what is glutathione.
The Glutathione - Glow IV drip helps brighten & even skin tones, promoting a true healthy glow & contributes to the elimination of hyper-pigmentation.
Glutathione (GSH), a powerful antioxidant helps to lighten the skin by replacing oxidative damaged cells in a naturally healthy way. As a result not only you will see increased radiance of your skin, however you will also prevent against further disease and increase the lifespan of cells.
WHY TAKe glutathione IV versus oral supplement?
Let's get nerdy and take this to a physiologic level. Because of hydrolysis of dietary glutathione it is not possible to increase circulating glutathione to a clinically therapeutic extent by oral supplementation alone. (https://link.springer.com / /article/10.1007%2FBF02284971?LI=true)
There is increased bioavailability (a good thing!) of glutathione from IV treatment as it enters directly into the bloodstream and ensures delivery maximum cellular absorption.
Glutathione and skin care:
Skin color is determined by melanocytes. An increase in melanocyte activity contributes to darker skin. IV Glutathione alters melanin production, and minimizes pigment concentration. It also slows the rate of free radicals which damage collagen in your skin, which would otherwise lead to dryness, fine lines and wrinkles.
What are the Benefits?
The benefits of IV Glutathione include lighter skin, increased collagen production, acne suppression, minimize fine lines and wrinkles, improvement in skin quality, texture, radiance & moisture, and reduction of blemishes such from scars, pigmentation or uneven skin tones. A perk not related to skin care...INCREASED ENERGY AND WELLNESS!
How many Treatments?
The amount of treatments or sessions needed depends on the individual and their desired shade of lightness. One round of ten sessions can lighten the skin from 1 to 3 shades lighter. If a lighter shade is desired, more rounds of treatment can be administered. The results will last depending on maintenance. It is important to note, the benefits can be impeded by smoking, alcohol, poor diet, environmental toxins, poor sleep and stress. In general, the Glutathione IV drip is required monthly to maintain results, however is dependent on your anti-oxidant levels and overall health. Before the treatment, make sure you are well hydrated and eat a full meal containing at least 40-50 grams of protein.
During the treatment at Kate Nicole we will review your medical history and take your vital signs. The treatment will take anywhere from 45 minutes to an hour. You will then be on your way. OR feel free to chill on the rooftop with your laptop a little longer to soak in the benefits of relaxation.
How Long will the Results of the treatment Last?
In general, once a month is required to maintain results and a lighter skin tone.
What should I Expect?
Within a few weeks, you'll notice your skin is looking healthier and more radiant. If you are prone to acne or other skin conditions, you should notice cleaner more vibrant looking skin. Clients also report an increase in energy and healthier hair. Results, will vary.
Will I get an Un-naturalvLook’?
No. Results are gradual and very natural. The skin will lighten in a subtle yet progressive way.
Are there any negative long-term effects?
There are no known side effects or interactions with IV administration of glutathione. There are many benefits!
How do I prepare for my IV sessions?
As this is a medical procedure, please ensure you are well hydrated and have consumed a full meal including 40-50 grams of protein before starting treatment.