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Deso Fat Dissolving Injections

The new Deoxycholic Acid (DCA) is designed to treat those difficult localised pockets of fat. In line with similar injectable treatments, the active ingredient is Deoxycholic Acid, proven to reduce fat deposits for the right patients. The product is conveniently separated into a face and body vials Desoface and Desobody and side effects are minimal. It is a non surgical procedure.

It has been shown to be safer, more effective and more comfortable than other older fat dissolvers on the market. 

Mode of Action

DCA leads to cell necrosis. The cell membranes swell and rupture so it does NOT dissolve the fat but destroy the cells.

Results are permanent with a sensible life style as the fat cells are destroyed by the injections.


Contra indications

  1. Age below 18 years

  2. Pregnancy and lactation

  3. Skin infection or eczema over the treatment area(s)

  4. Type 1 diabetes on insulin

  5. High expectation

  6. Severe kidney or liver diseases

  7. Allergy to DCA


Adverse Effects

  1. Some redness of the skin and slight discomfort

  2. Nodules and localised swellings which may stay for a month

  3. Bruises may follow the injections

  4. Allergic reaction which is rare


After Care

  1. Avoid Aspirin and take paracetamol only

  2. Use compression garments for 2-5 days and can use ice packs for 5 minutes.

  3. Avoid heat and sauna and sunlight for a few days.

  4. Skin tightening may be needed with Hifu or carboxy therapy

  5. Client should be advised to drink at least 2 litres of fluids daily

  6. Client can resume their daily work on the same day.

  7. Avoid hot shower and bath on the treatment day.

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