Skin boosters are the fastest growing, latest advanced mesotherapy treatment in aesthetics, they are used to regenerate the Extra Cellular Matrix (ECM) in the skin by stimulating the fibroblasts to produce a complete mix of collagen and elastin.  Designed to hydrate and tightening the skin, can be used to treat the face, neck, décolletage and hands. Skin boosters are  great option for patients who wish to maintain a more natural look, or those who do not want or need Botulinum Toxin or Dermal Fillers. Here we offer the most popular Profhilo and TKN HA 3.

Profhilo

Profhilo® is a revolutionary stabilised award winning Hyaluronic Acid (HA) injectable treatment for treating skin laxity, containing one of the highest concentrations of Hyaluronic Acid (HA) on the market it not only is boosting and hydrating the skin but also remodel the ageing and sagging tissue.

          

Profhilio delivers great results as a treatment on its own or in combination with other aesthetic treatments, it is a new anti-ageing treatment designed to give the skin a tightened appearance with improve tone and texture.  Its unique facial remodelling works to plump out wrinkles rather than just fill them.  The high-purity hyaluronic acid used in Profhilo is released slowly, stimulating the production of collagen which renews and rejuvenates the appearance of the skin.

Profhilo remodels the ageing and sagging tissue to restore the firmness, texture and radiance of the skin on the face.  Lines and wrinkles will become less noticable after the first session of Profhilo, restoring a natural looking youthful appearance. The treatment is split into two sessions and is 30 days apart before the second treatment is carried out.

Results
After four weeks, an improvement in lines and tightness of the skin. After eight weeks, there is a definite lifting and tightening of the skin – its more hydrated, appears more youthful, increased firmness, radiance and overall improved quality of the skin, with the effects lasting up to six months after the second treatment. Both treatments are required to get the maximum benefits and results.

There is minimal downtime for Profhilo as there are only 5 injection points each side of the face.  The is mild discomfort when Profhilo treatment is being carried out, topical anesthetic is not required, though can be used if client really prefers. The application process of anesthetic numbing will be discussed at the consultation.

Profhilo – £450 (x2 treatments – 30 days interval)

Pre-treatment Advice 

  • Avoid alcohol for 48 hours prior to treatment as this increases the risk of bruising
  • Avoid taking anti-inflammatories such as (aspirin, ibuprofen, nurofen, naproxen) for 48 hours prior to treatment as these increase risk of bruising
  • Fish Oils,  St Johns Wort, Gingko Biloba & Vitamin E should be avoided up to 48 hours before the treatment to lessen risk of bruising
  • If you are prone to bruising, taking arnica orally for a few days prior to treatment may lessen the risk
  • If you feel unwell on the day of your treatment, please reschedule
  • Try to avoid sunbeds and sunbathing 7 days prior to treatment
  • Both treatments must be booked before treatment commences, second treatment is 30 days apart to ensure the full benefits of the treatment are achieved, 1 treatment on its own will not give the desired results
  • Allow at least 7-10 days prior to an important social event or holiday

Aftercare Advice

After treatment most people can resume their normal daily activities.  Immediately after the treatment there may be a slight redness, swelling, bruising and there will likely be visible limps at the injection site this is the HA product and will disperse into the skin.  These reactions are only temporary and generally disappear within 48 hours.

  • Avoid touching the treatment areas for 6 hours after the treatment.  After that the area can be washed with a gentle cleanser and sterile make-up (Jane Iredale Mineral make-up or equivalent) can be applied.
  • Avoid strenuous exercise and swimming for 48 hours to avoid risk of infection.
  • Do not use steam, sauna, sunbeds or sunbathe for at least 7 days
  • Try to avoid touching or rubbing the treated areas
  • Try to drink as much water as possible

TKN HA 3

TKN HA 3 is a hyaluronic acid (HA) biorevitaliser, that due to is molecular structure it moves slower in the skin and helps the effects last longer. TKN HA 3 treatment prevents and improves the appearance and the condition of the skin. Acts optimally, hydrating and providing elasticity to the skin, retains water and acts with the collagen and elastin present in the skin to provide a global action with greater durability.

TKN HA 3 can be combined with other aesthetic treatments, it works perfectly with micro-needling, chemical peels, radio frequency.

The injection of non-cross-linked hyaluronic acid has many advantages for the skin:

Improve fine lines and superficial wrinkles
Biorevitalise skin with filler effect and rejuvenates the skin
Increase firmness and achieve greater softness
Improve hydration and elasticity
Results are fully visible: younger and more luminous skin

TKN HA 3 skin booster is injected into the skin via a very small mesotherapy needle, this does not cause discomfort to the client during treatment. The treatment is a two step process with 2-3 weeks interval between the first and second treatment. Areas that can be treated include face, neck/decollete and hands.

             

TKN HA 3 Skin Booster – £295  (x2 treatments – 2-3 week interval)

Pre-treatment Advice 

  • Avoid alcohol for 48 hours prior to treatment as this increases the risk of bruising
  • Avoid taking anti-inflammatories such as (aspirin, ibuprofen, nurofen, naproxen) for 48 hours prior to treatment as these increase risk of bruising
  • Fish Oils,  St Johns Wort, Gingko Biloba & Vitamin E should be avoided up to 48 hours before the treatment to lessen risk of bruising
  • If you are prone to bruising, taking arnica orally for a few days prior to treatment may lessen the risk
  • If you feel unwell on the day of your treatment, please reschedule
  • Try to avoid sunbeds and sunbathing 7 days prior to treatment
  • Both treatments must be booked before treatment commences, second treatment is 30 days apart to ensure the full benefits of the treatment are achieved, 1 treatment on its own will not give the desired results
  • Allow at least 7-10 days prior to an important social event or holiday

Aftercare Advice

After treatment most people can resume their normal daily activities.  Immediately after the treatment there may be a slight redness, swelling, bruising and there will likely be visible limps at the injection site this is the HA product and will disperse into the skin.  These reactions are only temporary and generally disappear within 48 hours.

  • Avoid touching the treatment areas for 6 hours after the treatment.  After that the area can be washed with a gentle cleanser and sterile make-up (Jane Iredale Mineral make-up or equivalent) can be applied.
  • Avoid strenuous exercise and swimming for 48 hours to avoid risk of infection.
  • Do not use steam, sauna, sunbeds or sunbathe for at least 7 days
  • Try to avoid touching or rubbing the treated areas
  • Try to drink as much water as possible

Frequently Asked Questions

Are there any possibly side effects to skin boosters ?

Depending on the sensitivity of your skin and any medications (like aspirin, ibuprofen, and other blood thinners) there is the small chance of temporary, minor side effects including;

  • Mild swelling at or around the injection site
  • Mild tenderness or bruising at or around the injection site
  • Tiny red dots at the injection site
  • A mild headache, depending on the treatment area
  • Risk of injection at injection site

Can I have advanced skin boosters if I’m under 18?

We do not treat anyone under the age of 18 for cosmetic injectables. We do offer a wide range of skin treatments suitable for your age group. Book a complimentary consultation to discuss.

Can I get skin booster treatments while pregnant?

It is advised not to carry out cosmetic injection treatments whilst pregnant as a precaution.