Mesotherapy- a complete medical revolution
Mesotherapy is a non-surgical cosmetic treatment which aims at lowering the problem areas in the body like excess weight, cellulite, body contouring, and rejuvenation of neck/face etc. it is carried out by a number of injections which contain different kinds of FDA approves medicines, minerals and vitamins. It is introduced into the mesoderm which is a layer of tissue and fat underneath the skin. The injection content mixture differs according to every unique case and according to the area which is to be treated. This therapy can also help in bringing down the pain and in replenishing the loss of hair in both men and women.
History of Mesotherapy
In the year 1952, a doctor in France, Michel Pistor developed this technique. It was primarily used for relieving pain. Since that year, it has gained a lot of popularity in the US and many other parts of the world.
In today’s date, Mesotherapy is mainly used for:
- Removing the fat in the areas such as thighs, stomach, buttocks, legs, hips, arms and face
- Reducing the cellulite
- Fading lines and wrinkles
- Tightening the loose skin
- Recon touring the body
- Lightening the pigmented skin
- Treating alopecia which is a condition which causes loss in hair
Very fine needles are used in this technique for delivering a series of injections in the middle layer, i.e. the mesoderm of the skin. The concept behind Mesotherapy is that it rectifies the hidden problems such as inflammation and poor circulation which causes skin damage.
There is not a standard formula for the injected substance in Mesotherapy. A lot of various solutions are used by the doctors including the following:
- Prescription meds such as antibiotics and vasodilators
- Hormones like thyroxin and calcitonin
- Enzymes such as hyaluronidase and collagenase
- Herbal extracts
- Minerals and vitamins
Criticism related to Mesotherapy
Treatments by Mesotherapy have been performed in many areas of Europe, South America and very recently, even in the US for more than 50 years now. Nonetheless, the physicians have expressed apprehension and consideration over the adequacy and productiveness of Mesotherapy arguing that this treatment has not been studied enough for making a determination. The main problem is that this therapy for the treatment of cosmetic cases has not been the subject of gold std. clinical trials. Nonetheless, the method has been studied for relief in pain of other ailments like tendonitis, dental procedures, tendon calcification, cancer, arthritis, cervicobrachialgia, venous stasis and lymphedema.
Additionally, there have been a number of case series and medical papers on Mesotherapy as a cosmetic treatment along with studies which make use of the ingredients used in this therapy.
Famous for its wonderful results on the body, Mesotherapy can also be used on the face for preventing and treating the signs of ageing and for rejuvenating the whole area, bringing out a natural glow on the skin which can catch anyone’s eyes. This therapy gives the skin a special cocktail of nutrients like vitamins, hyaluronic acid, minerals and amino acids for boosting its appearance incomparably. As a result of this, the face regains its natural shape, glow and elasticity. This non-invasive treatment restores and refills the naturally occurring substances needed by the skin for repairing the imperfections and rehydrating. The results are also long lasting and fast. Facial Mesotherapy is an amazing option for men and women of any age who are looking to restore the look and the health of their neck and face.
Cost of Mesotherapy
The prices for this treatment vary depending on the size of the area which is to be treated and the amount of products which are used. Many different packages are available for Mesotherapy which you can check out before ending up on one.