Botox, or Botulinum toxin, was first discovered during the mid-19th century from sausage manufacturers. However, it was not until the 20th century that physicians began to realize the indications for this cosmetic injectable.
Watch this news video for a closer look at the history and uses of Botox injections. First used to treat visual disorders, Botox was approved by the FDA in 2002 for the treatment of moderate-to-severe facial lines and wrinkles. Check out this video clip for more information on the most common cosmetic procedure in the United States.
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