BOTOX® – FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS I’m a big fan of providing all the information to let my patients be in a better position to make decisions. Allow me to explain all about Botox® and it’s uses: What exactly is Botox®? Botox® is the commonly used name for the neurotoxic protein called botulinum toxin, which is derived from a type of bacteria known as clostridium botulinum. How does it work? Contractions in the muscles of the face cause small folds in the skin, which over time develop into wrinkles. Botox® blocks nerve impulses to the muscles in the target areas, such […]