FACTS ABOUT BOTOX


Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

1- It is a neurotoxin produced by the bacteria Clostridium botulinum found in soil and water

2- It was discovered by a case of food poisoning in the 1820s

3- It causes paralysis of the facial muscles so it corrects lines, creases and wrinkling all over the face

4- Treating your face with botulinum toxin can treat depression, as facial expressions are linked to your emotional state

5- Many people do not know that it can also treat excessive sweating in hands feet and armpits

By Dr. Alya Al Shahbander

Specialist Dermatology