A competitor to Botox which give results that appear sooner and last longer. Dysport has been used over 25 years. Initially used for dystonia or prolonged contraction of a muscle. Although Dysport is still used for that purpose the more common uses these days is for cosmetic results.
Dysport is used in the glabellar complex , the between the eyebrows that creates the "11" lines , the forhead worry lines and the crow's feet at the sides of the eyes.
Masseter injections with Dysport may relieve TMJ pain and also result in a slimmer appearing mid face. However, masseter Dysport can result in a weak masseter which is a powerful muscle for chewing thus there is a risk difficulty chewing which could last up t three months.
Some people show upper gum when smiling. Dysport can lower the upper lip and correct gummy smile with injections into the proper muscle responsible for elevating the upper lip.
Down turning of the mouth corners can be resolved with Dysport injections into the DAO muscles. This will release the contracture from these muscles causing an elevation of the mouth corners.
Dysport is injected in tiny doses measured as units into each area of concern. The injections can be painless and are delivered in the sub-q area just under the skin which results in a small swelling similar to a mosquito bite which resolves in under 20 minutes. The results will last 3 1/2 to 4 months.
Yes ! Provided you are going to a knowledgable injector who is using genuine USA product then Dysport is very safe and has a 30 year track record for safety. The most common complaints for Dyspor injections would be headache or small bruise near the injection site.