What is Botox?

Botox is a medicine that was first approved for use in Canadian patients over 18 years ago. With over 4 million procedures performed in 2006, BOTOX® Cosmetic is the most popular minimally-invasive cosmetic procedure performed in North America. Used to treat facial lines and wrinkles such as forehead lines, frown lines, crow's feet, and lines around the neck.

Botox can be used safely to reduce the appearance of facial lines and wrinkles. In addition, botox has been shown to be an effective method for treating other conditions, such as migraine headaches, excessive sweating, and muscle spasms affecting the neck and other areas of the body.