Amazines Free Article Archive
www.amazines.com - Friday, November 15, 2019
Read about the most recent changes and happenings at Amazines.com
Log into your account or register as a new author. Start submitting your articles right now!
Search our database for articles.
Subscribe to receive articles emailed straight to your email account. You may choose multiple categories.
View our newest articles submitted by our authors.
View our most top rated articles rated by our visitors.
* Please note that this is NOT the ARTICLE manager
Add a new EZINE, or manage your EZINE submission.
Add fresh, free web content to your site such as newest articles, web tools, and quotes with a single piece of code!
Home What's New? Submit/Manage Articles Latest Posts Top Rated Article Search
Google
Subscriptions Manage Ezines
CATEGORIES
 Article Archive
 Advertising (133320)
 Advice (160864)
 Affiliate Programs (34735)
 Art and Culture (73688)
 Automotive (145678)
 Blogs (75052)
 Boating (9840)
 Books (17133)
 Buddhism (4124)
 Business (1328521)
 Business News (426309)
 Business Opportunities (366263)
 Camping (10961)
 Career (72734)
 Christianity (15843)
 Collecting (11637)
 Communication (115055)
 Computers (241954)
 Construction (38996)
 Consumer (49680)
 Cooking (17061)
 Copywriting (6567)
 Crafts (18204)
 Cuisine (7538)
 Current Affairs (20387)
 Dating (45776)
 EBooks (19687)
 E-Commerce (48204)
 Education (185250)
 Electronics (83496)
 Email (6392)
 Entertainment (159830)
 Environment (28937)
 Ezine (3039)
 Ezine Publishing (5446)
 Ezine Sites (1550)
 Family & Parenting (110900)
 Fashion & Cosmetics (196389)
 Female Entrepreneurs (11842)
 Feng Shui (130)
 Finance & Investment (310271)
 Fitness (106098)
 Food & Beverages (62867)
 Free Web Resources (7938)
 Gambling (30225)
 Gardening (25106)
 Government (10513)
 Health (629508)
 Hinduism (2205)
 Hobbies (44039)
 Home Business (91556)
 Home Improvement (251348)
 Home Repair (46126)
 Humor (4823)
 Import - Export (5453)
 Insurance (45130)
 Interior Design (29546)
 International Property (3485)
 Internet (190983)
 Internet Marketing (146334)
 Investment (22824)
 Islam (1167)
 Judaism (1356)
 Law (80486)
 Link Popularity (4591)
 Manufacturing (20842)
 Marketing (98770)
 MLM (14136)
 Motivation (18213)
 Music (27002)
 New to the Internet (9479)
 Non-Profit Organizations (4048)
 Online Shopping (129616)
 Organizing (7803)
 Party Ideas (11855)
 Pets (38080)
 Poetry (2234)
 Press Release (12673)
 Public Speaking (5618)
 Publishing (7523)
 Quotes (2407)
 Real Estate (126620)
 Recreation & Leisure (95271)
 Relationships (87469)
 Research (16158)
 Sales (80321)
 Science & Technology (110219)
 Search Engines (23453)
 Self Improvement (153098)
 Seniors (6232)
 Sexuality (35942)
 Small Business (49284)
 Software (82995)
 Spiritual (23465)
 Sports (116079)
 Tax (7658)
 Telecommuting (34066)
 Travel & Tourism (307376)
 UK Property Investment (3121)
 Video Games (13428)
 Web Traffic (11727)
 Website Design (56822)
 Website Promotion (36567)
 World News (1000+)
 Writing (35769)
Author Spotlight
SHOVON JOARDER

Shovon Joarder has been working as Freelance Marketing Project Manager for over four years. He also ...more
ALFRED MEARS

Former English Teacher; Musician (20+ years); Freelance Writer ...more
MAXWELL JIANG

My mission is to help one million people recover from their exes, to provide valuable information so...more
RAHUL VERMA

Rahul Verma, founder of the award-winning web development and digital marketing firm Digital SEO Com...more
ADRIAN JOELE

I have been involved in nutrition and weight management for over 12 years and I like to share my kn...more


8 Strange Facts about Botox by Andrew Stratton






8 Strange Facts about Botox by
Article Posted: 12/02/2010
Article Views: 149
Articles Written: 5522
Word Count: 598
Article Votes: 0
AddThis Social Bookmark Button

8 Strange Facts about Botox


 
Health
It’s hard to wrap your head around why people would voluntarily inject themselves with a toxin like Botox. And although strange, here are the even stranger reasons why it works.

Sure, maybe paralyzing your muscles voluntarily doesn’t sound that appealing, but it’s hard to deny the influence Botox has had on the public and cosmetic surgery community. While many advocates will try and assuage naysayers’ fears about the product, it’s impossible to deny that Botox is a bit, well, strange. Here are some odd facts and tidbits about this popular wrinkle eraser that you may not have heard before.

1. Botox is a marketing name for the much more difficult to pronounce botulinum. It is considered toxic, and is in fact one of the strongest currently known. It’s actually a protein that is created from a bacterium.

2. You probably have heard of botulism before, an illness that most commonly can be contracted from handling contaminated food. However, it can also be acquired by other means. Botox is commonly confused or thought to create this illness. While made of the same protein, the means through which Botox is injected and the amount used is not nearly significant enough to cause the illness. The toxin is purified so while it creates similar effects to that of botulism (muscle paralysis) it is not dangerous.

3. Cosmetic corrections are only a fraction of the scope of what Botox can do for patients. People suffering from muscles spasms, including such debilitating problems as a weak bladder, can benefit from injections. It can help ease movement and relieve pain for those with muscle problems.

4. It is a permanent way to solve your sweating problems. Many people suffer from overactive sweat glands, causing them to perspire constantly and heavily even if they don’t feel particularly hot, stressed, or anxious. By injecting Botox into the sweat glands, they are effectively blocked and excessive perspiration is temporarily relieved.

5. There are more deaths attributed to the use of the “fake” treatment than there are to the true substance. In the past twenty years, less than fifty deaths have been recorded and none of these have been related to cosmetic use. Using other substances as a substitute for Botox that has not been medically approved, however, can cause serious injury, complications, and even death.

6. It is is fairly safe for most people. However, those who are pregnant or who have egg allergies should not undergo treatment as potential risks are greater.

7. Less than five percent of patients who receive injections have any serious side effects. The ones that do might experience bruising, swelling, nausea, cold or flu-like symptoms, and some minor bleeding at the injection site. Even these side effects, however, are temporary and subside within a few days time.

8. Not ready to commit to a facelift? It can be used in combination with dermal fillers to help lift and tighten sagging facial features and eliminate wrinkles. Sometimes this is referred to as a “liquid facelift.” It is significantly cheaper and less painful than the traditional surgical procedure.

9. Practically anyone with a medical license is allowed to buy and administer the injection. However, you’ll want to find someone with experience and skill. Dermatologist, plastic surgeons, and other specialists who deal with the face and skin are probably the safest bets. Beware Botox “parties” and other events that may not be the most reputable.

Choose a Seattle botox facility who can finally eliminate those pesky wrinkles and make you look younger. For more information, visit http://www.cosmeticsurgeryforyou.com

Related Articles - Seattle, botox,







Email this Article to a Friend!

Receive Articles like this one direct to your email box!
Subscribe for free today!

 Rate This Article  
Completely useless, should be removed from directory.
Minimal useful information.
Decent and informative.
Great article, very informative and helpful.
A 'Must Read'.

 

Do you Agree or Disagree? Have a Comment? POST IT!

 Reader Opinions 
Submit your comments and they will be posted here.
Make this comment or to the Author only:
Name:
Email:
*Your email will NOT be posted. This is for administrative purposes only.
Comments: *Your Comments WILL be posted to the AUTHOR ONLY if you select PRIVATE and to this PUBLIC PAGE if you select PUBLIC, so write accordingly.
 
Please enter the code in the image:



 Author Login 
LOGIN
Register for Author Account

 

Advertiser Login

 

ADVERTISE HERE NOW!
   Limited Time $60 Offer!
   90  Days-1.5 Million Views  

 

Great Paranormal Romance


STEPHEN BYE

Steve Bye is currently a fiction writer, who published his first novel, ‘Looking Forward Through The...more
GENE MYERS

Author of four books and two screenplays; frequent magazine contributor. I have four other books "in...more
LAURA JEEVES

At LeadGenerators, we specialise in content-led Online Marketing Strategies for our clients in the t...more
STEVERT MCKENZIE

Stevert Mckenzie, Travel Enthusiast. ...more
KIRAN KAUR

Kiranpreet (Kiran) Kaur, D.D.S., who received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the prestigio...more
MICHAEL BRESCIANI

Rev Bresciani is the author of two Christian books. One book is an important and concisely written b...more
STEVE BURGESS

Steve Burgess is a freelance technology writer, a practicing computer forensics specialist as the pr...more
SUSAN FRIESEN

Susan Friesen, founder of the award-winning web development and digital marketing firm eVision Media...more
TIM FAY

I am not a writer nor am I trying to become a writer. I am an average person with average intelligen...more
JOANNA MORGAN

Joanna Morgan has a huge passion for making money online from home and enjoys traveling around the w...more

HomeLinksAbout UsContact UsTerms of UsePrivacy PolicyFAQResources
Copyright © 2019, All rights reserved.
Some pages may contain portions of text relating to certain topics obtained from wikipedia.org under the GNU FDL license