Calf Slimming injections FAQ
- How does calf slimming work?
Muscle relaxing injections are injected into the calf muscle, which will reduce the size of the muscle
- How quickly does it work?
At our clinic, we review calf slimming patients 8 weeks after their injections
- Is only one treatment required?
This depends on how big the calves are and how slim the patient wants them to be. The process is that we do the first treatment, assess at 8 weeks, if the patient is happy then we will see the patient every 4 months. If the patient is not happy with the size i.e. they want to be thinner in the calves, then we can perform further injections at the 8 week review appointment
- How much does it cost?
We typically use a standard starting dose for calf injections, the cost of which is $1490 per treatment. Please see costs for antiwrinkle injections
- Is it painful?
- Who is unsuitable?
Those who need large calf muscles e.g. athletes / bodybuilders who require the look or specific function of large calf muscles.
- What are the side effects?
Loss of power in the calves, bruising