GOURI vs Profhilo vs SCULPTRA treatment | Singapore 2023

All you need to know about Gouri, Profhilo and Sculptra.

GOURI vs Profhilo vs sculptra. Which is better?

In my clinical opinion, I prefer Sculptra and Profhilo more.

How long does Gouri injection last?

Typically after 3 sessions, results can last 9 months to a year.

Is Gouri better than Profhilo?

The difference lies in the ingredients. Gouri contains PCL, which works by stimulating collagen, hence gradually building a skin tightening and whitening effect. Profhilo contains hyaluronic acid and works by direct skin hydration and lifting.

How long does Gouri take to work?

Normally, initial visible changes can be seen after a month.

What are the side effects of the Gouri injection?

Lumps, bumps, foreign body reaction, temporary swelling and bruising.

Is Gouri better than Profhilo?

I am not convinced.

Is Gouri a filler?

It is not a dermal filler with a localized impact or a temporary skin booster.

What are the benefits of Gouri injections?

The key benefit stems from collagenesis. I still prefer Sculptra for its more consistent collagenesis.

What is this skin treatment?

It is a PCL that stimulates collagen, hence its anti-ageing effect.

What is this PCL?

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Gorgeous GOURI treatment

Collagen Enabled Solubilized Active and Biodegradable Polymer Technology.
It is DEXLEVO’s patent technology that enables regeneration of natural skin collagen and
rejuvenates your skin without the use of microparticles.

It is the world’s first liquid-type PCL (Polycaprolactone) injectable that encourages sustainable collagen synthesis of natural skin that makes your skin age younger. It is not a dermal filler with a localized impact or a temporary skin booster.

What is CESABP technology?

Collagen Enabled Solubilized Active and Biodegradable Polymer Technology. It is DEXLEVO’s patent technology that enables regeneration of natural skin collagen and rejuvenates your skin without the microparticles.

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Gouri Eye Singapore

What is GOURI PCL?

It is the 1st liquid type PCL (polycarprolactone) injectable. GOURI rejuvenates our skin by promoting collagenesis on the entire face. Spreading naturally on the entire face, GOURI generates collagen synthesis which has decreased due to the skin-aging.

How does Gouri PCL work?

It is a fully liquid collagen stimulator that is injected uniformly into your dermis layer. Ageing leads to collagen loss and Gouri PCL injectable is able to address facial ageing signs such as volume loss and contour laxity, providing an immediate and long-lasting facial tightening effect.

What is the benefit of GOURI?

GOURI vs Profhilo vs Sculptra which is better?

  • What is the Spreadability of G vs Profhilo vs Sculptra?
  1. G naturally spreads and regenerates collagen on the entire face.
  2. Profhilo contains hyaluronic acid which spreads seamlessly and works beautifully on your midface and lower face for hydration and skin tightening.
  3. Sculptra works amazingly with post treatment massaging for optimum results.
  • What are the benefits of G vs Profhilo vs Sculptra?
  1. Sculptra consists of PLLA, poly L lactic acid,  is perfect for facial volumization and collagen regeneration to tighten skin. Of the 3, it is the only product which can boost facial volumization, and because it is not an instant superficial volume increase, there is no need to dissolve it compared to regular fillers.
  2. G has beautiful collagen regeneration properties, hence a beautiful anti ageing treatment. Of the 3, it is the only one indicated for upper face treatment.
  3. Profhilo consists of pure HA, hyaluronic acid and hence has the best properties when it comes to hydrolifting of your skin.

How comfortable is G vs Profhilo vs Sculptra treatment?

  1. G needs only 10 points inject for the entire face
  2. Profhilo also req only 10 injections points.
  3. Sculptra, depending on your area of concern and injector proficiency, requires 4 – 8 points.

What are the long term improvements of G vs Profhilo vs Sculptra?

GOURI restores the collagen synthesis rate which has decreased due to skin-aging and rejuvenates the skin more younger and healthier.

Sculptra restores facial volume, and this lasts longer than typical HA fillers.

Profhilo is superior to uncrossed linked and cross linked skin boosters when it comes to skin hydration.

FAQ on G PCL Injectable treatment in Singapore

How is G PCL Injectable different from other injection treatments?

It is a fully liquid PCL treatment, vs the other PCL products which are gel based. Being liquid means it achieves better distribution in your skin.

How many sessions of G PCL Injectable to see results?

3-4 sessions, spaced every month.

How long will the results for G PCL Injectable last?

A completed protocol of 3-4 sessions will last an individual 9- 12 months.

What to avoid after G PCL Injectable treatments?

Can you combine G PCL Injectable with other treatments?

It is best to wait 1 month before and after Gouri PCL.

How long does it take to see first results of G?

It depends on a patient’s condition. It takes time to induce neocollagenesis after injection. Normally you can see first visual results within 4 weeks.

What is G made of?

21% of PCL / only PCL

Is G safe? What are the side effects?

DEXLEVO has successfully completed Phase-1 clinical trials and Phase-2 clinical trials which included over 200 people.

G is a CE approved treatment. It is a safe procedure with no long term side effects. G is 100% bio-compatible and can be broken down by your body naturally. It consists of only liquid PCL which is easily spread out across the face.

As with most injectable treatments, most patients notice mild swelling and tiny bumps that resemble tiny mosquito bites on the treat area due to the superficial placement. This will generally subside after 1-3 days in majority of cases.

Who is suitable for G PCL Injectable?

G PCL helps to promote new collagen production in the skin for a natural lifting effect with little downtime. It is suitable for anyone from 20s onwards looking to address skin laxity.

  1. Loss of Volume
  2. Facial Wrinkles and Lines
  3. Saggy Face and Jowls

How many sessions of G do I need?

3 sessions with 4-week interval. After 3rd session, additional 1 or 2 sessions can be done at 3-6 months interval to maintain the collagen growth.

Can GOURI be dissolved after injection if I do not like the results?

PCL cannot be dissolved after injection. It doesn’t give you instant superficial changes. Which means that there is no need to dissolve it.

Can GOURI be combined with other product like Botox, Threads, HA fillers, cross linked and non cross linked?

Recommendation is for a 1-month interval before and after taking other treatment.

One of the strong features of GOURI is it’s compatibility with other products. In the same session, one can apply threads, non-crosslinked skin boosters or Botox together.

When it comes to HA fillers and other cross-linked materials, we recommend 1-month interval before and after the treatment.

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