Are There Any Side Effects?

In addition to its use for cosmetic reasons, Anti-wrinkle Injectables treatment is also used to treat patients in a variety of therapeutic indications, including Spasticity due to cerebral palsy in children, movement disorders (head, neck, shoulder, face), and severe axillary hyperhidrosis (excessive underarm sweating). In the amounts used for the treatment of upper facial lines, the side effects are usually temporary and localised to the area of injection.

Possible side effects include headaches, pain, burning/stinging, bruising, swelling or redness at the injection site, local muscle weakness, including drooping eyelids/eyebrows, swollen eyelids, skin tightness, tingling sensations, itching/aching forehead, nausea and flu-like symptoms.