What is Profhilo?
If you are worried about your skin becoming looser, more stretchy, dry, or wrinkly. Then a Profhilo treatment is for you. Here at Skintology, we offer Profhilo for flat facial skin (similar to a mini-facelift), laxity around the jaw line, loose arms or abdomen (like a mini-thigh lift), loose cheeks and under eye bags. As well as improving the appearance of cellulite.
Profhilo is a unique non-surgical, non-invasive and natural way to rejuvenate the appearance of your face, known as the remodelling method. You can quickly regain the look and feel of your pre-sun damage skin with Profhilo.
How does Profhilo work?
Introducing 4% Hyaluronic Acid. This is the highest percentage commercially available without a prescription. When used topically, this pure form of hyaluronic acid (HA) binds moisture to the skin and is able to penetrate all layers of skin in order to create more collagen. Which results in increasing skin firmness and elasticity. In addition, HA acts like a magnet, attracting free radicals that circulate through your body and reducing the signs of aging; including fine lines, wrinkles, age spots and other signs of damage.
Who Is Suitable For Profhilo
The Profhilo treatment involves injecting a special formula of Hyaluronic Acid (HA), known as Profhilo, into specific parts of the face or body. The active ingredient in Profhilo is a very high concentrated HA . Which is able to bind itself to collagen and elastin fibers, improving your skin’s natural elasticity and firmness.
This makes it a valuable skincare product that helps to rejuvenate aging skin. Improve skin laxity and tighten sagging skin. It also has an anti-aging effect that visibly reduces fine lines and wrinkles. Some patients have also reported an improvement in their overall skin texture following the treatment.
Profhilo is suitable for both men and women with mild to moderate signs of aging skin. It is highly recommended for patients aged 30-50 years. Who are looking for an effective method to hydrate their skin and improve skin laxity, elasticity, and fine lines. Generally, those above 25 years old can also benefit from this treatment.
For safety reasons. Profhilo is not recommended for patients who have/are:
- Allergic to product ingredients
- Have any infected skin area, such as acne or cold sores
What are the Benefits of treatment?
Profhilo is a “next generation” skin treatment. Which is not just an injectable dermal filler but rather a skin booster. It provides hydration, improves skin quality and tightens skin.
Profhilo’s biochemical composition is unique. It contains one of the highest concentrations of Hyaluronic Acid (HA) on the market (64mg/2ml). HA is a natural component of our skin that decreases with age and has been shown to stimulate collagen and elastin production in the skin.
The Benefits of Profhilo treatments include:
- Boosting moisture
- Improves texture
- Increases firmness
- Tightens the skin
- Creates a glowing youthful look
- One of the best treatment available for a crapey neck
- Reduces fine lines in troublesome areas like around the mouth or on the neck.
What can Profhilo treatment do for you?
Profhilo is a beauty treatment that combines two types of hyaluronic acid (HA). Which effectively help to hydrate and improve the elasticity and tone of your skin. It has been developed in Switzerland by a top pharmaceutical company and has been rigorously tested. The product is as close to human collagen as possible being made up of sugar molecules.
What happens during the treatment?
The treatment is administered by having small quantities injected into 5 specific areas of your face. The procedure takes less than half an hour and is relatively comfortable due to the HA filling the lines and wrinkles from within. However, a numbing cream can be applied beforehand if required. You might experience some slight redness afterwards. But this should disappear quickly so that you are able to resume normal activities immediately.
What Dose Profhilo Treatment Involve?
Profhilo is a non-surgical, non-invasive treatment that uses hyaluronic acid to fill irregularities and plump the skin. The natural substance is used by the body to cushion joints, skin and muscles and smooth lines.
Single course of Profhilo involves 2 injectable treatments 4 weeks apart. It makes the skin glow, fine lines can disappear and you’ll notice smoother, tighter skin. Profhilo is the first prescription filler treatment specifically for the face, administered by trained practitioners in professional medical environments. With just a single course of Profhilo you can expect intensely hydrated skin that feels soft, supple and smooth, as well as finer lines disappearing, making your skin look and feel more youthful.
What About Recovery?
If the treatment is successfully completed. You should be able to return to normal ‘light’ daily activities immediately. However, we recommend that you avoid physical strain and sports on the first day after the treatment, and don’t have sauna or steamy bath for 48 hours. It’s also a good idea not to go out in sunlight or under sunbeds for few days.
How long does Profhilo Treatment last?
Initially, you will see results after about 10 days with your skin looking firmer, more radiant, smoother and plumper with less noticeable fine lines. The full results usually take around 6 weeks to appear as the product starts to stimulate 4 different types of collagen and elastin in your skin. Resulting in improved texture and tone. The results then last for approximately 6 months before any touch.
Are There Any Side Effects ?
Profhilo injection is a top-performing non-surgical anti-ageing treatment for the face and body. That uses Hyaluronic Acid to restore and firm the skin, through a series. Although Profhilo is safe, there is a risk of side effects, and it’s important you’re aware of them before you receive the injections.
There are virtually no risks with the actual syringe and needle as they are designed specifically for administering Hyaluronic Acid.
If you would like to know more about Profhilo. Whether it’s right for you, or if you have any further questions regarding the treatment then please do not hesitate to get in touch with us.
When considering a non-surgical treatment to improve your appearance. It is common to wonder about potential side effects.
As with all aesthetic treatments there are certain risks involved, but most people will not experience any side-effects at all. In the very unlikely scenario that you experience any pain or swelling, these will normally subside within a few days.