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Profhilo® is used to treat skin laxity and to help remodel ageing, sagging and crepey skin. Areas treated are face, neck, decolletage and hands. It hydrates the skin and is shown to have a stimulatory effect on the cells producing collagen and elastin to help tighten and lift the skin and improve skin quality to give it a more youthful look.

Profhilo® its is a clear injectable solution made of a high and low concentration Hyaluronic acid, which is naturally present in the skin but declines with age. It promotes skin hydration and collagen formation. Profhilo® has a unique formulation, its consistency is such that allows it to evenly spread through the skin tissues and underlying structures forming a hydrating layer as well as stimulating cell production including collagen and elastin.



Sessions Needed:

2 - 3 treatments 4 weeks apart

Results Duration:



Under Arms


Enhances Natural Beauty. PROFHILO® integrates into the tissue and restores the level of hyaluronic acid naturally found in the skin.


Non-Invasive and Fast Procedure. Mild swelling, redness, a raised lump, bruising and tenderness at the injection site can occur. The lumps usually resolve over hours or a few days.




Assessment: During the initial consultation with Beautify Me, your facial anatomy  and areas of concern will be discussed. During this time your medical history, allergies, and any previous cosmetic procedure will be discussed to determine if you are medically eligible for treatment. The procedure, possible side effects, aftercare will be explained and your questions will be answered.

2. Preparation

  • Pre-Treatment:To reduce the risk of bruising, we recommend you avoid non-prescribed supplements and medications 5 days before your treatment.  

  • These include fish/krill/omega oil, vitamin E,  Vitamin C, ginkgo, garlic/ginger/turmeric supplements & evening primrose oil.

  •  non-steroidal anti-inflammatories such as  aspirin & ibrupfen.

  • No Alcohol: It’s often recommended to avoid alcohol for at least 24 hours before the treatment.

  • Anesthesia: Application of a topical anesthetic or numbing cream to minimize discomfort during the injection process.


3. Injection Procedure

  • Cleansing: The treatment area is thoroughly cleansed to prevent infection.

  • Injection Points: Profhilo is typically injected using the BAP (Bio Aesthetic Points) technique, which involves five specific points on each side of the face for optimal diffusion and effectiveness.

  • Administration: Using a fine needle, small amounts of Profhilo are injected into the 10 x identified points. The process usually takes about 10-15 minutes.

  • Massage: Gentle massage of the injection sites to ensure even distribution of the product.


4. Post-Treatment Care

  • Immediate Aftercare: Application of a soothing cream or cold compress to reduce any immediate swelling or redness.

  • Avoidance: Instructions to avoid touching the treated area, strenuous exercise, and exposure to extreme temperatures (hot or cold) for the next 24 hours.

  • Hydration: Encouragement to keep the skin well-hydrated and to follow a good skincare routine.

5. Recovery and Results

  • Downtime: Minimal to no downtime; most clients can resume normal activities immediately.

  • Side Effects: Mild side effects like redness, swelling, or bruising at the injection sites are possible but typically resolve within a few days.

  • Results: Improvements in skin hydration and texture can be seen within a few days, with full effects visible after about 4 weeks. The treatment works by gradually stimulating collagen and elastin production.


6. Maintenance

  • Follow-Up Sessions: A second session is usually recommended 4 weeks after the first treatment to consolidate the results.

  • Longevity: Results can last up to 6-9  months, after which maintenance treatments can be scheduled to sustain the skin’s improved condition.

  • Skincare Routine: Continued use of good skincare products to maintain and enhance the results of the Profhilo treatment.

6. Side Effects and Risks

Common: Mild swelling, redness, a raised lump, bruising and tenderness at the injection site can occur. The lumps usually resolve over hours or a few days.

Uncommon: Nodules, hardening, infectio

Rare: Discoloration of skin at injection site, abscess, granuloma, hypersensitivity, Severe pain, blanching, mottling rash, pustules which can be a symptom of vascular occlusion (disruption in the blood flow to an area of the skin), resulting in tissue necrosis or blindness.



No alcohol for 24hrs


Avoid exercise the day of the treatment


Avoid non-prescribed supplements and medications 7  days before your treatment.* 


Avoid blood thinning medications 7 days prior to your treatment(unless prescribed by your GP)*



No alcohol for 24hrs


No heavy exercise or steam for 24hrs


Take paracetamol for pain and antihistamine for swelling


for facials for 4 weeks


Don’t judge the final results until you have completed 2 treatments


No active skin

care 24 hours


Don’t touch, rub or massage

unless advised


No hot spas or saunas for 24 hours


Contact Helen

with any concerns


No dental work for 4 weeks


Gently ice for

swelling and pain


No makeup

for 12 hours

*To reduce bruising avoid non-prescribed suppliments. eg. Vitamin C, Fish oil, Omegas, Garlic, Gingko, Garlic, Evening Primrose

*To reduce bruising avoid blood thinning medications, unless prescribed by your GP. These are Aspirin, Nurofen, Ibuprofen, Voltaren

Mandatories (important medical information)

Profhilo®, containing low & high molecular weight hyaluronic acid, is a Class III medical device for the treatment of the face and body for contours redefinition and laxity remodelling where skin laxity is a problem. Profhilo has risks and benefits. Do not use with treatments such a laser resurfacing or medium deep skin-peeling. Caution in people on blood thinning medicines. Do not inject into inflamed areas or intravenously or intramuscularly. Possible side effects: pain and swelling at injection site. Accelagen Pty. Ltd. Whanganui.

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