Carboxy therapy is a medical aesthetic minimally invasive clinically proven and simple technique to rejuvenate and improve the appearance of cellulite, dark under-eyes circle and stretch marks though the introduction of tiny amount of carbon dioxide gas underneath the skin via small needle.
How does carboxytherapy work?
A tiny needle attached to a machine is inserted to the concern area to release a very small controlled amount of carbon dioxide. The presence of CO2 tricks the body of an as oxygen deprived environment causing the red blood cells to rush to the area. When the blood cells reach the location, more oxygen and nutrients delivered to the skin stimulating the production of collagen which revitalizes the skin’s texture and firmness, and thus improving the appearance of skin.
Is the treatment painful? Is it safe? How long will the treatment take?
The procedure is well tolerable since topical anaesthesia is applied. Carboxytherapy is safe and can treat all skin types without significant pain or downtime. Each session last between 10-20 minutes.
How many treatments I need before I see results and how long will it stay?
The number of treatments depend on the severity of skin condition. Typically a course of between 6-12 sessions per week will be enough and the effect is usually observed after 2 sessions. The duration of result depends on your lifestyle. Touch-up session every 6-8 months is necessary to maintain the results.