The benefits of carbon dioxide gas

Body carboxytherapy is a non-surgical aesthetic treatment that destroys and eliminates fat cells that are difficult to eradicate, even with diet and exercise. It is also very useful for improve cellulite. Often scars and improve the appearance of stretch marks in a natural and non-toxic way.

Carbon dioxide gas (CO2) is an all-natural substance used to stimulate circulation and the production of new collagen for younger, firmer skin. Carbon dioxide gas is injected just below the surface of the skin. In response, the body floods the treated area with oxygenated, nutrient-rich blood.

This stimulates the growth of new collagen and has a beneficial effect on the overall tone and appearance of the skin. The carboxytherapy is used to firm and tighten loose skin and is a wonderful treatment to help firm and tighten loose skin. 

When CO2 is injected deeper into fatty tissue, it can be used to treat cellulite and other stubborn localized deposits on the thighs, buttocks, hips, knees and abdomen, improving skin contour and texture.

Why use the carboxytherapy service?

Body carboxytherapy is rapidly gaining popularity worldwide as the leading skin rejuvenation treatment and for its excellent benefits. These include the following:


It is a safe method and requires no downtime.

The procedure requires no cuts or incisions, which makes it a completely safe treatment and you will be able to return to work and resume your normal activities after the procedure.


It is a minimally invasive treatment

Body carboxytherapy treatment is administered through a specialized needle that delivers a controlled dose of CO2 gas. As mentioned above, it does not require incisions and therefore you will feel little or no discomfort during or after the treatment.


Rejuvenates, restores skin and treats wrinkles, laxity, cellulite and stretch marks

By increasing the amount of blood entering the area, the supply of oxygen, stem cells and hormones increases. Skin cells become more active and thus accelerate the healing or production of new cells and neocollagenesis necessary to rejuvenate the area.

High CO2 concentrations also cause a reduction of local fat cells by causing the release and breakdown of fat cells.


Increases oxygenated blood flow in the injected area

By injecting a small amount of carbon dioxide gas into the area, we are helping the body to increase the amount of carbon dioxide, forcing the red blood cells to collect all the excess CO2 we inject so that it can be carried back to the lungs for elimination from the body with the next exhalation.


Stimulates the formation of collagen in the skin, giving it a more youthful appearance.

The method uses very small injections of Co2 into localized areas of the body, which encourages the heart to promote oxygen to the blood cells and stimulate circulation. In this process, the worn-out cells are replaced by new ones, since the body produces new collagen and increases the thickness of the skin..

Frequently asked questions about carboxytherapy treatment

Depending on the area depending on the body involved, you may feel slight discomfort, pressure or a stinging sensation when the gas enters the skin. If you feel the sensation is too much, we can apply a topical anesthetic to the skin to numb the area.

The number of body carboxytherapy treatment sessions you will need will depend on your individual needs and goals. At CLINICA RIGO in Tarragona we will design a treatment program that suits your needs.

Typically, patients are recommended six to twelve sessions of body carboxytherapy, two sessions per week over several months. Patients usually notice significant improvement within two to six months.

The process is virtually painless and can be completed in approximately 15 to 30 minutes. 15 to 30 minutes approximately. The time will depend on the area to be treated.

First, you will have a consultation at Clínica Rigo Medicina Estética in Tarragona to make sure you are suitable for the treatment. Discomfort is minimized because the CO2 gas is heated during the procedure and all unwanted air is drained out and the gas is quickly absorbed by the body.

Carboxytherapy has been used safely and effectively in thousands of patients worldwide to treat their needs and achieve their goals. to treat their needs and achieve their goals.

Carboxitherapy, advanced aesthetic services for our patients in Tarragona

When considering the possibility of undergoing a body carboxytherapy in Tarragona, it is essential that you feel completely comfortable with the clinic and the medical team you have chosen. At Clínica Rigo in Tarragona we focus on the best care and safety of our patients.

Our goal is to provide you with all the information and support you need. regarding carboxytherapy before and after treatment at our clinics, to help you make the right decision and achieve optimal results. Our aftercare programs and review appointments are tailored to your exact needs to maximize your recovery and your results.

Our clinic offers a friendly, welcoming and sterile environment where you can safely receive the aesthetic treatments of your choice. We value that our clients’ needs are completely unique and we focus on individual treatment in a personalized manner.

Our doctor, the Dra. Rigo keeps abreast of the latest advances in the field, but always makes sure that any treatment we offer can provide safe and effective results ensuring that our patients feel relaxed and happy.

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