This article is a review of the authors' 32 years' experience with botulinum toxin type A (BoNTA), especially its cosmetic use. It includes a review of the relevant literature and pointers to the future.
To provide readers with a history of the cosmetic use of BoNTA and future directions.
This article is written from the authors' experience.
The readers will be aware of the results of the interaction with BoNTA.
Botulinum toxin type A is a safe and effective treatment for some cosmetic problems. Side effects are minimal and short lived. The future of this therapeutic modality continues to be exciting.