Explore the health and wellbeing issues concerning bright eyes, balding and Botox.
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Learn about Bright Eyes, Balding and Botox Speaker: Bright eyes make you look healthy, alert and alive. Here are few tips to put the sparkle back into yours. Sleep well. Elevate yourself with a few more pillows at night. If you find yourself all puffed out in the morning an elevated head drains excess fluid away from your eye area. If you still have problems with the puffed check your diet. Are you eating plenty of fresh low sodium greens? Excess salt could be appropriate when it comes to bags under your eyes. Eyes are made predominately of water. Dehydration could leave your eyes looking red and worst your vision blurry. Chemical eye drops are not the best option so eat, sleep and drink well for brighter eyes. Legends of old would have us believe that follically challenged men are a bunch of the stoppable Casanovas complete with PHDs. No. Halos can be psychologically heroine. Sometimes you can cure it but other times well if you haven’t got it plant it. It’s time to get to grips with your—in a bald man, own your chrome dome. Fred Fairbrass: You think when you go ahead—if you loose your hair it’s going to affect your ability in success, money with particularly women and I say fairly opposite I was much more outgoing, I was forced to be more outgoing. Speaker: If you’re not brave enough to bare more than your soul to the world you can always apply Rogaine or Propecia or get the blood flow into your head with lazer head therapy. There are options out there. Baldness doesn’t have to be a loose, loose situation. Female: Around here, in between my eyebrows, around my eyes. Female: Across the forehead and down the side of the eyes, look on his feet. Female: I’ve had it on just here on my forehead. I have three injections here and just around my eyes here. Speaker: Botox has come a long way since it was first developed 20 years ago as a treatment from muscular spasms such as those experienced by cerebral palsy sufferers. Doctors quickly realized one of its side effects was the temporary reduction of skin wrinkles. In 2002, it was FTA approved for eyebrow use only. Thus far, over 90 million Botox treatments have been administered. Needless to say, Hollywood would probably be the epicenter of the Botox revolution. And eyebrows are definitely not the limit. It’s a relatively quick and easy procedure. It takes only a few minutes and no anesthetic is required. Botox is actually derived from Clostridium botulinum. A diluted cosmetic preparation will inhibit nerve signals to localized groups of muscles. Cosmetic Botox side effects are few that may include temporary headaches, droopy eyes or mouth. If the wrong muscles have been injected light bruising and flue like symptoms. The Canadian government is not convinced about the long term safety of cosmetic Botox injections. They say Botox could potentially travel to areas in the body far the site of the initial injection. This may cause the weakening of muscles and crucial organs. Will you choose to age gracefully or suck the elixir of youth until the very end? Balding often occurs due to a thickening of the scalp. The key is to increase the blood flow.