The Skin Nurse Botox Blog

My Over 30’s-Only Policy

Right, I’m going allow myself to be really vulnerable with you now and tell you something: I've battled with myself and my choice of business since I started it, many years ago. Let me explain: On one hand, I love what I do.  I love the difference I make to my clients...

How Will You Look and Feel Immediately After Botox?

So you’ve taken the plunge and booked an appointment to get your lines smoothed out - Very exciting!  But how will you feel afterwards? And will you look OK to go straight back to work after having Botox? Immediately after, you will be very aware that ‘something’ has...

What to Expect When You Come For a Botox Treatment With Me, The Skin Nurse

So, at this point, you’ll have had your full consultation and skin analysis, (you will find all the details and booking info here), and you’ll also already know exactly what your skin needs in order to glow and stay super healthy. As a result of what you've learned,...

What’s The Best Age to Start Having Botox?

That’s the million dollar question! At what age should YOU start having Botox? Although Botox has become normalized for some people, it is still considered an extreme measure for others. I am 100% sure that we all know someone who has Botox injections, whether they...

Do Botox injections hurt?

  Will having Botox hurt? The truth is, if there’s a needle involved, it might hurt a little, you will feel something.  I am often asked 'Do Botox injections hurt?'  The key to this, as with any injection, is to try to relax (easier for some than others, I know)....

Is Botox vegan friendly and cruelty-free?

When it comes to cosmetic procedures and products, working out whether they’re vegan or not can be more complicated than you’d first think.  'A vegan is defined as a person who does not eat or use any animal products' With over 7% of the UK population calling...

What is Botox? How does Botox work?

We’ve all heard of Botox (Botulinum toxin) and although most people have an opinion about it they don’t really know what it actually is, or how it works.  So I wanted to briefly explain… Cosmetically, Botox is used to temporarily improve the look of some facial lines...

Are Botox injections Safe?

  Are Botox injections Safe? Surprisingly, not many people ask me the question "Are Botox injections Safe" directly out-right, but they do ask online and it certainly gets googled, a-lot and rightly so! If you have an opinion about Botox injections, then you...

How long does Botox last?

In my experience, these fabulous anti-wrinkle injections tend to last between 3-7 months.  Your body will naturally metabolise away the Botox over time, just like any medication we are given. I realize that 3-7 months is quite a vague time frame, but there are a few...

Botox for Hyperhydrosis – Botox underarms for excessive sweating

This is a VERY effective treatment for excessive sweating. My clients tell me that it is ‘life changing’ because they have often suffered in silence for many years.  Some have sought help from their GP and tried various anti-perspirants and topical medications but...

My Over 30’s-Only Policy

Right, I’m going allow myself to be really vulnerable with you now and tell you something: I've battled with myself and my choice of business since I started it, many years ago. Let me explain: On one hand, I love what I do.  I love the difference I make to my clients...

How Will You Look and Feel Immediately After Botox?

So you’ve taken the plunge and booked an appointment to get your lines smoothed out - Very exciting!  But how will you feel afterwards? And will you look OK to go straight back to work after having Botox? Immediately after, you will be very aware that ‘something’ has...

What’s The Best Age to Start Having Botox?

That’s the million dollar question! At what age should YOU start having Botox? Although Botox has become normalized for some people, it is still considered an extreme measure for others. I am 100% sure that we all know someone who has Botox injections, whether they...

Do Botox injections hurt?

  Will having Botox hurt? The truth is, if there’s a needle involved, it might hurt a little, you will feel something.  I am often asked 'Do Botox injections hurt?'  The key to this, as with any injection, is to try to relax (easier for some than others, I know)....

Is Botox vegan friendly and cruelty-free?

When it comes to cosmetic procedures and products, working out whether they’re vegan or not can be more complicated than you’d first think.  'A vegan is defined as a person who does not eat or use any animal products' With over 7% of the UK population calling...

What is Botox? How does Botox work?

We’ve all heard of Botox (Botulinum toxin) and although most people have an opinion about it they don’t really know what it actually is, or how it works.  So I wanted to briefly explain… Cosmetically, Botox is used to temporarily improve the look of some facial lines...

Are Botox injections Safe?

  Are Botox injections Safe? Surprisingly, not many people ask me the question "Are Botox injections Safe" directly out-right, but they do ask online and it certainly gets googled, a-lot and rightly so! If you have an opinion about Botox injections, then you...

How long does Botox last?

In my experience, these fabulous anti-wrinkle injections tend to last between 3-7 months.  Your body will naturally metabolise away the Botox over time, just like any medication we are given. I realize that 3-7 months is quite a vague time frame, but there are a few...

Botox for Hyperhydrosis – Botox underarms for excessive sweating

This is a VERY effective treatment for excessive sweating. My clients tell me that it is ‘life changing’ because they have often suffered in silence for many years.  Some have sought help from their GP and tried various anti-perspirants and topical medications but...

Grrrr… I’m NOT angry!  Why do I have frown lines?

The vertical lines that appear in-between our eyebrows can make us look a little less than happy.  These lines appear at different ages and are due to the natural ageing process and our facial expressions. For those of us who are more expressive with our facial...

How can I get rid of my crows feet?

Ironically, crow’s feet are known as laughter lines, but when we notice them we’re not usually laughing! These are the little lines which form around our eyes eventually getting bigger and deeper due to the natural ageing process. Prevention: You know what they say -...

Diary of a BOTOX® Virgin

The following Blog was written by a 30 year old female (whose name remains confidential). My diary: Before my treatment I had a consultation where my lifestyle and medical health were talked through.  I also had a mini skin treatment then my skin was looked at under a...

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