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The Truth about Topical Botox®

Whether we choose to accept them or not, wrinkles and lines are an inevitable feature as we get older. This is a common concern for men as well as women. We can either choose to accept them or find some way to do something about them. Many people have looked to Botox® treatments for this […]

Botulinum Toxin (Botox®) and its Benefits

Botox® is a purified protein made by Clostridium botulinum, a bacterium. Botox® is usually injected in tiny amounts and is used in treating muscle spasms and relaxing facial muscles so as to reduce wrinkles. In the recent past, many doctors have discovered many other alternative uses of Botox®. Muscle spasms are treated by injecting the […]

Is Botox® Right for You?

In the past, men did not really use cosmetics to improve their appearance but this has become very normal in today’s world. There are so many products that are used by men, mostly 20 years and over as this is when the need for the cosmetic products arises. Over time, men develop crease lines or […]

When is it Time for Botox®?

Men and women have been fighting signs of ageing for decades, and medical advances have begun to give us the tools necessary to successfully battle the signs. The question that many men and women in their twenties and up often have though is, when is it time for Botox®? Botox® has been adopted by men […]

Skin Care Essentials: Botox® for Men

In the twentieth century, application of botulinum toxin, also known as Botox®, have been rampant particularly among celebrities and to those who were able to afford this particular type of treatment early on. These days, men in their twenties and above have learned to benefit from a Botox®  treatment just as their female counterparts have […]

FDA Approves Xeomin for Upper Limb Spasticity

December 23, 2015 Xeomin (incobotulinumtoxinA, Merz North America) has received FDA approval for the treatment of upper-limb spasticity (ULS) –– the abnormal head position and neck pain that occurs with cervical dystonia in adults. In clinical studies, treatment with Xeomin in adults with ULS resulted in statistically and clinically significant improvements in muscle tone. Xeomin […]

Look How Far We’ve Come

When the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE) was founded over eight years ago and expanded into dentistry, people thought we were crazy. Teaching botulinum toxin (Botox/Xeomin) and dermal fillers for use by dental professionals seemed crazy at the time, even though Botox already had a long yet limited history in dentistry for the treatment of […]

Merz Aesthetics Announces Primary Endpoint Met in Post-Market Clinical Study of Xeomin® Vs. Botox® for Glabellar Facial Lines

March 19, 2015 Merz Aesthetics, a division of Merz North America (US affiliate of the global Merz Pharma Group), today announced positive results from a post-market, parallel group clinical trial designed to evaluate the efficacy of Xeomin® (incobotulinumtoxinA) in the treatment of moderate to severe glabellar facial lines, when compared to Botox® Cosmetic (onabotulinumtoxinA). “We […]

Ipsen Gets FDA Approval for Dysport for Injection to Treat Upper Limb Spasticity in Adults

July 20, 2015 Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for its supplemental Biologics License Application (sBLA) for Dysport (abobotulinumtoxinA) to treat upper limb spasticity (ULS) in adult patients. Dysport is now approved to treat ULS in adults to decrease the severity of increased muscle tone in elbow flexors, […]

Botox and Sunglasses Combat Squinting

June 30, 2015 With the start of the summer season, most Floridians are planning to be outside significantly more than they were in the winter and spring. What comes along with the sunshine of the beach, barbecues and afternoons at the ball field? Squinting. So what. Why is squinting a big issue? Squinting is a […]