Botox® is a purified protein that has been used for more than 30 years to safely treat a variety of medical conditions. It is one of the most widely researched medicines in the world. In 2002, Botox® Cosmetic-was approved by the US Food and Drug Administration(FDA) specifically for cosmetic use. Since that time, BOTOX has fast grown to become the #1 non-surgical cosmetic treatment in the U.S. and in the world with more than 7 Million BOTOX procedures performed annually in the U.S. in 2016.