Thursday, March 20, 2008

How to Treat Acne With Mesotherapy

How to Treat Acne With Mesotherapy

Mesotherapy has been used since the 1950's in Europe to treat injuries and medical conditions. It can reduce cellulite, promote weight loss, get rid of fat deposits and treat acne. Physicians deposit small amounts of medicine, vitamins, amino acids and mineral into your skin. They work under the surface to treat and heal the area

Step 1:

Find a doctor who performs mesotherapy regularly. Look in the phone book and online using search engines. As the popularity of mesotherapy increases, more doctors are performing the treatments.

Step 2:

Set an appointment to discuss your acne with the doctor. Talk about that medicines he would inject in your face. Discuss the treatment options and find out how many sessions you will need.

Step 3:

Look at the doctor's credentials. You want someone who performs mesotherapy often. Ask for before and after pictures.

Step 4:

Choose a physician who has proven results treating acne. You don't want to be a guinea pig for the treatment.

Step 5:

Get allergy tested the day before your first mesotherapy treatment. The test will ensure that you're not allergic to the medications.

Step 6:

Schedule treatment sessions for once a week or once every other week. Know that each session takes about 45 minutes.

Step 7:

Go back to work the same day as your treatment. Most patients don't need to take time off for mesotherapy

Tips & Warnings
  • Mesotherapy carries a slight risk of infection.
  • You may experience black and blue marks.
  • You may be sore for a few days.
  • Side effects include a burning sensation that lasts 15 to 20 minutes.

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