Botox® Cosmetic is a brand of purified botulinum toxin type A, which is a neuro-modulator produced by the bacteria Clostridium botulinum. Of all the neuro-modulator products on the market today, Botox has been the most studied and has the most indications of all of the competition. Botox® Cosmetic has been the industry leader for decades and is the most trusted and reliable choice for neuromodulators.
Botox can be used to treat the wrinkles caused by repeated muscle movements in the face. When expertly injected into your facial muscle, Botox blocks nerve signals to the muscle, which causes them to stop contracting and forming visible wrinkles. Botox can also be used to treat other conditions such as hyperhidrosis, temporomandibular joint dysfunction, and chronic migraines.The effects of Botox can last for 3 months or more, depending on the dosing, the individual and the areas treated.
At Laser Lifestyle Med Spa in Sanford, we use Botox to treat wrinkles in the following areas: