Skin Treatment

carboxy therapy

Carboxy therapy is a non-surgical cosmetic medicine treatment. Carboxytherapy employs injections to infuse gaseous carbon dioxide below the skin into the subcutaneous tissue through a needle. It claims to kill fat cells, stimulate blood flow, improve the skin's elasticity and reduce the appearance of cellulite although it has not been clinically tested nor approved by the FDA.It has also become a popular treatment for stretch marks.

  • Carboxytherapy is treatment for cellulite, stretch marks, and dark under-eye circles.
  • It originated in French spas in the 1930s.
  • The treatment can be applied to the eyelids, neck, face, arms, buttocks, stomach, and legs.
  • It uses infusions of carbon dioxide, a naturally occurring gas in the body.