6 Little-Known Botox Facts That Might Surprise You

Beauty is pain—or, in the case of Botox, beauty is temporary pain followed by complete (muscle) relaxation. Each year, hundreds of thousands of women and men pay a visit to their derm and go under the needle in the name of smooth, wrinkle-less skin; in fact, Botox sales have soared past the $1 billion mark over the past decade. We’ve already covered the basics, but there are still quite a few things we were surprised to find out about the now-commonplace procedure. Like it’s somewhat sordid past, or the fact that it can help with depression or your sweaty underarm problem. Curious? Keep scrolling for six weird, little-known Botox facts you didn’t know.