It is designed to address acne scars, the symptoms of aging skin, and to increase the efficacy of topical skin care products. Micro-Needling is designed to stimulate your skin’s natural ability to produce new collagen, creating healthier skin. Products are able to penetrate deeper into the skin when performing a micro-needling procedure.
Here are some answers to frequently asked questions…
What are the benefits?
New collagen production can reverse years of sun damage, improve acne scars, and enhance the overall appearance of aging skin.
Who is a candidate?
One of the most exciting things about Micro-Needling is that it can be used on all types of skin to address a wide range of problems, including acne scars and any area requiring cell regeneration or an intense repair process.
What areas of the body can be treated?
Micro-Needling is extremely versatile and can be used on all parts of the body: Face, neck, decollete, arms, hands, legs, abdomen and back. The versatility makes it especially helpful when addressing acne scars on the back and stretch marks on the body.
How is the procedure done?
A sterile, disposable cartridge containing 12 tiny micro-needles is attached to the tip of pen. A thin layer of topical serum is applied to the skin. The pen is glided across the targeted repair area in a gentle motion. The appropriate microchanneling treatment is selected for each individual area.
How long does the procedure take?
The procedure typically takes 30 minutes, depending on the size of the area and the severity is skin damage.
What is the downtime?
Immediately following the treatment, you will notice a healthy pink glow. Total healing time depends on the severity of the damaged skin and the depth of the repair process required.