FDA Panel: Toughen Dermal Filler Warnings Dermal fillers injected to soften facial wrinkles should carry stronger and more specific warning labels about potential adverse effects, according to an FDA advisory panel.
FDA Approves New Wrinkle Treatment The FDA has approved Dysport to treat forehead wrinkles and frown lines, making it only the second drug to be approved by the agency as a wrinkle treatment.
Does Botox Affect How You Read Emotions? The Botox injections used by millions each year to turn back the hands of time may do more than paralyze frown lines and other wrinkles; they may actually inhibit the ability to read others’ facial emotions.
Botox as a Breast Lift? Add breast lifts to the growing list of potential uses for Botox. But not all experts think it's worth the trouble.
Black Box Warning for Botox The FDA announced today that it will require black box labeling on Botox and similar products warning of a rare, but potentially life threatening complication when the effects of the toxin spread far beyond the injection site.
Beware Bogus Botox Botox is safe when used properly, but unlicensed knockoffs may be dangerous, researchers say.
FDA Checks Reports of Botox Risks The FDA says it's investigating reports of serious adverse events including death and respiratory failure linked with Botox, Botox Cosmetic, and Myobloc.