Mesotherapy is a cosmetic procedure in which tiny amounts of natural extracts, vitamins and pharmaceutical drugs are injected into the skin. It helps to reduce cellulite, stretch marks and wrinkles. It can be applied to many areas of the body.
Areas of the Body Treated with Mesotherapy
Mesotherapy injections can be used to treat aging skin on the arms, hands, neck and face. It can treat acne on the face and eliminate fat pockets in the love handles and the chin. Mesotherapy can be used to reduce cellulite that is located in all areas of the body, including the thighs, hips and buttocks.
Advantages of Mesotherapy
Mesotherapy injections stimulate collagen and elastin production in the skin. This helps improve skin tone and reduces sagging. Mesotherapy doesn't require hospitalization or general anesthesia.
A common side effect of mesotherapy injections is bruising and soreness. Typically, the bruising will last a week, and the soreness will subside after two days. The injection itself can feel like a dull pinch and patients typically have a burning sensation at the site of injection.
After treatments, patients shouldn't take a shower for at least six hours. Those undergoing facial treatments should wait at least four hours before wearing makeup. Avoid consuming caffeine before treatments.