What is Mesotherapy?
The Greek word Mesos means middle and therapia means to treat medically and that’s why the name Mesotherapy. It is a non-surgical treatment in cosmetic medicine which uses multiple injections of pharmaceutical and homeopathic medications, vitamins, and plant extracts into the subcutaneous fat. By lipolysis, mesotherapy injections target adipose fat cells causing rupture and death among adipocytes. Michel Pistor was the founder of mesotherapy. Mesotherapy aims at diminishing excess weight, cellulite, improve body contour, neck and face rejuvenation etc. FDA approved injections consisting of vitamins and minerals are administered.
- Mesotherapy treats cellulite directly unlike liposuction
- Reduces fat in selected target areas giving smoother skin
- Flushed fat deposits do not reappear in any other areas
- Mesotherapy is non-invasive treatment without the involvement of surgery and does not require hospitalization
- Mesotherapy can be administered without anaesthesia
- It is a painless procedure and involves no scar
Mesotherapy treats the following conditions with relative ease.
Cellulite diminution: Mesotherapy fights excessive formation of cellulite. About 3 to 5 sessions are required for this treatment at an interval of about 3 to 5 weeks. Patients with mild degrees of cellulite experience drastic changes faster than with high cellulite contents.
Weight loss: Mesotherapy is administered at the problem area alone. This treatment requires a minimum of 4 to 5 sessions at an interval of about 4 to 5 weeks. Mesotherapy is an effective treatment for body contouring targeted at a specific area.
Facial rejuvenation: Mesotherapy is a very popular treatment for facial rejuvenation. About 5 sessions are required at an interval of 1 to 3 weeks. A substantial improvement in facial appearance is noticed and therefore this has been voted as one of the most satisfactory treatments for facial rejuvenation.
Lower blepharoplasty: It takes only a few moments to inject fat-shrinking medication to reduce lower eyelid fat. It requires about 1 to 2 sessions for this procedure. Patient in this generally advised some cortisone prior to the treatment.
Mesotherapy takes relatively less time, is less painful and comparatively much cheaper than invasive surgeries. Facial complexions improve drastically with this treatment and it is usually is high in contentment rates.