BOTOX has been in use for over two decades in over 75 countries around the world for a variety of medical and therapeutic treatments. Of course, one common use is botox for wrinkle removal. Again, however, it does also have therapeutic uses as well when administered properly by a medical doctor.
This injectable works by relaxing the muscles that cause vertical lines between the eyes, crow’s feet, upper lip smoker’s lines, nose furrows, and deep lines in the neck.
BOTOX is a simple injection, containing a small amount of botulinum toxin type A, which blocks the nerve signal to the targeted muscles used to make facial expressions, preventing the formation of facial lines and wrinkles. The treatment is done in our office and takes only a few minutes. Patients who get Botox for wrinkles in Atlanta may experience minimal bruising and swelling, which usually resolves in a few days.