FDA Approves Botox for Forehead Lines

Written by Dr. Paul M. Graham For many decades, Botox has been used to soften and eliminate lines on the face and neck. However, until recently the FDA had only approved the use of Botox for the frown lines (glabellar lines) and crows feet (lateral canthal lines). Despite not being FDA approved for the forehead, … Continue reading FDA Approves Botox for Forehead Lines

Beyond the Basics of Botulinum Toxin

Written by Gabriela Maloney, D.O. Edited by Dr. Paul M. Graham Botulinum toxin injections are becoming increasingly popular and have been shown to safely decrease the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles on the face since its FDA approval nearly 15 years ago. The most common areas treated by dermatologists with botulinum toxin include horizontal … Continue reading Beyond the Basics of Botulinum Toxin

A Shot of Youth: Neurotoxin

Paul M. Graham, DO You are probably aware of the use of botulinum toxin in the field of aesthetic and cosmetic medicine, but do you know how it was discovered and how it works? In this article, we will discuss the historical significance, mechanism of action, indications for, and side effects of this powerful, yet popular, neurotoxin. The … Continue reading A Shot of Youth: Neurotoxin