Title: Aesthetic indications of botulinum toxin
- Mirosław Maćkowiak
- Clinical Dermatology
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- botulinum toxin, hyperfunctional facial lines, method of injection
Botulinum toxin is a neuromuscular blocking agent. It has been used for almost 30 years in treatment of neurological diseases. Now it is also an method of nonsurgically eliminating facial wrinkles. Basic mechanisms of action, method of injection and tolerability is presented.