there is an infection in places preparation should apply. It can not be done on people who are vulnerable, ie. allergic to any ingredient of the preparation.

People with certain neurological disorders (ALS, Myasthenia Gravis or Lambert-Eaton syndrome) have an increased risk of serious side effects.


After reviewing the facial muscles the doctor will decide which areas should be treated. An in-depth insight into the layout and structure of facial muscles as they are from one person to another may differ materially.

Many under-educated doctors ignored this fact and therefore their results are not satisfactory. Before the doctor approves the treatment, he should inform you in case you are breast-feeding, if you are planning a pregnancy or are suffering from a disease that affects the nerves or muscles (disease increases the risk of side effects).

The course of the procedure

Botox works by blocking signals from the nerves to the muscles.

Some wrinkles, known as "dynamic wrinkles" are the result of normal muscle movement. During the life of the eyebrow muscles pushing hundreds of thousands of times. As a result, out of habit nerves cause the contraction of the muscle. This leads to permanent wrinkles on the forehead and around him, as a man's appearance is not just the elderly, but also surly and tired.

When Botox is injected into these muscles, blocking the nerve signals, the muscles relax and wrinkles smoothed. Botox is relatively short-lived, which limits its effectiveness as a medical cosmetic procedure.

Botox treatment of facial wrinkles
The effect is visible after a few days.

Facial rejuvenation can be gradually and last for up to a month. Sustainability final results of the procedure varies depending on the individual characteristics (in most cases is of 4 to 6 months).

The treatment can be repeated any number of times, but it is necessary to pay attention to a treatment is appropriate interval, which is determined by a doctor. In most cases the treatment is repeated every 4 months in order to maintain a youthful and fresh look.

It is important to mention that with repeated treatments, the aesthetic rejuvenation effect lasts longer.

Botox treatment of wrinkles on the forehead

A person can be immediately after the completion of the return to their daily routine. At the injection site may cause slight bruising, which can be covered with powder.

Botox starts to work two or three days after the application.


The most common side effects are headache, respiratory infection, flu syndrome, temporary lowering of the eyelids and dizziness.

A lot less developing pain face, erythema at the injection site and muscle impairment. The phenomena associated with the application because it occurs during the first week after the procedure.

All side effects are temporary and do not last more than a few weeks.