Botox or botulinum toxin works by blocking only the action of the muscles responsible for expression lines.
The injection of Botox at specific points allows a temporary correction of expression wrinkles due to muscles.
The goal of this treatment is to reduce wrinkles and fine lines at rest by decreasing the strength of the muscle contraction, but not to completely block this contraction, allowing the face to preserve expressions of mimicry and thus to obtain a natural result
The injection session is done in the surgeon’s office. She is not painful.
There may be some redness after the injection for half an hour.
The most frequently injected areas are forehead wrinkles, lips and crow’s feet.
Botox can also be very effective on areas of sweating such as the hands and armpits.