Updated: Jan 6
Gummy smile treatment with Botox, how does it work?
A gummy smile can easily and effectively be treated with Botox which is non-invasive and it is a quick procedure. Botulinum toxin type A, when injected, can relax the muscles in the upper lip and limit the rise of the upper lip when smiling, so the gums will remain covered.
To reduce the appearance of any “gummy” smile, creating a more appealing and natural smile.
How long does gummy smile Botox last?
The average duration of this effect is 4-6 months.
Gummy smile Botox, when to see the result?
After the muscles that pull on your upper lip have been injected with Botulinum toxin, the final result may not be immediately visible. It will take between 5-7 days to start to see the result and 2 weeks to see the peak effects.