In whom is facial mesotherapy indicated or contraindicated?
Facial mesotherapy is indicated for those patients who want to rejuvenate their face, eliminate spots and opacity on the skin. It is also a recommended treatment to rejuvenate the neck, décolleté and hands.
It is contraindicated depending on the substances used. The procedure should not be performed in patients with skin infection, allergy to any component, pregnant or nursing women, people with insulin-dependent diabetes, stroke, recent malignancy, or a history of thrombus embolism.
What does facial mesotherapy consist of?
Facial mesotherapy is a technique of stimulation and revitalization of tissues with the direct infiltration of isolated drugs or in the form of mixtures containing different active ingredients. According to the needs of the skin, each case will be personalized. It helps the formation of new collagen fibers and improves the vascularity of the area.
Half an hour before the session an anesthetic cream is applied, after that time the product is introduced into the dermis with very fine needles. Applications last between 15 and 20 minutes.
Between 4 and 5 sessions are recommended, which can be performed every 7 or 15 days. In autumn and winter it can be done every two months.
Slight discomfort can be felt, which will depend on the active ingredients used and the depth of the punctures.