The application of botox in the field of cosmetic surgery and has more than 20 years and is considered a safe procedure that helps to fade wrinkles dramatically. Dermal fillers are materials commonly used to increase the volume and size of the lips, it is also effective for treating facial lines.
Botulinum toxin, whose best-known trade name Botox ®, is a substance that has the ability to temporarily paralyze the muscle, and therefore has been used for decades to address neuromuscular disorders such as muscular spasms. A fortunate “side” effect has been noted that it is beneficial to improve the appearance of some wrinkles and fine lines, because they occur as a result of our constant facial expression.
Botulinum toxin is one of the most potent neurotoxins known to man, and their use for neurological purposes involves a much larger dose than is used for cosmetic purposes. The use for treatment of wrinkles and fine lines is a very safe procedure, and therefore was approved by the FDA for cosmetic use since 2002. No substance produces dependence, muscular atrophy, and changes that occur are temporary, with a duration of 4-6 months.
It uses most commonly includes:
- Crow’s feet.
- Forehead wrinkles.
- Wrinkles of the neck (platysma muscle shrinkage).
- Excessive sweating in the armpits, palms and soles.