What Do Reviews Say About Facial Mesotherapy?


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A scientific study of facial mesotherapy found no significant difference following mesotherapy treatment, according to the National Center for Biotechnology Information. Mesotherapy for skin rejuvenation does not change the amount of newly synthesized collagen, total elastin or tropoelastin when analyzed by computerized morphometric analysis.

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Mesotherapy was developed by Dr. Michel Pistor in France, in 1952, for the treatment of vascular diseases, infectious diseases and to improve circulation, according to WebMD. Facial mesotherapy is the injection of small amounts of vitamins that are directly injected 4 to 6 millimeters below the skin's surface, notes Elle Magazine. Because the injections are a multi-vitamin blend, the Federal Food and Drug Administration does not regulate the compounds injected into the skin.

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