Wresting Away Lip Rhytides

February 1, 2003

Chicago - Perioral injection of botulinum toxin type A (Botox Cosmetic) can be a very safe and effective modality for ameliorating the appearance of vertical upper lip rhytides with an added benefit of enhancing upper lip fullness, Roberta D. Sengelmann, M.D., reported at the annual meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.