Botox is a neurotoxin called as Botulinum Toxin which is produced by a bacteria Clostridium Botulinum. It has wide variety of uses. Botox is a poison but if used correctly it can have a lot of medicinal uses. Botox is a non surgical cosmetology procedure
Who need it?
Botox is used by people for various issues,
As a muscle relaxant to treat post stroke spasticity, post spinal cord injury, spasms in head, neck and shoulder.
Used for improper eye alignment.
It is used for reduction of facial lines and wrinkles.
For reduction of crow’s feet and frown lines.
To treat excessive sweating
Botox is taken as an injection and it is injected into the regions of the body where the muscles has to be relaxed.
In case of removal of skin wrinkles or facial lines, the botox is injected into face so that the muscles movements are temporarily paralyzed. It would take one to few days for the body to react to the injected botox. The results have always been the best and efficient.
i)ForeheadThe issues with the forehead may include frown lines, horizontal lines, drooping eyebrows. All these changes are mainly caused due to ageing skin. By using Botox, one can reverse the effects of ageing and get a youthful appearance.
ii)Crow’s feetCrow’s feet refers to the lines that are present around the eye which appears when a person laughs or smiles. Botox can be used to remove the crow’s line completely. It might take a few units of Botox for the complete removal. It is a 10 minute procedure and the results will last for a few months.
iii)Under eyeA person may develop under eye wrinkles due to squinting for so long. It can damage your good looks entirely and make you look tired always. Botox can be injected in the under eye region to restore the eyes back to its original form.
iv)Smile LinesSmile lines are the crease or folds that run from the sides of the nose to corners of the mouth. They start to show very clearly with age. They can be easily removed by injecting a Botox in the region. After a few sessions, a person can obtain a wrinkle free face.
Botox is used medically to treat certain muscular conditions and cosmetically remove wrinkles by temporarily paralyzing muscles. Botox treatment has found a growing number of uses from easing muscle spasms to its increasingly widespread cosmetic use in flattening wrinkles. Botox is a brand name of a toxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum. There are other brand names for botulinum, such as Xeomin. In large amounts, this toxin can cause botulism which you probably associate with food poisoning.Despite the fact that one of the most serious complications of botulism is paralysis scientists have discovered a way to use it to human advantage. Small, diluted amounts can be directly injected into specific muscles causing controlled weakening of the muscles.It is most often used on forehead lines, lines around the eye and frown lines.Wrinkles caused by sun damage and gravity will not respond to botox.