Origin: medial part of the superciliary arch (frontal bone).
Insertion: muscle penetrates the frontalis and orbicularis oculi muscles and inserts into the skin over the middle of the eyebrow.
Action: pulls the skin of the eyebrow downward and medially, and produces vertical wrinkles of the forehead.
Innervation: temporal branch of facial nerve (CN VII).
Blood supply: branches of the superficial temporal and ophthalmic arteries.