My eye shape changed after I had Botox. They are now smaller and hold a very different shape. Are the changes permanent?

My eye shape has change for the worse. They look smaller with saggy lids after 12 units Botox in my forehead and temples. I've totally changed the shape of my eye shape and size. My eyes had an exotic look and now that's lost. I saw the change happen in my left eye first and now my right eye has caught up. my left eye also has extra sagging in the lid giving them a lopsided appearance.Will my cat eye like shape and size return? If so how long? Is there any chance of permanent change?

ANSWERS FROM DOCTORS (4)


Answered by Smooth Solutions Medical Aesthetics

This can sometimes happen with Botox. The affect will wear off in about 3 months. It sounds as though the practioner either did not place it properly or had used too many units.

Published on Jul 28, 2015

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Answered by Smooth Solutions Medical Aesthetics

This can sometimes happen with Botox. The affect will wear off in about 3 months. It sounds as though the practioner either did not place it properly or had used too many units.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Answered by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center

So sorry for this bad result! Botox is not permanent so that's the good news! Depending on your body's metabolism it can take anywhere from 3-4 months to return to normal and for the Botox to go away. Your Botox injector will need to know this so that it doesn't happen again! And remember not all injectors are considered "expert injectors" even if they have an MD behind their name!

Published on Jul 22, 2015

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Answered by Bella MD Laser Vein and Aesthetic Center

So sorry for this bad result! Botox is not permanent so that's the good news! Depending on your body's metabolism it can take anywhere from 3-4 months to return to normal and for the Botox to go away. Your Botox injector will need to know this so that it doesn't happen again! And remember not all injectors are considered "expert injectors" even if they have an MD behind their name!

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Answered by Pismo Vitality

The typical effects of botox last three months or so. After the botox wears off your eye should gradually return to its original appearance.

Published on Jul 21, 2015

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Answered by Pismo Vitality

The typical effects of botox last three months or so. After the botox wears off your eye should gradually return to its original appearance.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


Answered by eSSe plastic surgery

Botox is not permanent , the changes should resolve within 4-6 months.

Published on Jul 21, 2015

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Answered by eSSe plastic surgery

Botox is not permanent , the changes should resolve within 4-6 months.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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