Carboxitherapy is subcutaneous application of carbon dioxide (CO2) terapéuticos.iones purposes of pharmaceutical and homeopathic medications, plant extracts, vitamins and other ingredients into the subcutaneous fat.
The main effect of the introduction of CO2 is a hiperdistensión subcutaneous tissue, which may be evidenced by a subcutaneous emphysema spread over a small area around the point of application. To this you can follow the appearance of erythema accompanied by a sensation of heat. These patient immediately noticeable effects are justified in the vascular action of CO2, which causes the body to release substances such as serotonin, bradykinin, histamine and catecholamine. Such substances turn activate beta-adrenergic receptors, particularly beta-2, which stimulate lipolysis of adjacent tissues.