All About Botox : Side Effects and Warning Points
You have surely heard about Botox â the very famous non-surgical procedure that removes wrinkles. Botox â Phoenix, Arizona or in any other city in the United States â is actually one of the famous trade names for botulinum toxin. It is the very compound that causes botulism, a certain kind of food poisoning. In reality, it is actually a toxin â a poisonous substance that thrives in the cells of a living organism and that causes disease.
On the other side, Botox â Phoenix, Arizona or elsewhere â has been approved by the Food and Drug Authority (FDA) for medical use —in treating optic nerve diseases, muscle spasms and excessive sweating. And then in 2002, the same government body supported the use of Botox for cosmetic procedures â as a means of getting rid of those unwanted facial lines and nagging wrinkles.
And just like any other medicine or treatment process, there are side effects that are expected to arise as a result of using Botox â Phoenix, Arizona or elsewhere â for cosmetic use. Botox is a very popular product and so substantial research has been carried out to analyze the severity of the side effects of this product. It was proven, on the other hand, that such side effects are not that hazardous. Potential threat to life is very minimalÂ – or none at all.
Among the common side effects are:
Facial pain â especially in the part surrounding the treatment area
If you come to think about it, side effects are only normal considering that Botox, Phoenix, Arizona or elsewhere, after all is a kind of poison to the human body. It has been proven to cause food poisoning. And using the same substance â even in controlled amounts â to correct the problems related to aging and excessive facial muscle contraction is like an open invitation for