Botox Spread to my Eye Muscles: How Can I Get the Muscles to Start Working Again? (Photo)
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Botox and Eye Muscles
Botox and side effects
BOTOX Wears Off
Different brands of Botulinum Toxin (BOTOX, DYSPORT, or XEOMIN) spread differently, and perhaps you had one that "leaks" more.
Certain eye muscles are just under the crows feet and perhaps this extra-ocular muscle is now weak.
Or perhaps some leaked into the levator or lifter of the eyelid from a frown or forehead injection..
Sometimes eye drops can help the lifter weakness from frown injections, but lateral weakness will need to wear off and eye drops won't help.
Since you did not have a direct dose, you should see some improvement in some weeks time. Complete improvement may take some time.
Botulinum toxins spread locally and not into your system, so the complicaitons will not be widespread
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