The secret is out – More men are getting Botox than ever before to rejuvenate their youthful appearance and stave off the signs of aging. According to a recently released study from the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, the number of men getting botulinum toxin injections (commonly known by their brand names as Botox, Dysport and Xeomin) totaled 453,281 in 2016 ― adding up to 9.9 percent of total procedures done on both men and women. In 2015, a study from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons said that the number of men getting injections increased by 337 percent since 2000.
Botox is a non-invasive cosmetic treatment that offers a long list of benefits from reducing frown lines to treating enlarged prostate glands. Here are 3 reasons why Botox has become so popular with men: