Is Teosyal treatment painful?
Teosyal offers a range of products containing the most commonly used local anesthetic, lidocaine, to improve comfort during and after the injection. Teosyal is also available without lidocaine for individuals with anesthetic sensitivities.
Are the results visible immediately and how long do they last?
Results with Teosyal are immediately visible and a single session is enough to correct a specific area. Your doctor will recommend the protocol that is best for you to achieve optimal results which usually varies between 1 and 3 initial sessions. Teosyal has a cumulative effect, so less product is often required for touch up sessions. Results can last up to 18 months depending on the product used.
Are there any post-injection effects?
You may experience some redness, slight swelling and discomfort at the site of the injection. However, post-injection effects are minimal and typically subside within 3 hours.
Are there any contraindications?
Teosyal injections are not advised for individuals with the following known hypersensitivity to hyaluronic acid, autoimmune diseases or other diseases affecting the immune system, cutaneous disorders, hepatocellular insufficiency and epilepsy, pregnant or breast-feeding women.
During the week prior to the injection session, the use of high doses of aspirin, anti-inflammatory painkillers and anti-coagulants should be avoided. You should stay away from exposure to extreme temperatures (intense cold, saunas, and ultraviolet rays) for several days following an injection session.
Can I use Teosyal after treatment with laser or peels?
It is possible to use Teosyal after laser or peeling, however it is recommended that you wait until the skin has completely healed and returned to its normal appearance in approximately 2-3 weeks.