Frequently Asked Questions
Why does IV stand for?
IV stands for intravenous, which means the treatment is administered by a drip.
What is the benefit of IV treatment?
IV treatment delivers the active ingredients straight into the bloodstream of the patient. This means it bypasses the digestive system and get absorbed much more effectively.
How does the skin lightening treatment work?
Glutathione is a substance found in fruits, vegetables, and meats, and it is also produced naturally by the liver. Glutathione is involved in many processes in the body, including tissue building/repair, producing proteins and other substances needed in the body, and it supports immune system. It is a powerful antioxidant comprised of three essential amino acids It is used medically for treating a variety of medical conditions as it provides support to the immune system.
The positive side effect of the immune boost it provides is improving skin tone and achieving an overall skin lightening effect. This treatment is often prescribed by dermatologists to treat hyperpigmentation.
Who administers the treatment?
Our team of registered and experienced doctors and nurses administer the treatment.
Is the treatment safe?
Yes, the treatment has been proven to be safe in independent studies. These substances are widely used and are considered to be safe by the medical community.
How long does the treatment last?
The treatments are sold in a package of 10 sessions. Each session lasts approximately 30 minutes. The sessions will be scheduled on the doctor’s recommendation to achieve the maximum effect of that specific treatment.
Where is the treatment centre located?
The treatment centre is based at out medical centre in Waterkloof Ridge, Pretoria.