What is BIO-REMODELLING?
Bio-remodelling is an injectable skin treatment that that aims to help hydrate the skin and stimulate the production of collagen and elastin. Unlike alternative injectable treatments, such as dermal fillers, bio-remodelling injections do not work as a filler for the face, but instead aim to transform the health of the skin from the inside out.
Essentially, bio-remodelling gets its name from its ability to remodel the skin’s makeup of proteins
What can BIO-REMODELLING treat?
Bio-remodelling may help improve the appearance of:
- Skin laxity
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Skin pigmentation
- Sun damage
Objectives of BIO-REMODELLING
Bio-remodelling was developed to treat signs of ageing with a range of benefits that may assist::
- E and collagen: it may also help to improve the appearance of pigmentation, sun damage as well as laxity and wrinkles.
- Hydrates the skin: Bio-remodelling may help to hydrate the skin to improve skin condition.
- Fast treatments: Bio-remodelling can be performed in as little as 30 minutes, depending on the needs of each patient and each treatment can be personalised to achieve the best results for you.
- Little to no downtime: You may go back to your work or usual activities straight after treatment. Apart from very mild and normal effects that the treatment has on the skin, the treatment doesn’t require any downtime, letting you get back to work or your daily activities as normal.
- Effective results: Bio-remodelling may help boost collagen, elastin and hydration levels.
What to expect
At the beginning of your treatment, a topical anaesthetic can be applied in the treatment area to reduce the sensation of the fine needles. The skin is then cleansed with antiseptic to remove any bacteria.
The bio-remodelling injections are then precisely placed in bio-aesthetic-points, to enhance the effects of the treatment. The number of injections that you will need and the placement will be discussed during a consultation before your treatment session. Dispersing into the skin, the hyaluronic acid then works to help boost the hydration levels of the skin, as well as aid to stimulate collagen and elastin production.
Treatments can take about 30 minutes, depending on your personal needs. You will be able to resume your daily routine as normal, simply keeping a few aftercare tips in mind.
After your bio-remodelling session, you can generally start seeing results in about three weeks that continue to improve. Our skin to feel firmer, minimising the appearance of wrinkles.
You may need more than one treatment session to achieve the best results, spaced out over about six-to-nine months. The number of treatments you need can be discussed during your consultation before your first treatment.
Potential Risks and Side Effects
Bio-remodelling is a minimally invasive skin-firming and age-rewinding treatment, with minimal risks and complications. However, no skin treatment is without the possibility of side effects. Complications after bio-remodelling are rare, and can be minimised by visiting a qualified and experienced practitioner. Side effects can include persistent lumps for more than 24 hours, persistent swelling, infection, and very rarely, vascular occlusion.
Some of the listed side effects can also be prevented by following your aftercare instructions, so make sure to take care of your skin following your treatment.
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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Before your treatment, we recommend avoiding alcohol for about 24 hours, and avoiding blood-thinning medications and supplements for at least seven days. This will help to prevent bruising and excessive bleeding during and after your treatment.
Bio-remodelling results will generally continue to show long after the treatment session, since it boosts the health of your skin for the longer-term with patients generally enjoying the results for about six months after their last treatment.
Some patients may wish to combine bio-remodelling with anti-wrinkle injections, dermal fillers, or chemical peels. If this sounds like an ideal option for you, please let us know during your consultation.