The carboxy-therapy is a treatment with multiple benefits, it is non-surgical mesotherapeutic. It is based on the use of carbon dioxide (CO2). The carboxy-capillary therapy works to stimulate the circulation of the scalp, which directly influences the growth of hair growth. This treatment being effective as a vasodilator and increase of oxygen in the tissues; giving quick and truthful results.
Effects of carboxy-capillary therapy
Not only does it have an increase in microcirculation or capillary vasodilator, it also increases blood circulation to the hair follicles, also favors the formation and replacement of elastin and collagen. On the other hand, it generates what is known as the Bohr effect,
What it means is that when you receive the balanced amount of CO2 from the hemoglobin cells, they release oxygen in certain areas, in this case in the scalp, which is where you are receiving the treatment. It also offers Neoangiogenesis, which is the creation of new blood vessels.
How is this treatment done?
There are certain contraindications that the patient must take into account before performing this intervention, such as asthma, arrhythmias, renal failure, among others, which will indicate to the professional whether or not he can continue with the process. It should be noted that they are serious diseases and those who attend aesthetic centers rarely have these diseases. This treatment is also contraindicated in pregnant women. Once they have diagnosed that they can proceed, they will then receive a sterile injection of CO2 into the scalp, taking effect adjacent to the injection. Of course, the amount of CO2 that is going to be administered is monitored. It has an immediate effect and lasts a week.
What can I feel while they give me the injection?
- Tingling where the injection is placed.
- Momentary crepitation (noise)
- Warmth sensation
- A little pressure
Keep in mind that the recommended maximum of this hair treatment is once a week or every 15 days. It is an anti-fall treatment that can be combined with other treatments of the same kind, and is a process that does not require rest or recovery. The person who uses it can return to his normal life once the injection is finished.