Mesolifting is a process which presupposes injection of vitamin cocktails and hyaluronic acid under the skin. The drug has a complex effect, which activates the natural regeneration processes and improves blood circulation. Mesolifting has a positive effect on the skin of the face. Due to low trauma and mild effects, it can be used to treat sensitive areas, such as the eyelids.
Who May Need Face Mesolifting
Mesolifting procedure allows you to get rid of most cosmetic defects with a minimum amount of time spent. Manipulation is recommended in the presence of such problems as:
- the first signs of age-related changes;
- loss of elasticity;
- the presence of a large number of facial wrinkles;
- unnatural skin tone;
- pigmented spots.
Before Face Mesolifting
The procedure does not require special preparations. First, the patient comes to a specialist who conducts an examination, assesses the condition of the skin and, in the absence of contraindications, determines the amount of work and selects the optimal drug for injection.
It is also recommended to make a test to identify the tendency to a possible allergic reaction to the components used. To do this, a small amount of the active component is applied to the elbow or wrist area and left for a few minutes.
During Face Mesolifting
The first stage
Metabolic mesotherapy. At the first stage of mesolifting, surface injections of a cocktail are evenly administered throughout the face area, which should activate cell metabolism and prepare the skin for the next stages of the procedure. The rejuvenating effect and improvement of the appearance of the skin are achieved by saturating the epidermis and dermis, as well as the muscles and ligamentous apparatus of the face with nutrients necessary to maintain and restore biochemical processes to physiological norm. The “cocktail”restores the enzyme systems in the dermis, stimulates cell breathing, whereby it is noted increasing of turgor and skin tone.
The second stage
Actually, the mesolifting of the face itself is a stage of more intensive therapy, which achieves the effect of skin tightening and detoxification. The doctor introduces deeper injections intradermally (to a depth of 2 mm) along the hairline, in the temporal region and along the contour of the lower jaw.
The third stage
Muscle relaxation. In areas with the most noticeable age-related changes such as ptosis, facial wrinkles, a cocktail containing muscle relaxant is introduced. Depending on the problem, the doctor treats nasolabial folds, forehead area, periorbital, perioral zone, «raises» lowered corners of the mouth. Also muscle relaxant blocks the most active facial expressions.
After Face Mesolifting
Since mesolifting is referred as a minimally invasive method, the rehabilitation period is not necessary. For faster recovery, cosmetologists advise to follow some rules.
Do not expose the treated skin to ultraviolet radiation. As a result, it is forbidden to go to the solarium and stay in the open sunlight. In addition, it is necessary to minimize physical activity, as it contributes to increased sweating.
Possible Side Effects
After mesolifting, there may be redness, swelling and minor soreness. Such phenomena are considered normal, do not require therapeutic intervention and disappear independently within a short period of time. More serious complications include the development of an allergic reaction, tissue infection and necrosis.