With real, noticeable results, no surgery and no recovery time, there are many reasons why BOTOX® Cosmetic has been chosen by millions of women and their doctors.
BOTOX® Cosmetic has an established record of experience that your doctor knows and trusts – it’s precise and predictable. 97% of 117 patients surveyed were satisfied with the results of their BOTOX® Cosmetic treatments.1,2
Visible results have been shown to last up to 4 months.3 Your own results may vary.
It’s a simple, nonsurgical, 10-minute procedure with no downtime. Often called a “lunchtime procedure”, treatment requires no recovery.
If you’re looking for something to treat your stubborn frown lines, the area between your brows, be sure to talk to your doctor about BOTOX® Cosmetic and find out if it is right for you!
Tell your doctor about all your medical conditions, including if you have: a disease that affects your muscles and nerves (such as amyotrophic lateral sclerosis [ALS or Lou Gehrig’s disease], myasthenia gravis or Lambert-Eaton syndrome).
Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, including prescription and nonprescription medicines, vitamins and herbal products.
What Is the Treatment Process?
The treatment process for BOTOX® Cosmetic is simple.
Here’s what you might expect at the doctor’s office from the moment you arrive until your procedure is done. (Please note that although this experience is typical, the routine at your doctor’s office may be different.)
Before the Treatment
Consult your doctor to determine whether you are a candidate for treatment with BOTOX® Cosmetic
Your doctor will ask you about your goals to determine where to administer BOTOX® Cosmetic. To do this, your doctor may examine your ability to move certain muscles in your brow area. The location, size, and use of the muscles that create furrow between your brows can vary among individuals
Ask the doctor any questions you may have about your expectations for treatment
Discuss treatment goals and finalize a customized treatment plan tailored to your needs
The administration of BOTOX® Cosmetic involves:
No anesthesia is required. However, your doctor may choose to numb the area with a cold pack or anesthetic cream. Discomfort is usually minimal and brief.
Your doctor will administer a few tiny injections of BOTOX® Cosmetic directly into the muscles that cause those moderate-to-severe frown lines between the brows.
Injection Sites Approximately 10 minutes for the entire treatment.
After the Treatment
No downtime is needed – you’re ready to get on with your day!
Your physician will give you specific aftercare instructions.
Side effects associated with the injection include localized pain, infection, inflammation, tenderness, swelling, redness, and/or bleeding/bruising.
Other Frequently Asked Questions: FAQS
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