Botox Resources and Articles

Welcome to Botox Forum's library of informative articles, covering everything related to BOTOX® treatments. Research the science of Botox, its various uses, its risks, and the very latest national averages for Botox costs. Click an article to read further, or click the "More" button to find more articles in that category.

Botox Information

Uses for Botox

While best known as the world's #1 cosmetic treatment for wrinkles, frown lines, and crow's feet, BOTOX® is also helping people overcome excessive sweating and even migraines! Learn more here.

Preparing for a Botox Treatment

Botox Forum offers a simple guide on what to know and how to prepare for your Botox treatment, including awareness of risk factors and what to ask your specialist during a consultation.

Botox Recovery Process

For the great results it achieves, Botox has a surprisingly quick and simple recovery process, with most patients returning to normal activities immediately after treatment.


Types of Botox Treatments

Botox for Jaw Reduction

By weakening the masseter muscle, Botox can replace invasive surgical methods of jaw reduction.

Wrinkle Removal

The world's #1 cosmetic treatment is a proven way to remove wrinkles and fine facial lines.

Hyperhidrosis

Botox has become a viable treatment for excessive underarm sweating or hyperhidrosis. See how the same injections that reduce wrinkles can reduce the signs of this condition, as well.


Botox Costs

Botox Cost

A closer look at Botox prices based on national averages gathered from leading Botox clinics across the country.

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Dermal Fillers

Botox vs Belotero Dermal Filler

After winning over patients in Europe and Canada, the wrinkle treatment Belotero is ready to take over America.

Botox vs Collagen

Though routinely confused with collagen injections or dermal fillers, Botox uses very different science to remove wrinkles and fine lines.

Botox vs Dysport

Now that Dysport has become available for U.S. wrinkle removal patients, Botox is no longer the only botulinum toxin injectable on the market. But how does Dysport compare to the industry-leading injectable?


Botox Side Effects & Risks

Botox Side Effects, Risks, and Truths

Like any clinical procedure, Botox does have the potential for rare side effects and risks. The key is to discuss your treatment in-depth with a specialist beforehand.

Can I Experience Botox Resistance?

While Botox has been used across the globe to help people smooth away fine lines, some patients claim to have an immunity to the treatment's effects.

Dermal Fillers and the Tyndall Effect


Choosing a Botox Specialist

Choosing a Botox Doctor

What to look for in choosing a surgeon, with aid from the national Botox Forum Doctor Finder.

Botox Before and After Photos

Looking at Botox before and after photos is the best way to see how these injections can achieve smooth, noticeable results for facial rejuvenation.

Top 5 Questions to Ask a Botox Provider

Before getting a Botox treatment, it's important to learn about your provider's background and your own risk factors.


Doctor Submissions

Ritacca Laser & Cosmetic Surgery Center Offers Topical Hyaluronic Acid

Ritacca is now providing the anti-aging solution Bionect to its patients in Vernon Hills and greater Chicago, Illinois.


News

Botox Lunch Breaks: The Newest Mini-Beauty Trend

I would like a cobb salad with fat-free cheese, a diet coke and some Botox please. Botox on your lunch hour is the latest buzz in the plastic surgery world, with women all over using their afternoon break for beauty matters.

Their Lips are Sealed When It Comes to Botox

Really, we are going to start being ashamed of Botox when all we have done is boast about the magical age-defying serum for several years now? According to Cosmopolitan’s Nicole Catanese, not only has she lied about it for the last five years, but there is a whole Secret Botox Society out there keeping their injections hush.

Botox: The Wonder Drug?

Botox’s path has had a long, convoluted path to the title of Miracle Drug.