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Botox Wrinkle Treatment - Effective treatment for wrinkles - botulinum toxin is a proteinaceous neurotoxin, is a bacterial exotoxin, acting at the neuronal level, by blocking nerve impulses transmitted from the brain to the muscles. The toxin is produced by Clostridium botulinum which in the past was particularly dangerous by food poisoning. It is currently used in high dilutions course in medicine as a muscle relaxant medicine.

Botox Wrinkle Treatment - Signs, symptoms and causes

- It injects a certain area such be the forehead, vertical wrinkles between the eyebrows, wrinkles at the corner of the eye, thereby reversibly blocks nerve impulses from the nerves to the facial muscles wrinkles. Muscles can not contract and therefore tend to relax. When muscles relax,

the overlying skin remains smooth and unwrinkled while the untreated facial muscles continue to contract normally, allowing the person to remain unaffected facial expression.
- The treatment effect is temporary because the toxin is slowly metabolized by the body in 3-6 months, for those therapy should be resumed.

Botox Wrinkle Treatment - Treatment

In the first 3-7 days of treatment effect is visible to us. The effect lasts generally about four months, but, as you repeat the treatment several times, the period between injections tends to extend to six months or more.