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As we age, our skin undergoes various changes that can lead to a loss of elasticity, firmness, and hydration. These changes are often exacerbated by external factors such as sun exposure, pollution, and lifestyle choices. While there are numerous treatments available to address these concerns, Profhilo stands out as a revolutionary option.

Understanding Profhilo

Profhilo is an injectable treatment that is designed to improve skin texture, hydration, and overall appearance. Unlike traditional dermal fillers, which add volume to specific areas of the face, Profhilo works by stimulating the production of collagen and elastin, the two key components that maintain skin’s elasticity and firmness. It achieves this through a high concentration of hyaluronic acid, a substance naturally found in the skin that attracts and retains moisture.

How Does Profhilo Work?

Profhilo is injected into the skin at five specific points on each side of the face using the BAP (Bio Aesthetic Points) technique. This method ensures even distribution of the product, promoting overall skin rejuvenation rather than targeted volumisation. The treatment stimulates the skin’s natural processes, leading to a gradual improvement in texture, hydration, and elasticity over the following weeks.

Key Benefits

  1. Enhanced Hydration: Profhilo deeply hydrates the skin, addressing dryness and improving overall skin health.
  2. Increased Firmness: By stimulating collagen and elastin production, Profhilo helps to restore skin firmness and elasticity.
  3. Improved Texture: Regular treatments can lead to smoother, more youthful-looking skin.
  4. Natural Results: Profhilo provides subtle, natural-looking improvements without the need for drastic changes.
  5. Minimal Downtime: The procedure is quick, with minimal recovery time required.

Ideal Candidates for Profhilo

Who is an ideal candidate for ProfhiloNow that we understand what Profhilo is and how it works, let’s explore who would benefit the most from this treatment.

Age Considerations

While there is no strict age limit for Profhilo, it is generally recommended for individuals who are beginning to notice the early signs of ageing. This typically includes those in their 30s to 50s. However, older individuals can also benefit from Profhilo, especially if they are experiencing significant skin laxity and loss of hydration.

Skin Concerns

  1. Loss of Firmness: If you are noticing a loss of firmness and elasticity in your skin, Profhilo can help stimulate the production of collagen and elastin to restore a more youthful appearance.
  2. Dryness and Dehydration: Profhilo’s high concentration of hyaluronic acid can provide deep hydration to dry and dehydrated skin, improving overall skin health and appearance.
  3. Fine Lines and Wrinkles: While Profhilo is not a traditional filler, it can help to smooth out fine lines and wrinkles by improving skin texture and elasticity.
  4. Dull Skin: If your skin appears dull and tired, Profhilo can rejuvenate your complexion, giving it a fresh and radiant glow.

Lifestyle Factors

Your lifestyle can significantly impact the condition of your skin. Ideal candidates for Profhilo often include those who:

  • Spend a lot of time outdoors and are exposed to the sun, which can accelerate skin ageing.
  • Live in urban areas with high levels of pollution that can damage the skin.
  • Lead a busy, stressful life that may take a toll on their skin’s health.
  • Are committed to maintaining their skin’s health and appearance through regular treatments and a good skincare routine.

Health Considerations

While Profhilo is generally safe for most people, there are certain health considerations to keep in mind:

  • Skin Health: Candidates should have healthy skin without active infections, inflammations, or severe acne in the treatment area.
  • Medical Conditions: Individuals with certain medical conditions or those who are pregnant or breastfeeding should consult with their healthcare provider before undergoing Profhilo treatment.
  • Allergies: While rare, individuals with a known allergy to hyaluronic acid should avoid this treatment.

Realistic Expectations

It is important for candidates to have realistic expectations about what Profhilo can achieve. While it can significantly improve the appearance of the skin, it is not a miracle cure and results may vary from person to person. Ideal candidates understand that Profhilo works gradually and that multiple treatments may be necessary to achieve and maintain the desired results.

Complementary Treatments

Profhilo can be an excellent addition to a comprehensive skincare regimen. It works well alongside other aesthetic treatments, such as:

  • Dermal Fillers: For adding volume to specific areas of the face.
  • Botox: For reducing the appearance of dynamic wrinkles.
  • Microneedling: For improving skin texture and tone.
  • Chemical Peels: For addressing pigmentation and surface irregularities.

Discussing these options with our practitioner can help you create a tailored treatment plan that addresses all of your skin concerns.

Why Choose Iriston House Dental Practice for Profhilo Treatments?

Lori-White - Dentist at Iriston House Dental PracticeChoosing Iriston House Dental Practice for Profhilo treatments ensures you receive premium care from highly skilled and experienced professionals. Our team is dedicated to providing personalised treatments tailored to your unique skin needs, using the latest techniques and high-quality products.

Profhilo treatments at Iriston House Dental Practice will be performed by our Advanced FA Practitioner, Dr Lori White, and our facial aesthetic team. Lori graduated from Dundee University in 2017. She has a keen interest in restorative dentistry and facial aesthetics, including dermal fillers and anti-wrinkle treatments that she now carries out in the practice. She enjoys getting to know her patients and her bubbly personality is particularly good with anxious patients, quickly putting patients at ease.

Our team will prioritise patient comfort and safety, ensuring a smooth and pleasant experience. With a commitment to excellence, our clinic offers a serene and welcoming environment where you can achieve rejuvenated, youthful skin. Trust Iriston House Dental Practice to deliver exceptional results with our Profhilo treatments, enhancing your natural beauty effectively and safely.

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