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Mesotherapy: Cosmetic Applications

Author(s):  Stachowski Jill, Botts Kayla, Rine Lesley, Kato Danielle, Pollock Jennifer

Issue:  Sep/Oct 2006 - Dermatology
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Abstract:  Mesotherapy, which has been compared to the anti-wrinkle injection Botox, has only recently become popular in the United States for providing body contouring and spot weight loss. Most adverse reactions associated with mesotherapy are mild and transient, and supporters of the procedure consider it a safer alternative to liposuction. Mainly owing to the absence of safety and efficacy data pertaining to mesotherapy, liposuction is currently the only method for fat removal that is endorsed by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. Although mesotherapy has been used as a treatment for pain syndromes, arthritis, and many other disorders, this article focuses on its cosmetic applications.

Related Keywords: Jill Stachowski, Kayla Botts, Lesley Rine, Danielle Kato, Jennifer Pollock, mesotherapy, body contouring, cosmetic procedures, formulations, body fat removal


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