According to doctors that perform this type of treatment
The effects of dermal fillers like Botox are not permanent, which means users of this substance must get a new treatment after about four months. Since patients get so used to not having wrinkles, they want to keep up the effect, which can often lead to what seems like an addiction. If you have the money for constant maintenance and the knowledge of the risks involved, obtaining several treatments is up to you.
According to doctors that perform this type of treatment, the substance is a medicine. There are no tricks involved, just science. Dermal fillers weaken the muscles in which you insert the drug, which makes it impossible to wrinkle that area. It is also used to treat myriad muscle disorders of the eye, shoulders, and neck. Additionally, more uses are becoming apparent, making this drug helpful for more than decreasing wrinkles.
However, many people claim Botox is dangerous, citing past deaths. The fact is that many doctors do not know how to administer it correctly, which can lead to permanent loss of muscle use, or worse.
The main fix for this issue is to thoroughly research before selecting a doctor for your treatment. Having a doctor that knows the procedure well, or perhaps even specializes in it, can decrease risks greatly. Look for recommendations from others who have had a successful procedure performed by a particular doctor.
The doctors performing unsafe treatments often use unapproved substances. The drug comes in a powder form and is supposed to be mixed with saline, but in an effort to save money, some doctors put too much saline into the mixture. This is where issues arise.
Another problem is that some so called professionals buy injectables like raw botulinum toxin with the intent to create their own cheaper version. Unfortunately, there is no way to safely make the drug on your own, and no one should try. If you think your doctor might be using a homemade remedy,