Botox treatment contains tiny amounts of a highly purified botulinum toxin protein, refined from the neurotoxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and can function as a muscle relaxant by selectively paralyzing certain muscle groups. This, in turn, stops the formation of lines and wrinkles in the skin and promotes recovery. Botox is also used for multiple medical reasons such as migraines, and overactive sweat glands.
Most commonly treated areas and approximate units required:
Botox Treatment is also used for the treatment of overactive sweat glands known as hyperhidrosis on the hands, in the axillae and that associated with hot flushes of menopause. Migraines, tension type headaches, neck muscle spasms and jaw clenching (bruxism) is also treated very effectively with Botox.