The number of Botox injections in our area and across the country has continued to increase since Botox was first FDA approved several years ago. It is now the most frequently performed ‘procedure’ in plastic surgery offices. This ten minute office injection has been shown to be very safe and extremely effective in removing facial wrinkles. It is most often done to treat the area between the eyebrows, the forehead and the crow’s feet wrinkles around the eyelids. You should know that it temporary. The first injection usually lasts about three months. Subsequent injections tend to last longer and longer as you continue to use Botox. An exceptionally high patient satisfaction rate with Botox will continue to make these treatments popular for years.