Botulinum toxin Type A also helps maintain a fine facial structure and texture owing to its anti-ageing properties made possible by the botulinum toxin, this helps keep a well nurtured face, when it is applied, BTX-A relaxes muscles, which prevents the creasing of the skin that is responsible for causing wrinkles.
BTX-A has been shown to improve scars but note should be taken as to when Botulinum toxin Type A is to be applied. It should be applied best at the time of closing the wound to allow the tissues to heal smoothly by preventing micro movements of related tissues.
This is a situation whereby a person sweats excessively in certain body parts like the underarm, hands, feet etc. Research has shown that BTX-A can be used in treating excessive sweating of the armpits, hands, feet, head and face and some other related small body areas (including under the breast).
When used to treat this excessive sweating of some body parts, Botulinum toxin Type A has been shown to result in over 81-86% decrease in sweating.
Results are usually noticed from 2 to 4 days after treatment with BTX-A. However, the full effects of the treatment can be observed within two weeks.
This is a kind of loss of hair that occurs when your body’s immune system attacks the hair sac. By applying Botulinum toxin Type A to the scalp, it relaxes the muscles and this strengthens blood flow and increase the movement of nutrients to the hair, however, it appears that this is only more effective if the hair sac is not completely destroyed and still has some proof of ‘life’ in it.
Botulinum toxin Type A is also approved for treating of migraine.
A migraine is a severe, type of headache, that usually affects one side of the head. Most of the times, it is accompanied by nausea, vomiting, photophobia and visual disturbances.
BTX-A will likely not cure the migraines; however, it may offer relief from the severe pain it causes.
Current applications also show that Botulinum toxin Type A is now applied in Stem Cell therapy, making it easy and unnecessary to undergo a Facelift Surgery.