Botox is used in cosmetics for wrinkles. The drug is based on the action of botulinum toxin, one of the strongest poisons of organic nature. Botulinum toxin - a substance that causes botulism, a disease with lesions of the nervous system.
Doctors have learned to use botulinum Toxin And in cosmetology. It also helps to treat migraine attacks. In other studies, scientists proved that administration to rats of Botox in the region of the vagus nerve leads to weight loss and slow down the passage of food through the gastrointestinal tract.
Botox can penetrate into the Central nervous system in the process of cosmetic procedures. The researchers found no serious consequences from getting the product in the body. The discovery opens new mechanisms of virus distribution in tissues: Botox travels through the body by the schemes, similar to the rabies virus and West Nile.