WHAT IS BOTOX?
It is an extract from an organism named Clostridium Botulinum. This actually is a toxin, which temporarily paralyzes the muscle, of facial expression. In this way, the impact reduces frown lines and other wrinkle is due to aging. Botox is the brand name of Botulinum toxin type A from Allergan Corp.. Dysport is an other brand of Botulinum toxin type A from UK by IPSEN.
IS IT SAFE?
Botulinum toxin has been used in millions of people worldwide. It is safe as it temporarily paralyzes the targeted muscles, which cause frown lines and other wrinkles.
IS IT PAINFUL?
Very small dose used for the injections and the pain is minimal. A numbing cream can be used prior to injections, which can make the procedure very comfortable.
IS IT EXPENSIVE?
Thy results are good for some early signs of aging compared to some creams or other products of unproven efficacy. Botox treatment is actually inexpensive.
HOW LONG DOES THE RESULT LAST?
The results usually last four to six months, but individual variations are possible, and the effectiveness may be longer or shorter in some individuals.
WHAT ARE THE OTHER USES OF BOTOX?
Botox has been effectively used for the following conditions. Sweaty underarms (Axillary Hyperhidrosis) Staining of clothes and odor are socially embarrassing situations in people who suffer from excessive sweating of the armpits. Botox can effectively treat this problem for up to nine months
Sweaty palms and foreheads are deterrent to social interaction. Botox is quite effective in the treatment of these conditions, and can restore self confidence.
ARE THERE ANY POTENTIAL COMPLICATIONS
Yes, there are possible complications from the injection of Botox, but their minor in nature and improve read the passage of time. Or sometimes can be corrected with other medications, if necessary.