Botulinum therapy is one of the popular ways to fight wrinkles, which uses botulinum toxin type A preparations.
After the injection, the facial muscles responsible for facial expressions are blocked. As a result, the muscle contracts much less, which allows to restore the elasticity of the skin and to smoothe out the wrinkles on the face . The mechanism consists in relaxing the muscles. It relieves overstrain and the new formation of mimic wrinkles. The result of the procedure appears 7-14 days after the administration of the drug, the duration of the effect ranges from three months to six months. To date, there is no other such fast, effective and long-lasting effect on facial expressions.