Aesthetic Medicine - Non Surgical Treatments

Cosmetic medicine refers to all medical treatment concerned with the aesthetic aspects of the patient and are carried out without what would be considered proper surgery, but rather with injections (fillers, botox, etc) and other types of medicine or laser-based treatment.

Cosmetic medicine is by definition less invasive than cosmetic surgery, and generally take place without the use of anaesthetic, though the results tend to last for a shorter period of time. Of course treatment can then be repeated in order to ensure the continuity of results.

Which treatments occur most frequently?

The treatments which are most often requested are:

  • Fillers
  • Botulinum toxin - Botox - Botox
  • Peeling
  • Mesotherapy
  •  Microdermabrasion
  • Laser treatments
  • Vascular Cosmetic Medicine
  • Radiofrequency
  • Carboxitherapy
  • Lymphatic drainage
  • Pressure therapy
  • Dietary treatments 

What are the most common problems?

The most common problems treated in cosmetic medicine are:

  • Cellulite
  • Stretch marks
  • Wrinkles and aging
  • Thinning lips
  • Skin blemishes
  • Localised fat
  • Vascular marks or problems