What Everybody Ought to know About Botox Treatment Botox, basically, is a drug which is made from a neurotoxin produced by the bacterium Clostridium botulinum called botulinum toxin. Botox Treatment is done basically to treat certain muscular conditions and cosmetically remove wrinkles by temporarily paralyzing muscles. There are some conditions which involves in some way or the other Spasms which is involuntary muscle contractions. Within a few hours to a couple of days after the botulinum toxin is injected into the affected muscles, the spasms or contractions are reduced or eliminated altogether. The effect of the treatment is not permanent. Reportedly, lasting anywhere from three to eight months is the validity of the Botox Treatment for face. The effects are usually limited to the area of injection because BOTOX does not travel throughout the body; it only affects the areas injected. This treatment can remove all kinds of facial wrinkles for which this treatment is famous. In this treatment, purified protein is injected, which reduces muscle activity and smoothes the skin surface resulting in a fresh, youthful appearance. It is usually injected into frown lines, horizontal forehead lines and crowâ€™s feet and there is no specific preparation needed before the procedure. Botulinum toxin is sold commercially in stores with the names of 1}. Botox, Vistabel, Botox cosmetic (Onaboutinum toxin A or botulinum toxin type A). 2}. Dysport (Abobotulinum toxin A or botulium toxin type A).3}.Bocouture, Xeomin (Incobotulinum toxin A or botulinum toxin type A) and the last one 4}.Myobloc (Rimabotulinum toxin B or botulinum toxin type B).Botox Treatment is a straightforward, non-surgical procedure that can get rid of deep, persistent wrinkles that are developed over time on the aged skin of an individual. A few ten minutesâ€™ treatment with the help of few tiny little injections can actually help in relaxing the muscles that cause wrinkles to be formed in the first place. Typically, one to three injections in all are given per muscle and the doctor assisting the patient might choose to use the local anesthesia or a cold pack to minimize the pain. The needle prick marks during the procedure might stay visible for some period of time, but all the signs of the injections generally disappear within the time limit of 24 hours. The duration of the procedure is almost around 10-15 minutes per sitting. The Botox treatment cost varies depending upon the area of the body to be injected. It even differs depending upon the individual centers and clinics that offer price depending upon their popularity in the market. The doctors depending upon the type of treatments they are providing to the customers, they charge them accordingly and also provide them with additional benefits.