Bio Remodelling Filler - Profhilo Perth
A new category of cosmetic injectable treatment has recently been launched in Australia that is a totally unique approach to improving collagen and elastin production in the skin. This product is new to Australia but has been used widely and successfully in Europe for over 7 years.
Using a highly purified Hyaluronic Acid that is obtained through a patented production process it is then optimally formulated without the addition of chemical agents, providing you with a well-tolerated injectable treatment.
The first of its kind, this is a new and revolutionary filler that is injected just beneath the skin. Made with patented NAHYCO® technology, this filler is made from a unique injectable gel that has a prolonged stimulating activity on the skin. When injected, it stimulates the skin cell receptors to counteract skin laxity whilst also improving and restoring firmness to the skin.
Profhilo is given through a specially developed injection technique that translates to fewer injection points, fewer side effects and reduced number of treatment sessions, making it the perfect lunchtime procedure!
The facial skin represents the first thing the outside world sees of us and is one of the most exposed areas throughout the year. Profhilo provides one of the highest concentrations of hyaluronic acid on the market, this bio-remodeller not only boosts and hydrates the skin, but also remodels ageing and sagging tissue.
The most common areas of treatment include the face and neck and can also be used for the décolletage, hands, arms, knees, and abdomen area. The treatment is suitable for men and women as well as offering skin benefits for patients of all ages.
Minimally invasive, concentrating a defined volume of product in specific injection points while maximising product diffusion. For optimal results, an initial cycle of two treatment sessions at 30-day intervals is recommended, with maintenance treatments to follow with assessment at the WHITE ROOM clinic.
Bio-remodelling skin treatments are most commonly performed on the following areas:
- the face
- the neck
- the decolletage (upper chest)
A revolutionary treatments to address skin laxity and offers a number of benefits that include:
- Restored radiance
- Tightened and lifted skin
- Restoration of the skin’s moisture
- Improve skin tone and texture
- Increase skin firmness and elasticity
It is a useful natural treatment for skin laxity that helps you fight the effects of aging with just two months of treatment.
Results are dependent on maintenance treatments for long-term natural outcomes.
To maintain results, it is recommended to continue treatments every months after the initial 2 treatment protocol. Results are evident after the second treatment.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the difference between PROFHILO and fillers?
HA fillers are intended to add volume and replace volume loss in the face, e.g. to give you apple cheeks or a well-defined jawline and pointed chin.
Who is PROFHILO for?
PROFHILO is intended for anyone with concerns about skin ageing, as assessed by your cosmetic practitioner. As we age, declines in collagen, elastin and hyaluronic acid can lead to structural and functional changes in the skin. These alterations can cause a decrease in barrier function and hydration and increase sagging, pore size, and wrinkles, among other undesirable changes in skin quality.
What is PROFHILO like?
PROFHILO is administered as an injection into the skin using an ultrafine needle on 5 pre-determined injection points on each side of the face. Each treatment session usually takes around 10 minutes.
What does Bio Remodelling mean?
What differentiates this product from other dermal fillers on the market is its ability to not only stimulate the four different types of collagen and elastin, but it has also been shown to influence the muscle cells, fat cells and even the bone layer of the face. Therefore, resulting in a bio- remodelling effect improving the main signs of skin ageing - laxity and a loss of skin firmness.
How often should I have Bio Remodelling injections?
The treatment protocol involves 2 treatments spaced at 4 weeks interval to ensure maximal hydration and skin stimulation. In some instances where moderate - severe sun damage, laxity and volume loss are evident, 3 initial sessions will be required.
Following an initial treatment course, maintenance treatment of a single session (2ml per
face, neck or decolletage) is required every 6 months
What's involved in the Bio Remodelling injection treatment?
The bio-remodelling treatment involves injecting into specifically defined areas of the skin
(face, neck or decolletage) using specific Bio Aesthetic Points (BAP).
These injection points maximise the spread of the product and have been specifically
chosen to maximise results.
Once injected, the product immediately starts spreading however you will leave the
treatment with expected lumps from the procedure which will disappear after 24 hours.
What is the aftercare like for Bio Remodelling injections?
Like other injectable treatments, the following is recommended:
- Apply ice/cool compress to reduce discomfort, swelling and bruising.
- NO makeup is to be applied to the treated area for at least 24 hours
- NO strenuous exercise for 24hrs
- Refrain from any other facial treatments for 2 weeks
Is there any downtime following my Bio Remodelling injections treatment?
Lumps will be evident immediately post treatment and can last up to 24hrs - 48hrs.
Are there any risks with Bio Remodelling injection treatment?
There are minimal side effects associated with bio-remodelling injections:
- Local swelling and asymmetry due to swelling
- Lumpiness or irregularity of the skin
- Pain and discomfort
- Allergic reaction (rare)
- Delayed onset nodules (very rare)
- Bacterial infection
- Trigger viral infection like cold sores (rare)
- Ischaemia (very rare)
Who is not suitable for Bio Remodelling injection treatment?
Like all injectable treatments, bio-remodelling injections are not suitable:
- in pregnancy or whilst breastfeeding
- When currently unwell