Over the past ten years, Botox has become more and more popular. Botox is utilized to treat signs of getting older aging such as wrinkles. Botox works by reducing the movement of the muscle it is injected into. Though Botox is a toxin, its use is very safe and has been approved by the FDA. Botox gained popularity for its rapid results and relatively painless application and continues to be the only treatment of its kind. Aging patients choose Botox for the fact it’s so effective on the biggest problem areas for aging, facial wrinkles. Treatments are performed in a brief office visit and though may seem casual in nature should always be given by a licensed plastic surgeon.