In whom is this treatment indicated?
In patients who have dark circles and who want to eliminate them.
On the other hand, if we use carboxytherapy (a subcutaneous application of carbon dioxide (CO2) *), it is recommended not to do this treatment in pregnant women, patients suffering from recent myocardial infarction, unstable angina, congestive heart failure, gangrene, epilepsy, hypertension severe arterial, acute thrombophlebitis, chronic liver and kidney failure.
* Carbon dioxide is a powerful vasodilator, which increases the flow of oxygen to the tissues by improving local circulation.
Why do dark circles appear?
There are several factors that contribute to the appearance of these dark spots around the eye: a genetic predisposition, excess blood vessels or melanin in the lower eyelid.