For many years, plastic surgery occupied a leading position among professional rejuvenation techniques. Today, injection cosmetology is becoming increasingly popular. This happened due to high efficiency, which is not able to provide hardware treatment methods or cosmetics.
Injection therapy: features and benefits
It is impossible to deliver medicines to the deep layers of the epidermis when applied to the surface of the body. For such purposes, use special injections for the purpose of introducing drugs into the skin using a medical tube or needle.
Such methods of treatment are used in injection cosmetology - a section of medicine for the study of skin abnormalities and signs of aging.
Injection intervention is the most effective method of drug delivery to different depths of the skin. Due to the procedure of multiple punctures, you can control the process of causing small skin lesions, the formation of inflammation and irritation.
As a result, the blood rushes to the skin due to the expansion of blood vessels, the permeability of which increases, which allows the bioactive blood components to penetrate deep into the tissues.
Protective forces of the skin are strengthened, elastin and collagen are activated, which influence the creation of new tissues.
Injection beauty methods have several advantages:
- exact dosing and introduction to the desired layer of the epidermis;
- quick result;
- not high cost of treatment;
- patient health safety;
- the use of solutions with a large number of components and with different properties;
- the ability to treat all age groups;
- no post-treatment recovery period;
- minimum contraindications.
Injection cosmetology helps improve skin elasticity, eliminate fine wrinkles and unevenness of the face, change the shape of the lips and facial contours, normalize the function of the sebaceous glands and reduce perspiration.
The effect of hyaluronic acid on the skin
One of the most important building materials of the extracellular space of connective tissues - the matrix - is glycosaminoglycanswhich includes hyaluronic acid or another name for hyaluronan. Thanks to this substance, the tissues are provided with anti-compression function: hyaluronan absorbs a large amount of water, becomes a gel-like substance and interferes with the process of swelling.
Hyaluronic acid allows nutrients to spread freely through tissues.
It is also part of most solutions for cosmetic injections and contributes to the strengthening, smoothing of the skin and starts the regeneration of dermal cells.
In cosmetology, hyaluronic injections are used, which help:
- nourish the cells with oxygen;
- enhance skin defenses;
- remove toxic and other harmful substances;
- restore the matrix and increase the plasticity of the skin;
- normalization of water balance.
In cosmetology, there are beauty treatments based on hyaluronan.
The procedure is performed by introducing into the affected areas of the face biorevitalizants means, which are responsible for the rejuvenation of cells in tissues. These drugs also affect the increased production of collagen, protein and elastin.
Each client is individually selected solution for professional treatment. For those whose body is prone to allergic manifestations, selected drugs, consisting only of hyaluronic acid without additional components.
After the solution has been selected, the biorevitalization process itself is carried out in several stages:
- preparation of the face, thorough cleaning of the skin from makeup and dirt;
- the medicine heats up a bit to ensure painless injections;
- removal of medical items from the individual packaging in front of the patient and the introduction of needles into the affected areas.
After the acid is under the skin, the metabolism in the skin layers is accelerated and the nutrition of the cells is improved. The results are visible immediately after the first session.
Injections with hyaluronan: advantages and disadvantages
There are two types of skin treatment based on hyaluronic acid - contour correction and deep correction.
Regardless of the type of cosmetic therapy with injections of hyaluronan solution, the procedures have their advantages and disadvantages.
TO benefits Treatments include:
- fast result, persists for a long time;
- the substance is removed from the body without any intervention;
- treatment safety;
- it is possible to stop the aging of the skin, smooth even deep wrinkles;
- cell regeneration starts, acne, acne are treated and pores are cleaned;
- the face becomes refreshed, clean and rejuvenated;
- skin is cleansed of toxins.
disadvantages injections with hyaluronic acid is:
- wound formation;
- allergy development;
- infectious lesions;
- serum rejection;
- appearance of seals on the face;
- probability of activation of the "sleeping" virus.
Before starting treatment, you should weigh the pros and cons, get acquainted with the results of tests, consult with your doctor to avoid unpleasant consequences.
Peptides with hyaluronic acid
These substances have a structure similar to proteins, but smaller in size. In cosmetology, peptides are often used in the composition with hyaluronan. This "duet" helps to remove pigment spots on the face and restore epidermis cells.
The procedure for using a solution based on peptides, acids and additional substances in cosmetology is called "mesotherapy".
Treatment is carried out similarly to biorevitalization course in 3-5 sessions. Repeat therapy is allowed in a year.
Mesotherapy is considered safe procedure with a lasting effect. The disadvantages include high cost, the possibility of developing allergies and the appearance of bruises, edemas or hematomas.
This substance keeps the skin supple, elastic and retains its shape. Collagen is a protein and is located in the connective tissues. Often in professional clinics used animal collagen.
There is a more expensive substance, which is obtained in the laboratory by artificial means - autocollagen. It does not cause allergic reactions.
In some cases, beauty injections based on hydrolyzed wheat protein are used. This substance resembles animal collagen, but not as effective.
Collagen solutions are of three concentrations and are accordingly used for modeling facial contours, smoothing large wrinkles and eliminating minor defects. An hour before the therapy with collagen injections, the skin is covered with an anesthetic.
Treatment with collagen injections is fast, effective, and the result lasts up to 6 months.
The disadvantages include the following:
- high price;
- the likelihood of swelling on the face;
- allergy development;
- the presence of tumors, inflamed anomalies.
Therapy has age limits - up to 35 years and after 60.
Botulinum toxin injections: side effects, disadvantages and benefits
This substance is injected deep into the skin layers in order to improve the function of facial muscles and smooth wrinkles. With such injections, you can adjust the shape of the face.
Before the procedure, thoroughly clean the skin and divide the face into separate zones for ease of injection.
Injections are divided into subcutaneous effects against minor pathologies and intramuscular to eliminate serious defects.
The result lasts for 3-6 months. The procedure is allowed for the age group from 18 to 65 years.
The disadvantages include the likelihood of displacement of the face with a non-professional procedure, the ineffectiveness in the treatment of deep wrinkles.
If the recommendations are not followed and the unqualified doctor is chosen, the patient may observe the following side effects:
- asymmetry of eyebrow placement, lowered corners of the lips, disruption of the motor function of the eyelids;
- blurred vision, double vision, inability to concentrate;
- paralysis of individual muscles of the face;
- reduced effectiveness with repeated procedures;
- face asymmetry.
A detailed study of contraindications and consultation with your doctor will help to avoid such phenomena.
Calcium hydroxyapatite to activate collagen production
The substance is observed in human bone tissue and as part of cosmetic preparations helps to remove wrinkles, fills the tissues with fluid, keeping the volume of the face and stimulates the formation of collagen.
It is forbidden to carry out treatment in the following cases:
- during pregnancy;
- inflammation in areas where the operation should be performed.
The clinic procedure is carried out within one hour.
In cosmetology, ozone therapy is often performed along with hyaluronic acid and is part of the whole rejuvenation therapy.
Ozone injections eliminate inflammation, treat rosacea, increase the elasticity and firmness of the skin, improve its defenses.
Beauty injections based on ozone rejuvenate the inner part of the epidermis, renew the cells and smooth the outer layer of the epidermis. Ozone injections help get rid of cellulite, fungus and dandruff. Virtually no contraindications. Course duration - up to 10 procedures.
Synthetic lactic acid: the pros and cons
The substance is secreted in muscle tissue during strong physical activity. Salons and clinics use artificially-produced lactic acid, which minimizes the likelihood of developing allergies.
The drug with this substance is produced under the brand "Sculpture". It helps to shape the cheekbones, cheeks, smooth the folds near the lips and nose, as well as remove serious wrinkles.
The procedure takes no more than 30 minutes and consists of cleansing the skin from impurities, applying an antiseptic, injecting and massaging the treated area. The disadvantages of sessions with the use of synthetic lactic acid include:
- a ban on the treatment of the eyes, lips and forehead;
- can not be used during pregnancy and lactation;
- prohibited for patients with autoimmune diseases and diseases of the circulatory system.
Procedures are expensive. To get the desired result, you need to spend three sessions every month and a half.
This substance is used for the treatment of postoperative sutures and consists of two elements - ether and nylon.
After a course of injection therapy with polycapronolactone, the result lasts from 2 to 4 years.
Cosmetic product is available under the brand name "Ellans" and distinguished by health safety patient as well as quick effect.
The disadvantages of the cosmetic procedure should include the appearance on the skin:
It is forbidden to use polycapronolactone injections for pregnant and lactating women, patients with blood disorders, herpes and diabetes.
With a shortage of vitamins and microelements in the body, various processes occur, which adversely affect human health and the appearance of the skin.
The work of the sweat glands and the production of fat intensifies, wrinkles appear, the skin sags, becomes loose, dry and gray, dark circles and bruises appear under the eyes. You can correct the situation with the help of vitamin injections.
Vitamins are used in pure, unprocessed form, alone or in combination. The most commonly used solutions from the elements A, K, C, E and group B. The course includes up to 5 sessions and is held once a year.
It is important to know
The main difference between injecting beauty techniques is cost. Procedures depend on many factors, such as the duration of the course, the dosage, the drug chosen and the clinic.
It combines all therapeutic courses on the basis of injections - quick effect, fixing the result for several months, painlessness and safety.
Also on our site you can read about the procedure of plasma-lifting.