Do you know that Botox has many uses in addition to reducing lines and wrinkles on the face? At Radiance Medspa DC we also use it for the following treatments:
Stops Migraine Headaches
In 2010 Botox famous for smoothing out wrinkles and lines on the face — was approved by the FDA to treat chronic migraine headaches in adults.
The FDA says Botox injections have been shown to be effective in the , which are debilitating headaches that cause intense pulsing or throbbing pain and affect about 12% of Americans.
“Chronic migraine is one of the most disabling forms of headache,” Russell Katz, MD, of the FDA, says in a news release. “Patients with chronic migraine experience a headache more than 14 days of the month. This condition can greatly affect family, work, and social life, so it is important to have a variety of effective treatment options available.”
Migraine headaches are sometimes called “sick headaches” because they often are accompanied by nausea and sensitivity to light and sound.
Stops Profuse Sweating