What is Botox and How does it work ?
Botox is used medically to treat certain muscular conditions, and cosmetically to treat excessive sweating. It is made from a neurotoxin called botulinum toxin that is produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum.
For what duration does the effects lasts ?
The total effect of the treatment is visible within 2 weeks and stays for upto 4 months after which it gradually decreases.If you choose not to have further treatment, your muscles will eventually return to their former activity and your muscles and lines will over the time revert to their pre-treatment levels.
How does the treatment work ?
The treatment involves usage of muscle relaxant toxins. Muscle relaxants blocks signals from the nerves to the muscles. They are injected at the muscles so that the muscle can no longer contract, which causes the wrinkles to relax and soften.