Scalp needle mesotherapy is one of the most popular treatments in aesthetic medicine. It involves injections in places, where there is an ailment of medicinal substances, that are also a form of prevention. The introduction of the medication, through a small needle, is the most commonly used solution – needle mesotherapy of the scalp has proven the highest effectiveness and brings the expected results faster.

Scalp needle mesotherapy

When the prophylaxis of taking care of the scalp started early enough, then after the first application of needle mesotherapy, one can notice a visible decrease in hair loss. This is directly related to the medicinal substances themselves, which act only on still living hair follicles.

Scalp needle mesotherapy is one of the fastest methods to prevent excessive hair loss, those already affected by alopecia, especially women, will have to wait several weeks for the effects. This is mainly influenced by the hair structure (appropriate tests are conducted before starting the treatment), the effectiveness of the matched preparation and compliance with the instructions received from the doctor.

 

Scalp needle mesotherapy

Scalp needle mesotherapy

Indications for needle mesotherapy performed on the head

Hair loss caused by

  • improper eating habits
  • poor circulation
  • hormonal changes
  • pregnancy and lactation
  • excessive solar radiation
  • excessive stress
  • male pattern baldness, alopecia areata, diffuse alopecia

What does the needle mesotherapy look like?

The scalp mesotherapy treatment is performed with a syringe, a very thin needle (about 0.5-1.5 cm) or a special mesotherapy gun. After the procedure, marks on the skin, in the form of spots or a grid remain – depending on the performed technique. Post-treatment traces may remain visible, depending on the type of the administered preparations – from 6 to 72 hours.

The punctures are not very painful. If the patient has a low pain sensitivity threshold, a spray or numbing cream can be used. After the needle mesotherapy, a massage is performed, thanks to which the injected ingredients are distributed evenly. They work for even a month after the end of the treatment.

You have to wait patiently for the effects of this procedure. The therapy consists of 2 phases: an intensive treatment (1 treatment per week for 2 months) and care (1 treatment per month for 3 to 6 months).

Contraindications

  • pregnant and breast-feeding women
  • menstruation
  • cancer
  • while taking anticoagulants
  • diabetes
  • allergy
  • inflammation of the skin.
Dr Piotr Turkowski

About Dr Piotr Turkowski

Aesthetic medicine doctor, specialist and enthusiastic surgery, completing the specialization in plastic surgery. The only officially registered member of the international hair restoration surgery (ISHRS) in Warsaw, which brings together the world's best specialists in this field.