BOTOX® Cosmetic is a prescription drug that, when injected, temporarily paralyzes muscles. It contains a purified and safe form of botulinum toxin A, which is produced by the microbe that causes botulism. it is used to treat permanent furrows and deep wrinkles in the skin that are formed by the continual contraction of facial muscles.
Common areas treated with Botox include:
- Forehead furrows
- Frown lines
- Crow's feet
- Skin bands on the neck