There are an innumerable amount of treatments and medications on the market to cure that ever so bothersome presence known as cellulite, not taking into consideration the unending amount of hours that a person would have to spend in the gym to even try to better their appearance. Taking into consideration that none of these methods are the cure for all, mesotherapy injections are a very feasible option, that resolves the problem if it is applied with discipline and correct nutritional habits are taken.

Very few women escape the torment that cellulite can bring, this suffering reserved almost exclusively for women becomes such an important part in a person’s day to day living because after trying everything on the market and seeing no results frustration and disappointment may set in. If this is, or has been your case then mesotherapy just might be what you are looking for.

History Of Mesotherapy

Mesotherapy was invented by a French physician named Dr. Michel Pistor in 1952
In 1987, the French Academy of Medicine recognized Mesotherapy as a part of traditional medicine. The International Association of Mesotherapy is comprised by 14 countries in Europe and South America.

Mesotherapy is the practice of using microinjections of conventional or homeopathic medication and minerals, vitamins or amino acids into the mesoderm or middle layer of skin to deliver healing or corrective treatment to a specific area of the body. The injections used for this treatment use very fine needles such as those used to inject insulin. Mesotherapy has been exposed as the latest breakthrough for body sculpting, cellulite reduction and skin rejuvenation.

The Procedure

Mesotherapy has a variety of applications including for weight loss, cellulite reduction, face and neck rejuvenation, and hair regrowth. Therefore, the injected solution is individually prepared depending on its purpose. Not like other medical treatments, mesotherapy is directly applied to the desired area. This limits side-effects, reduces the possibility of drug interactions, and allows for a significant decrease in the amount of medicine utilized for each procedure.

Mesotherapy is practically painless because only the head of the needle is inserted in the area being treated, and no scarring is involved.

Another wonderful advantage to Mesotherapy is the fact that this method only takes a few minutes. Plus there is no recovery time involved, meaning individuals can return to their normal day to day activities soon after receiving treatment. Mild bruising may occur, but disappears within a few days following treatment.

The results of Mesotherapy are long lasting, but they are not permanent. Patients do need multiple follow up treatments to maintain desired results. The number of treatments needed depends upon the condition that Mesotherapy is treating.

Mesotherapy For Weight Loss

For those patients seeking weight loss, mesotherapy is an innovative and important tool. The biology of the fat cell is modified by blocking the signals of fat accumulation and simultaneously triggering the release of stored fat. Again, the desired area of treatment can be patient specific, targeting your most difficult areas. In addition, a complete dietary and nutrient evaluation will help you maintain your weight loss goals.

Mesotherapy For Cellulite

Cellulite is a skin condition affecting over 90% of women over the age of 20. Even those with a slim figure often protest about cellulite external noticeable symptoms and its dimpled appearance. Cellulite commonly appears on the hips, buttocks and legs, but is not caused by being overweight, as many tend to think.

Cellulite appears in the subcutaneous level of skin tissue. Fat cells are arranged in chambers surrounded by connective tissue called septae. As water is retained, fat cells held within the perimeters of this area expand and stretch the connective tissue. Eventually this connective tissue contracts and hardens holding the skin at a non-flexible length, while the surrounding tissue continues to expand with weight or water gain. In result areas of the skin are held down while other sections bulge outward, resulting in the lumpy appearance.

Mesotherapy For Body Sculpting

Contouring of the abdomen, arms, back, legs and hands can be obtained with mesotherapy. Vitamins and amino acids are used to tighten drooping skin while other agents are used to remove areas of fat, restoring a more youthful appearance to your body.

The importance of being consistent during the treatment is high. The benefits of the components that are applied is due to its prolonged action (Approx. 10 hours), The fat cells hill not form in the same or neighboring areas , but how long the treatment will take or the complementary methods that you might need to follow with the treatment depends solely on the persons anatomical requirements. That is why some people may reach their goal in around 6 sessions and other may take 20, although the average amount of sessions is around 12.

Mesotherapy For Alopecia

Alopecia is known as the loss of hair which affects both men and women. Alopecia results from poor circulation, nutritional imbalances, and the excess of a hormone known as DHT (dihydrotestosterone). Mesotherapy can correct these problems, stimulating the body to naturally grow lost hair.

Mesotherapy For Face & Neck

Aging and wrinkling of the skin occurs from accumulation of fat, loss of skin elasticity and damage caused by external environmental factors. Using antioxidants and amino acids, mesotherapy can remove fat from under the neck, and tighten loose skin. The effects may rejuvenate the face, eyelids, and neck without the unnatural appearance and painful recovery of surgical face lifting.


Mesotherapy benefits for cellulite:

    • Enhanced blood flow to the area
    • Dissolving excess fat deposits
    • Removing hardened connective tissue
    • Improved lymphatic drainage

Procedure Cost

Cost of Mesotherapy treatment in Costa Rica is around $25 to $35 per session so this is another great benefit because your wallet will not decrease size as you decrease in size.

After The Treatment

At least 10 sessions are recommended to see visible results.

As the sessions go by and the results start to arise both the doctor and patient come to an agreement in the regularity of the sessions. After solving the cellulite problem you may have, the best complementary treatment is to eat healthy, drink lots of water and do plenty of exercises. It is very important that the mesotherapy treatment be applied by a professional duly trained and that handles the correct hygiene measurements and sterilization in his or her establishment, because your safety always must come first.

Edward Patterson

Edward Patterson wasn’t always the fit, healthy guy he is now. After years spent fighting the battle of the bulge, brought on he admits by a bad attitude to food and exercise, he finally saw the light. The beckoning light by the side of those pearly white gates that is. A close up encounter with heart disease and diabetes was enough to make him decide it was time to stop simply writing about health and fitness, and start practicing all the things he was writing about.

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