Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 3  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 145--150

Elevation of the corner of the mouth using Botulinum toxin type A


Alberto Goldman1, Uwe Wollina2 
1 Clinica Goldman, Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
2 Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Hospital Dresden-Friedrichstadt, Academic Teaching Hospital of the Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Brazil

Correspondence Address:
Alberto Goldman
Av. Augusto Meyer 163 Conj. 1203, Porto Alegre, RS 90550-110
Brazil

Indications for botulinum toxin type A have been constantly evolving, and it can currently be used in virtually any area of the face and neck. The authors present their experience with this neurotoxin in treating the platysmal bands and depressor anguli oris muscle with the purpose of cosmetically improving the anterior neck and lifting the oral commissure.


How to cite this article:
Goldman A, Wollina U. Elevation of the corner of the mouth using Botulinum toxin type A.J Cutan Aesthet Surg 2010;3:145-150


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Goldman A, Wollina U. Elevation of the corner of the mouth using Botulinum toxin type A. J Cutan Aesthet Surg [serial online] 2010 [cited 2020 Feb 16 ];3:145-150
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