What is Profhilo
Profhilo is an injectable hyaluronic acid (HA) based product for treating skin laxity. With one of the highest concentrations of HA on the market. Profhilo is an incredibly effective remodeling injectable for smoothing and tightening the skin.
Is Profhilo safe to use?
Profhilo is composed of a highly pure grade hyaluronic acid and with the absence of any additives, it is extremely bio-compatible offering an excellent safety profile and very low risk of side effects. Profhilo was first launched in February 2015 and has been used extensively worldwide since then with a very low incidence of side effects and no major adverse events.
What areas can be treated?
Face, neck, decollete, arms, hands and knees, tummy or any part of your body where the skin shows visible signs of ageing.
What are the benefits of having this treatment?
Not only boosting and hydrating to the skin, but also remodels ageing, crepey and sagging tissue to brighten, tighten and lift.
How long do the results last?
As a guideline 1 maintenance treatment is required every 6 months.
How many sessions are required?
1 treatment consists of 2 sessions, 4 weeks apart. Repeat the treatment after 6 months, to maintain the results.
Who is NOT suitable for this treatment?
Patients with bleeding disorders or a compromised immune system due to, for example, infectious diseases, cancer, HIV, diabetes or pregnancy.
Is there any downtime?
Some people may experience redness, slight bruising, tenderness as well as itching at the injection sites but these are temporary and should resolve within a few hours to a day.