Dr Brenda Maguire has been practising cosmetic medicine since 2006. She trained in London with plastic surgeons in the use of anti wrinkle injections (Botox ®) and dermal fillers.
1. Muscle relaxing treatment : Botox ®
This procedure targets the fine lines and wrinkles on the forehead, between the eye brows and crow’s feet around the eyes. Each of these is classed has one area. It works by temporarily freezing the muscle, smoothing out these lines and wrinkles.
It is a quick, safe and simple procedure taking about 15 minutes, most people can resume normal activities immediately afterwards. The effects lasts 4-6 months. For further information see www.botoxcosmetic.com. Initial Doctor consultation is €60 which is deducted from the cost of the procedure.
1 area – €150
2 areas – €200
3 areas – €270
2. Excess sweating treatment: Botox ®
This procedure targets excess sweating of the underarms by a series of small injections. The procedure takes about 30mins. The price is €450 for both arm pits.
3. Facial fillers Restylane
This procedure targets deeper lines around the nose and mouth. The product used is Restylane. This is a synthetic collagen which is injected just under the surface of the skin, filling out deep lines and depressed scars. The procedure takes about 45 minutes, and the area is numbed before the treatment.
Restylane 0.5ml – €220
Restylane 1ml – €440
Initial Doctor consultation is €60 which is deducted if from the cost of the procedure.There may be some bruising after the procedure. The results are long lasting up to 12 months without being permanent. For further information see www.restylane.com
4. Restylane vital
This procedure is designed to hydrate and restore the skins natural hydration. It improves the overall texture of the skin and hydration minimising the appearance of fine lines. The areas that can be treated are the face, décolletage, hands and acne scars. Each procedure takes about 45 minutes and the area is number prior to the treatment.
There may be some bruising after the procedure. 3 courses are recommended 1 month apart with a final follow up treatment. Prices start from €350 (2mls), course of 3 treatments €800. Initial Doctor consultation is €60 which is deducted if from the cost of the procedure.
For further information see www.restylane.com