A non-surgical procedure by which a small amount of protein is injected with an extremely fine needle into selected facial muscles. Botox, the neurotoxin derived from Clostridium Botulinum is used to reduce fine lines and wrinkles by paralyzing the underlying muscles.
Botox treatments are conducted on older adults.
The natural, purified protein in Botox Injections relaxes wrinkle-causing muscles and provides rejuvenated appearance to the skin. Through the treatment, gradually, the lines get smoother and new lines are kept at a bay.
Burning or stinging feeling while injecting Botox is much common. Headache, swelling or bruising in the body (in the injected parts), drooping of eyelid or eyebrow for a short time period, which is a very rare side effect.