Best Botox Practice and Advice for patients

Dr. Mark Hamilton offers Anti Wrinkle Injections in Dublin, Galway & Belfast. He has safely performed over 40,000 treatments and is completely trusted by his many patients. Mark is a specialist in facial aesthetics for over 17 years. When he treats wrinkles, he creates a smooth natural look. His motto is ‘Fresh Not Frozen’

When to consider Botox Injections

Wrinkles give us character. But if you’re bothered by them, it’s nice to know you’ve got options. Anti Wrinkle Injections are one. When injected correctly, the results look naturally smooth and fresh. It’s important to have real expectations from these type of injections.  “Botox will not get rid of all wrinkles on your face—it gets rid of wrinkles made from facial expressions”

Botox Advice

Dr. Hamilton advises his patients is to start these type of injections ONLY when their wrinkles begin to stick around and under advice from an experienced medical practitioner. It is NORMAL and naturally beautiful to have fine lines when you smile or frown. These lines usually vanish when your face is relaxed. When these wrinkles are still visible while your face is at rest…that’s the time to THINK about having Anti- Wrinkle injections as a preventative treatment.

Types of Toxin Used in our clinics

Botox®, Dysport® and Azzalure®are registered trademarks of their respective owners. Dr. Hamilton will personally take you through his Informed Consent Forms and explain the benefits and any possible side effects of these products prior to treatment. He will also discuss your range of options. Most importantly, he will give you an honest opinion as to the treatments you do or do NOT need.

Where will my Botox be Injected

1 Area = Glabella / Frown Line between eyebrows and also just above each eyebrow

1 Area = Laugh Lines at sides of each eye + Bunny Lines at bridge of your nose

1 Area = Horizontal lines on forehead

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Botox Effect

The effect of these injections lasts from 3-6 months. The dosage used for each treatment is variable and based on the desired effect and the strength of the muscles being injected. Rather than over- injecting it’s better to be cautious and a little less aggressive when treating a new patient for the first time especially in the case of the forehead to avoid the risk of drooping.  It is for this reason that Dr. Hamilton reviews his patients 2 weeks after their injections. He can then access the results and make any adjustments if needed.


There is no down time for anti-wrinkle injections. Dr. Mark recommends avoiding strenuous exercise or massaging the area for the first 4 hours after treatment.

Tiny needle marks and redness at the injection sites are normal and are only visible for a few hours. These can covered with concealer. To prevent the risk of infection please do not apply make up for several hours after your procedure.

Also avoid aspirin to reduce bruising. Take paracetamol instead. If you are taking blood-thinning medications, you might get a tiny bruise at the injection point. This will vanish after a few days. Do NOT stop taking your prescribed medication.

Botox Prices

Prices are based on the units of toxin injected into each area. Patients are always delighted with the naturally refreshed look and longevity they get from his treatments.

All  Medical Aesthetic Treatments Are Age Appropriate

Dr. Mark Hamilton is well known for his skillful and natural results when it comes to aesthetic injectables. He is highly regarded by his patients for being incredibly responsible when it comes to their care.

Before every treatment, you will have a full medical assessment and consultation with Dr. Hamilton.  Discuss the look you want to achieve with Dr. Mark. He will advise you as what treatments you need but more importantly he will give you an honest opinion as to the treatments you do  NOT  need.

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