Botox has become the number one cosmetic treatment in the United
States. Botox can be used to treat several things, including
ocular muscle spasms, problems with eye coordination, and severe armpit
perspiration; however, it is mostly used as an anti-wrinkling agent.
This procedure includes injecting Botulinum Toxin Type A, or Botox,
into a patient's forehead at several different sites. Botox
paralyses certain muscles that cause wrinkles, interrupting their
contraction. Wrinkles are typically reduced by 80%.
The full results will be seen within a week and will last at least
three months. Side effects are mild, and often there is no
interruption into daily life the day of the procedure. On
occasion, a doctor may advise the patient to stay out of the sun.
The cost varies on the doctor, the region, and the extent of the
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