Botulinum toxin (type A), commonly known as Botox, a famous brand name, relaxes the muscle by temporarily blocking nerve impulses where injected and prevents or eliminates wrinkles from forming.
Botox or other similar toxin’s are used for both aesthetic and medical treatments. The treatment is painless, has no recovery time and can be used in a number of areas with varying effect:
It is a common cosmetic treatment for smoothing the appearance of lines and wrinkles on the face without the need for surgery.
Medical uses of Botox injections can be used to relax and control muscle tension, therefore relieving:
- TMJ syndrome or Temporomandibular Joint Syndrome (Muscle tension in the jaw)
- Excessive Sweating (Hyperhidrosis)
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