Botulinum toxin is a neurotoxic protein produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum and related species. It prevents the release of the neurotransmitter acetylcholine from nerve endings at the neuromuscular junction and thus causes flaccid paralysis.
Botulinum toxin type A (Botox) is one of the most well known methods for warding off wrinkles and other signs of aging. It’s a prescription medication that’s injected into the muscles of the face. Botox is effective at reducing the appearance of wrinkle, and preventing new wrinkles from forming.
Following a Botox treatment, muscles start to relax after 3-5 days but take up to 3 weeks to reach its optimum result. Botox Injections are one of the most effective non-surgical anti-ageing treatments available. Botox Injections work best when combined with dermal filler and advanced skin care.
The effects are temporary, so you need repeat treatments to maintain the effects.
One study also found that people who used Botox reported a decrease in their range of emotions, because emotions are tied to the brain through facial