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Effective Solution to
Teeth Grinding/Bruxism

Teeth grinding, also known as bruxism, is a condition that makes you grind your teeth together and clench your jaw, often without realising it.

Botulinum toxin, also used in wrinkle reduction treatment, is a popular facial aesthetic treatment used to reduce unconscious teeth grinding.

This treatment involves injecting botulinum toxin into the masseter muscles to relax them and stop your jaw from clenching.

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Teeth Grinding Relief FAQs

Teeth grinding/bruxism relief injections uses botulinum toxin to relax the muscles in the face.

Botulinum toxin is also known as Botox Cosmetic®.

The level of discomfort during a botulinum toxin procedure can vary from person to person. However, most patients report minimal discomfort during the injection process.

Before receiving dermal filler, Abbey will apply a topical numbing cream to help reduce any discomfort.

Overall, the discomfort associated with teeth grinding relief is typically mild and short-lived.

Teeth grinding relief is a temporary treatment and its longevity varies from person to person, with some patients’ results lasting up to 6 months.

Wearing off over time, you will require a top up of treatment to continue alleviating clenching-related pain.

The injection of botulinum toxin cannot be undone, however, it is a temporary treatment that wears off over time.

For some people, this can last up to 6 months.