Profhilo works to tighten and improve skin quality on the face and other areas of the body, including arms (bingo wings), hands and décolletage.
The treatment is good for all ages however can be particularly useful for women who are experiencing the effects of the menopause. Profhilo encourages collagen production which in turn can help to reduce lines, wrinkles and sagginess.
Don’t confuse this revolutionary new treatment with dermal fillers. Profhilo is comprises of a stabilised form of hyaluronic acid that does not contain any chemical cross-linking agents. The treatment hydrates and stimulates the skin to produce a youthful glow whilst reducing lines. The lifting, tightening and hydrating effects of Profhilo last for around five months, a retreatment is recommended at this time to maintain your results.
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Profhilo consists of a course of treatments over eight weeks. The treatment comprises of two sets of ten injections, four weeks apart. Occasionally, dependant on your skin quality you may require a further set of injections at the third month, however most people will achieve their results after the initial two courses. The treatment can be carried out on several areas including the face, arms, hands and décolletage.
Treatment time: 30 minutes
Results: After four weeks you should experience improvement in lines and tightening of the skin. After eight weeks these results will continue to improve. .
Downtime: There is no real downtime due to minimal injection points. You may have slight swelling at the injection points which will settle by the following day.