Cosmetic Medicine first started in New Zealand around 15 years ago and is now accepted mainstream treatment for a more youthful appearance.
Cosmetic Medicine includes a range of treatments from Botox, dermal fillers, laser treatments, IPL and Elos treatments. Because Palm Clinic has been at the forefront of Cosmetic Medicine in New Zealand we bring a wealth of experience as well as the full breadth of cosmetic medicine techniques and expertise. Dr Sam Dunn is a Fellow of NZCAM.
Our promise to you is that we will give you an honest appraisal of your needs and we will match your needs and wants with your budget to produce the most cost effective and natural rejuvenated appearance.
For those who want to go further than cosmetic medicine Palm Clinic also offers, liposuction, and varicose vein treatments.
Botox and Dysport are Prescription Medicines containing 100 units of clostridium botulinum Type A toxin complex for injection. It is used for the treatment of severe frown lines of the face. It should be administered only by trained medical professionals. Arrange a consultation to discuss the benefits/risks of this procedure in appearance medicine. Cautions: people with defective neuromuscular transmission disorders, presence of infection at site of injection, glaucoma, pregnancy and lactation. Possible side effects include headaches, pain, burning or redness at injection site, local muscle weakness including drooping eyelids, lack of feeling and nausea. If you have side effects or concerns speak to a doctor. A charge applies. Note: Botox and Dysport treatment lasts about 4 months and after this time further courses of treatment could be necessary. Arrange a consultation to discuss your own situation.
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