Facial Mesotherapy: preventive treatment and reduction of facial wrinkles

Written by: Dr. Jaume Tufet Opi
Edited by: Top Doctors®

There are many people who, over the years, opting for treatments aesthetic medicine to improve the appearance of your skin to reduce wrinkles and blemishes.

Facial Mesotherapy is one of the most common medical treatments based on active substances introduced by microinjection into the skin to moisturize, tighten and restore skin atrophy. This procedure is indicated for dull skin, tired, injured by too much sun, small superficial wrinkles and sagging. The most conducive to the use of facial mesotherapy to improve the quality, thickness and brightness of the skin areas are the face, neck and chest.


What is the microinjection technique?

The puncture technique can be manual or using sophisticated automated system that accurately determines the depth, quantity of substance injected per puncture and puncture speed. Thus, a large number of punctures absolutely painless way to ensure the minimum mark and maximum accuracy is made. Substances applied are able to restore the physiological functions of skin cells and recover the components of the extracellular matrix that are lost with the passage of time and reestablish the skin elasticity.


What effect facial mesotherapy?

With microinjection we get two effects:- Pharmacological Type: moisturize with uncrosslinked hyaluronic acid, that is, when the molecules are intertwined with each other and can move free, infiltrating the skin.- Reflex type, by the large number of micro-injections that stimulate the fibroblasts and collagen and elastin manufacturing.

  • The fibroblast is the most representative skin cell, which is responsible for the synthesis and subsequent secretion of extracellular matrix components. Thanks to the presence of fibroblasts, the structure of the extracellular matrix can be repaired, reactivating and regenerating skin tissue.
  • Collagen consists of polypeptide chains (proteins) that provide smoothness and firmness.
  • Elastin, the main component of elastic fibers is a fibrous protein that contains, among others, amino acids, proline, glycine and desmosine.


What are the benefits of mesotherapy?

The benefits to the skin that causes facial mesotherapy are:

- Hydration: Provides hidrocaptoras substances capable of retaining water in the stratum corneum (more extensive skin layer), high surface wetting action, increasing skin densification.- Repair: Reduces wrinkles and corrects and regulates the cutaneous microcirculation.- Restores the functions of the dermis: Increases firmness and recovers skin elasticity.- Stimulates the fibroblast- Increase the number of collagen fibers- Power the functionality of elastic fibers- Antioxidant: The facial mesotherapy has a function of cell protection from irritating external agents (sun and snuff).- Actinic Rejuvenation: Reduces pigmentation and improves skin tone.

Mesotherapy facial treatment is painless and does not require low social. It can be done at any time of year, prepares the skin for the summer and around the same to repair the damage caused by too much sun. With regard to the sessions, these are monthly and advise 2 or 3 sessions per year, which can be repeated between 9-12 months.


*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

By Dr. Jaume Tufet Opi
Aesthetic Medicine

Doctor with comprehensive, award-winning academic curriculum his vast experience has led him to have his own clinic. He is a recognized expert in radio frequency body lift, facelift radiofrequency and focused ultrasound.

*Translated with Google translator. We apologize for any imperfection

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