Botox is a drug derived from the bacterium Clostridium botulinum called botulinum toxin. It is used medically to treat certain muscular conditions and cosmetically removes wrinkles by relaxing muscles.
Botulinum toxin (Type A) is a cosmetic infusion that hinders the nerve signals that cause muscles to contract. This impact relaxes and smooths the look of lines and wrinkles created by monotonous movements on the face—most usually, between the temples, crows-feet around the eyes, and even brow wrinkles. Botulinum toxin is additionally utilized cosmetically to adjust facial asymmetry and relax tight neck bands, and in addition medically to decrease sweat and to treat headache, cerebral pains and muscle spasticity.