Entries by louise

The power of Tran3x

Many studies have shown the use of tranexamic acid to be an effective and safe medication for the treatment of melasma. We talk to Dr Marisa Heyns, a general practitioner with her Masters in Aesthetic Medicine, about the role of tranexamic acid and how to incorporate it into treatment protocols. Can you tell us more […]

The first Periocular treatment of its kind

The all-new periocular treatment by mesoestetic is an innovative approach which combines micro-needling using melilot, with mesopeel®️ periocular. The method proves to be most effective for the reduction in wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and drooping eyelids. mesopeel®️ periocular is the latest combination peel to be launched by mesoestetic. This unique chemo-exfoliating solution combines azelaic acid, salicylic acid, […]

Dry and dehydrated skin?

You look in the mirror and you notice your skin is looking dull and lacklustre. You use your usual moisturiser, but it gets absorbed too soon and your skin feels dry and tight. At mesoestetic we have the best products to include in your beauty routine for its healthy appearance. During the cold weather it […]

Losing your hair?

Hair loss is a fascinating subject and to better understand it we need to look at hair growth cycles. Scalp hair grows about 4 years or longer, whereas bodily hair may grow for 2 – 3 months. All hair goes through a resting phase of about 2 – 3 months when hair will shed and […]

Everything you need to know about biotin

Biotin, also known as vitamin B7, has an important role in carbohydrate, protein and fat metabolism. It has the ability to compensate for nutritional deficiency of the scalp, which causes weak hair and early hair loss. For this post we asked mesoestetic’s international trainer, Mónica Collell, some important questions. What does biotin do to benefit […]

Autumn’s here… and its time to prepare your skin!

Dark spots, dehydration and dryness are all signs that summer has taken its toll on your skin. The change of season is a perfect time for treatments designed to restore all its natural beauty. We won’t be seeing the sun again for a few months, making autumn the right time to make a change and […]

How does vitamin C benefit your skin?

Do you really know what vitamin C is and how it affects your skin? Vitamin C, also known as ascorbic acid, is a preventive ingredient against skin-aging and its an essential antioxidant. Applied topically Vitamin C fulfils a twofold antioxidant action: it neutralises free radicals and it participates in the regeneration of vitamin E, essential […]

Incredible give-away

Stand a chance to WIN 1 of 3 hampers worth R2000. All you need to do is answer 3 simple questions about the participating brands and tag a friend in the Facebook competition comment section: energy C intensive cream by mesoestetic As we age, external factors like sun exposure, smoking, strict diets and stress all […]

Latest trends in aesthetic medicine

The latest trends in aesthetic medicine on anti-aging have recently been presented at the 32nd edition of SEME (Spanish Society of Aesthetic Medicine), the most important national congress of the sector. National and international high level speakers shared their latest studies and techniques in the scientific sessions, symposia and workshops, as Dr. Ignacio Ordiz and […]

Plant stem cells efficacy in cosmetic products

On more than one occasion you have heard about stem cells and possibly you have applied some cosmetic that includes this ingredient in its formulation. But, do you know exactly what they are and how they are used in cosmetic products? Stem cells are progenitor cells that are auto-renewable, by means of mitosis, and can […]