Botox is a popular non-surgical cosmetic solution for reducing and eliminating wrinkles. It is a purified protein solution that prevents and slows down signs of aging, such as fine lines and wrinkles. It does this by hindering muscle activity that results in line formation over time. A few small injections in minutes and a few days is all it takes before you notice significant results in your appearance that lasts up to months. However, beyond a more youthful aesthetic appearance, Botox has become regarded as an effective treatment in dentistry.
Botox is recognized as a useful treatment for certain chronic conditions, such as migraines, that may occur as a result of temporomandibular joint disorder (TMD) or teeth grinding. Some of the most common symptoms that come with TMD include:
Botox is a solution that can help treat and manage these symptoms to reduce your overall discomfort during regular eating or speaking, offering quick and long-lasting relief.At Espili Dental, we offer Botox injections to treat symptoms with TMJ. The treatment takes little time and requires no downtime afterward, so you continue performing daily activities. For a Botox treatment, book an appointment with our office today!