Botox is a very common treatment that combats the signs of aging. Facial wrinkles like frown lines, crow’s feet or smile lines are all common concerns often corrected with Botox. Botox is actually a toxin that when injected into a muscle causes a short-term reduction in movement. Though Botox is a toxin, its use is very safe and has been approved by the FDA. Botox remains the sole treatment of its type for improving the look of wrinkles and fine lines. Patients who are getting older choose Botox for the fact it’s so effective on the biggest problem areas for aging, facial wrinkles. Treatments are completed in a brief office visit and though may seem casual in nature should always be given by a professional cosmetic surgeon.