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Aesthetic use of BoNT: Options and outcomes

Author:
Gendler, Ellen, Nagler, Arielle
Source:
Toxicon 2015 v.107 pp. 120-128
ISSN:
0041-0101
Subject:
aesthetics, botulinum toxin, eyelids
Abstract:
There are a multitude of uses for BoNT in the aesthetic realm. Efficacy has been shown in softening glabellar creases, crows feet, forehead rhytides, and in correcting facial asymmetries, including mild eyelid ptosis. Facial shape can be altered through injections of BoNT into masseter, and smiles can be altered with BoNT. Clinical examples of the above will be shown, as well as adverse outcomes with inaccurate injection techniques.
Agid:
5451252