Botox and Dysport are one of the most requested non-surgical plastic surgery procedures these days. So how do they work?
They both contain the same base protein – botulinum toxin that has been purified to be bacteria free. Botox & Dysport injections temporarily block signals that cause muscles to contract. And that results in less wrinkles and a more youthful appearance. Both substances are FDA approved yet there are many myths surrounding Botox & Dysport injections. Is it safe? Does it hurt? What areas can the injections treat? How many units do I need? Is there a difference between Botox and Dysport?
This Infographic by Dr. Pirani from the Toronto Plastic Surgery Center is going to address all of your questions and concerns.