It is a procedure that uses small needles to prick the skin. The purpose of treatment is to generate new collagen and skin tissue for smoother, firmer, more toned skin. It is mostly used on the face and may treat various scars, wrinkles, and large pores.
Upon penetrated of the needles, micro-wounds are created to which it triggers your body’s wound healing processes to heal your micro wounds immediately. However, the most dramatic results will not be visible until four to six weeks after treatment. It can be safely repeated every 4-6 weeks until you achieve the desired results. For collagen induction we recommend starting with 3 treatments, but with a minimum separation time of 4 to 6 weeks between treatments.
The Benefits of Micro-needling procedure are Enhances texture of skin, stimulates collagen production, can help reduce scars and hyperpigmentation and to radically enhance the texture of your skin. It is great for general skin rejuvenation. It treats textural issues dealing with pores, acne scars, wrinkles, tightening sagging skin, and more.
Are there side effects?
You might notice that your skin feels tight, swollen, dry, or sensitive to the touch in the days immediately following the treatment, or it might flake away within the week. It is generally safe and effective, but it is not recommended for people who take or have had radiation in the past year, are pregnant, have a skin disease, or have a history of scarring or poor wound healing. Additionally, it should be avoided for people with active infections or open wounds until their skin heals before trying it.
Should you try this procedure?
We recommend allowing us to utilize our imagining technology to examine the layers of your skin to determine if you can benefit from non-invasive procedures with no down time first before scheduling this invasive treatment.
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