cellulite & stretchmarks
Stretch marks are caused by the overstretching and tearing of the skin’s connective tissues, causing damage and scaring. Most women who have lost or gained weight, had children will have stretch marks.
+ What are the psychological impacts of cellulite?
Low self-esteem and confidence
Avoidance of certain activities were the marks may be on show
Embarrassment and stress through efforts to hide these conditions
+ How does cellulite and stretch marks treatment work?
Depending on the specific type of cellulite or stretch marks involved, our practitioners will decide between carboxytherapy or mesotherapy. in some cases both treatments are combined to achieve the best results.
+ How many sessions will I need?
A minimum of 2 to 6 sessions are required for both treatments, depending on the type of stretch mark and the areas of cellulite.
+ When can I return to work?
Patients can return to day-to-day activities immediately after the treatment.
+ Does this treatment hurt?
Most patients find Mesotherapy or carboxytherapy to be painless, but some have reported a low level of discomfort, a topical anaesthetic is available to prevent this.
+ How soon will I start seeing results?
On average, patients will start to notice visible improvement after about 3 sessions, but results may vary depending on your body type.
+ Are there any side-effects?
These procedures are known to be safe with no major side-effects, but some patients may experience a mild burning sensation for 15-20 minutes post treatment. As with any injections, mild to moderate soreness can occur which can last up to 3-5 days. In very rare cases an infection can occur.