Frequently Asked Questions From Frownies Users
Q: What is Frownies?
A: Frownies are facial pads made from natural, skin-friendly materials. Frownies are applied to the forehead and corners of the eyes and mouth to gently re-educate the underlying muscles to assume their correct, relaxed and natural appearance. Frownies allow the deep expression lines to heal, leaving younger, relaxed-looking skin.
Q: How does Frownies work?
A: Frownies works by training and holding the facial muscles to stay in their relaxed position. The facial muscles are attached to the skin, so as you retrain the muscles, the skin becomes tighter. By holding the muscles in place, the skin is allowed to smooth out and wrinkles will be reduced.
Q: Do I have to use Frownies every night?
A: We recommend using Frownies every night
for 30 days to receive lasting results. After you have trained
your facial muscles, you should wear Frownies a minimum of
three to four days a week in order to maintain proper facial
Q: Can I leave Frownies on overnight?
A: Yes, it is best to leave them on overnight
or during a time when your muscles can be relaxed for an extended
period (about three hours).
Q: What is the age recommended to start using Frownies?
A: There is no age limit. It can be used
by anyone with wrinkles.
Q: Can we use Frownies with other skin care product
such as moisturizing creams?
A: You may use Frownies with toner or water
before applying on the face. As for moisturizers, you may
apply and wait until the cream is fully absorbed (when the
face is dry) before you apply Frownies because it will not
stick on the face due to the oily nature of the cream.
Q: On which part of the face can I use Frownies?
A: You can use Frownies on your forehead,
corners of your eyes and mouth.
Q: How do I apply Frownies facial patches?
A: Frownies is simple and easy to use:
1. Separate Frownies by gently tearing along the perforations.
2. Moisten the shiny side of Frownies with water to activate
the vegetable-based adhesive.
3. Using two fingers of one hand, stretch to smooth your skin
while pressing Frownies with the fingers of your other hand.
Hold in place until pad sticks.
Leave on for a minimum of three hours, but preferably overnight.
4. To remove, wet pads to release adhesive (not peel).
Q: Can’t I just use any ordinary tapes to get
similar results like Frownies?
A: No, Frownies is specially designed (with
the right density, cut & gum) to relax the facial muscles
to reduce wrinkles. Other ordinary tapes will not give you
Density – the optimum density; strong
enough to hold the muscles and gentle enough to avoid over-stressing
Cut – special die-cut to suit the anatomy
and contour of the facial muscles.
Gum – hypoallergenic chemical-free
skin-friendly plant-based gum so that there is no adverse
effects on the skin. Also, with this special gum, no peeling
Q: How many patches does it contain?
A: It comes with a total of 144 patches in a box which will last well for one to two months (for Corners of Eyes & Mouth) or two to four months (for Forehead Between Eyes).
Q: What is the difference between Forehead & Between Eyes and Corners of Eyes & Mouth?
A: Both are made from the same materials.The
only difference is in the shape of the patches which is to
be used for different facial muscles. Forehead & Between
Eyes (FBE) is recommended for frown lines while Corners of
Eyes & Mouth is recommended for crows feet and laughter
lines. For full face, use both styles.
Q: Can we apply Frownies on sensitive skin? Can man use Frownies?
A: Yes. Frownies can be applied on any skin type including sensitive skin. Frownies can be used by both men & women.
Q: Which part of the face I can place Frownies?
A: Refer to the diagrams below to see where you can place the Frownies: