WHY GET TREATED
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You may have seen what BOTOX® Cosmetic did for a friend; now see what it has done for other men and women too!
You've probably heard a lot about BOTOX® Cosmetic. It's been in the news, in fashion, health, and beauty magazines,
and on TV. Your friends may even be talking about how it works.
Could this be what you’ve
been looking for—a procedure that can temporarily smooth those moderate to severe frown lines between your brows with
no surgery and no recovery time? How about those forehead lines and crow's feet? An improvement can be seen within
days, lasting for up to 4 months. Results may vary.
Why would you get treated with BOTOX®
bullet You think those stubborn frown lines between your brows make you look tired or upset.
seems like something that you could do to help maintain your appearance.
Almost 3.3 million
procedures were performed in 2005 alone—a 16% increase over 2004. Not just models and movie stars, but people from all
types of professions have tried it.
In fact, the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery
(ASAPS) ranked BOTOX® Cosmetic as the most popular physician-administered aesthetic procedure in the United States for
the fourth year in a row (surgical and nonsurgical combined).
What's more, the ASAPS surveys
ranked BOTOX® Cosmetic as one of the low-entry-cost facial aesthetic procedures in the United States.
Would you like to know more about BOTOX® Cosmetic? Find out what it is. Find out how BOTOX® Cosmetic may
work for you and learn why BOTOX® Cosmetic is different from other procedures and products. You may also want to check
out personal stories from other men and women who've been treated with BOTOX® Cosmetic and are pleased with the results.
HOW IT WORKS
Maybe you heard a friend talk about her experience with BOTOX® Cosmetic—and
you think your friend looks great—but before you get treated, you’d like to know more about it first.
BOTOX® Cosmetic is a non-surgical, physician-administered aesthetic treatment for moderate to severe frown lines
between the brows in people ages 18 to 65. BOTOX® Cosmetic works by reducing the contractions of the muscles that cause
those persistent frown lines that have developed over time.
Important Safety Information
about BOTOX Cosmetic
Serious heart problems and serious allergic reactions
have been reported rarely. If you think you're having an allergic reaction or other unusual symptoms, such as difficulty swallowing,
speaking or breathing, call your doctor immediately. The most common side effects following injection include temporary eyelid
droop and nausea. Localized pain, infection, inflammation, tenderness, swelling, redness and/or bleeding/bruising may be associated
with the injection. Patients with certain neuromuscular disorders such as ALS, myasthenia gravis or Lambert-Eaton syndrome
may be at increased risk of serious side effects
In this section you can learn why skin
ages and what causes wrinkles. Find out what to expect at the doctor's office, from the moment you step in the door to after
the injections, and read about the injection process itself. Other questions you have about BOTOX® Cosmetic may be answered
in FAQs and How Often Is Treatment Recommended?