What is Masseter Botox?
The masseter is one of the muscles that helps you chew. It’s located on the side of your face and connects your cheekbone to your lower jawbone. When Botox is injected into the masseter, it’s called a masseter Botox. The treatment uses botox to temporarily block nerve signals in the masseter. As a result, the muscle is unable to move.
Why get Masseter Botox?
Botox in the masseter is used for managing teeth grinding, reducing jaw tension, contouring a square jaw and creating a balanced face shape.
How Long Is The Procedure?
The procedure only takes about 15 to 30 minutes. There is no downtime or recovery time to this procedure.
How Long Does It Last?
The botox will last for about 4-5 months.