Botulinum toxin type A for facial aesthetic enhancement: role in facial shaping.

@article{Fagien2003BotulinumTT,
  title={Botulinum toxin type A for facial aesthetic enhancement: role in facial shaping.},
  author={Steven Fagien},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2003},
  volume={112 5 Suppl},
  pages={6S-18S; discussion 19S-20S}
}
  • Steven Fagien
  • Published 2003 in Plastic and reconstructive surgery
The application of injectable chemodenervation with botulinum toxin type A has become a useful and significant tool for facial rejuvenation. Since its original discovery and descriptions of its use for improvement of dynamic facial lines and furrows, botulinum toxin type A has been shown to be effective in a host of other applications. Because of its synergistic effects, it is used as an adjunctive agent for a variety of procedures, from injectable facial soft-tissue augmentation to brow lifts… CONTINUE READING