Mesotherapy treatment is a non-surgical cosmetic treatment that involves the injection of various substances in the skin. Some of the commonly used substances include pharmaceutical substances, vitamins, enzymes, hormones, plant extracts and homeopathic to rejuvenates the skin. Mesotherapy is used to remove excess fats in the skin, remove wrinkles, tighten the skin, lighten skin pigmentation, reduce cellulite and recontour the body.
How does mesotherapy work
Mesotherapy technique involves the injection of the above substances into the middle layer of the skin called mesoderm using needles. The kind of injection that is appropriate for your treatment may be different from any other person since there no particular procedure on mesotherapy.
The main pharmaceutical substances that are injected in the skin include the antibiotics and vasodilators. Hormones that are injected include calcitonin and thyroxin in the skin while the enzyme that is commonly used include collagenase and the hyaluronidase enzymes. Other substances include herbal extracts, minerals, and vitamins depending on your need.
How long does the treatment take
Depending on your condition you will need a prior visit to your practitioner to be brief on the procedure and what you will expect. The procedure takes roughly 45 minutes to be completed. You may or may not get anesthetic numbing prior to procedure depending on your treatment.
You will need to avoid any non-steroidal noninflammatory drug because it may cause excessive bleeding prior to mesotherapy treatment. You will be required to have several sessions, a minimum of three treatments is recommended. Initially, you will get an injection after every seven to ten days. When the result starts to appear the interval will change to a week or even months.
The bottom line
Mesotherapy is an effective non-surgical procedure that is mainly used to correct body contours and remove excessive fats in the body. Since it is a non invasive treatment, the patient can be treated and continue with his daily activities without any problem.