DAXXIFY is an FDA-approved injectable cosmetic procedure used to treat moderate to severe glabellar lines. The treatment, which is an alternative to Botox, is also used to help prevent and treat wrinkles from developing between the eyebrows, but last longer!
Are There Any Side Effects?
Daxxify has been known to cause side effects in some patients. Most of these symptoms are minor and will disappear on their own within a few days. The most common side effects of the treatment include:
- Injection site pain, swelling, bruising, redness, or itching
- Facial numbness
- Droopy eyelids
In rare cases, patients may experience more serious side effects, including trouble breathing or swallowing and serious allergic reactions. It is also possible for the neurotoxin in the treatment to spread to other parts of the body, which can result in botulism. If you experience any of the following symptoms, you should seek medical attention:
- Shortness of breath
- Swelling of the lips or tongue
- Muscle weakness
- Blurry vision
- Slurred speech
- Double vision