When you think of Botox, you typically think of a middle-aged woman trying to get a more youthful look, right?
For the most part, you’d still be right. However, plastic surgeons say that “brotox” — the use of Botox by men — is gaining in popularity.
Celebrate great health! LIKE BlackDoctor.org on Facebook!
[ione_facebook_like_box url_segment=blackdoctor.org height=”260″]
Between 2000 and 2010, there was a 258 percent increase in the number of men undergoing treatment with botulinum toxin type A, according to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons.
In fact, more men in 2010 chose Botox treatment than any other form of cosmetic surgery or enhancement, the society reported, with 336,834 males receiving shots of the toxin to relax muscles and deaden nerves to improve their appearance.