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BOTOX Injections (cont.)

Pictures of Botox Injections

Botox being injected for frown lines. Click to view larger image.

Botox being injected for frown lines. Click to view larger image.

Botox being injected for frown lines.Click to view larger image.

Botox being injected for frown lines. Click to view larger image.

Patient after Botox injections. Click to view larger image.

Patient after Botox injections. Click to view larger image.

Area being prepared for Botox injections. Click to view larger image.

Before and after Botox injections. Click to view larger image.

Medically reviewed by Norman Levine, MD; American Board of Dermatology

REFERENCES:

About Botox Cosmetic. <http://www.botoxcosmetic.com/About_Botox.aspx>.

Antonucci , Flavia, et al. "Long-Distance Retrograde Effects of Botulinum Neurotoxin A." The Journal of Neuroscience 28.14 Apr. 2, 2008: 3689-3696; doi: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.0375-08.2008.

Cohen, J.L., J. Schlessinger, S.E. Cox, X. Lin; Reloxin Investigational Group. "An analysis of the long-term safety data of repeat administrations of botulinum neurotoxin type A-ABO for the treatment of glabellar lines." Aesthet Surg J. 29.6 Nov. 2009: S43-49.

"Medication Guide: Botox." Allergan.com. <http://www.allergan.com/assets/pdf/botox_med_guide.pdf>.

Schlessinger, Joel, G. Monheit, M.A. Kane, and N. Mendelsohn. "Time to onset of Response of Abobotulinumtoxin A in the Treatment of Glabellar Lines: A Subset analysis of Phase 3 Clinical Trials of a New Botulinum Toxin Type A." Dermatol Surgl. 37.10 Oct. 2011: 1434-1442. [Published on-line. July 11, 2011|001:10.1111/j.1524-4725.2011.02075.x]

Schlessinger, Joel, J. Kenkel, and P. Werschler. "Further Enhancement of Facial Appearance With a Hydroquinone Skin Care System Plus Tretinoin in Patients Previously Treated With Botulinum Toxin Type A." Aesthet Surg J. 31.5 July 2011: 529-539.


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