Xeomin® has been used safely since 2005 and is manufactured in Germany by Merz Aesthetics.
Side effects are usually uncommon. The most common side effects are temporary and localized to the area of injection. These include soreness or mild bruising, (which can be easily covered with makeup), headache and less commonly, you may develop a heavy eyelid lasting 1-4 weeks which your doctor may be able to treat. There have been no permanent side effects of Xeomin® reported.
Xeomin® is not recommended during pregnancy or breastfeeding or for patients with neuromuscular disease. We discuss all the risks in detail during the consultation process.