It consists of the combination of the Greek words mesos, which means middle, and therapia, which means treatment. It was first used by the French physician Pistor in 1952 and was named as mesotherapy in 1972.
It aims at micro-circulation in the middle layer of the skin for rejuvenation and anti-aging effect. It is a local treatment that is applied to appropriate areas, in small amounts and in large numbers.
What are the usage areas of mesotherapy?
Today, it is used for many purposes such as skin rejuvenation, removal of skin spots, scars, cracks, hair loss, cellulite, regional slimming. Since it is applied to the middle layer of the rich skin from the blood vessels, it helps to achieve the most active results in the skin, which is the target tissue.
What aspects are used in the mesotherapy process?
According to the needs of the skin and the patient, vitamins such as A, E, D, K, trace elements such as zinc, selenium, copper, amino acids, which are the building blocks of protein, hyaluronic acid that provides moisture to the skin and retains water, biotin, local anesthetics, elements that provide fat dissolution are the only It is used alone or mixed in certain proportions. After the process, there is a decrease in wrinkles, a more vivid and bright image on the skin, a decrease in shedding if it is used for hair, and an increase in hair quality.
How is the mesotherapy process applied?
It is applied to the patients with very thin needles developed for this purpose, with tools that minimize pain during the application called ejector or gun.
From what age and how often is mesotherapy applied?
It can be applied between the ages of 18-65. Depending on the patient’s complaint and the applied area, 4-6 sessions are performed at intervals of 1-4 weeks.
What should be considered after the procedure?
Bathing should not be done for the first 8 hours after the procedure and very hot baths, showers and saunas should be avoided. Mild burning, itching, redness and itching may occur after mesotherapy. If it is necessary not to touch these areas with hands, it is appropriate to use the works given by your doctor.
Who cannot have mesotherapy?
Those who are pregnant and breastfeeding, have heart failure, diabetes, cancer, kidney failure, stroke, bleeding disorders or use blood thinners cannot have mesotherapy.