5 Incredible Beauty Treatments We Got Completely By Accident
You’d be hard pressed to stand in a crowded room without bumping into someone who’s indulged in the aesthetically enhancing benefits of Botox. (And in the world of the Real Housewives, you know this is a go-to treatment.) As you may know, it’s a neurotoxin made from botulism (hence the name) that temporarily paralyzes the muscle it’s injected into. The result: a smoother, younger-looking surface.
Dr. Doft says, “The physician who discovered Botox was trying to treat patients with cross eyes. He noted that by injecting Botox, the facial muscles which lead to cross eyes weakened, thereby correcting the problem. However, the patients no longer had crow’s feet and, in fact, had an eye lift.”