Microneedling also has a positive effect on hyper-pigmentation as well as on hypo-pigmentation, acne scars, traumatic scars, and stretch marks and generally creates a fresher appearance or glow to the skin. The treatment can be performed on all parts of the body: Face, Neck, Décolleté, Arms, Hands, Legs, Abdomen and Back.
Micro-needling is used to reduce the signs of aging. It can be used to improve the skin’s tone, texture, improve pigmentation, and reduce the appearance of stretch marks and scars. Microneedling treatment reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and brings a glow to the skin that results in younger looking skin.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is microneedling treatment?
Thist is an innovative microneedling treatment that provides fast and comfortable treatments that safely and effectively treat multiple skin concerns on the face and body for patients with all skin tones, all year long.
What conditions does it treat?
The treatment series improves some of the most visible signs of aging by reducing the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles1, large pores, stretch marks, acne scars, and many other skin concerns. This treatment is ideal for skin revitalization of the face, neck, decollate, knees, and other body areas.
What is the treatment like?
Before the procedure, your provider will apply a numbing cream to the treatment area for increased comfort during the treatment. During the treatment, you may feel slight pressure and tingling while the micro-sized needles gently penetrate the skin and deliver heat to stimulate collagen production. The treatment is comfortable, and your provider will work with you to maintain your comfort level throughout the entire treatment. You can expect the treatment to take about 20 minutes.
Is there downtime after the treatment?
Typically, there is no downtime after the treatment. Your skin will have moderate redness after the treatment, which will subside significantly within a few hours. Your face will feel warm, like being in the sun, which also goes away within a few hours. You can expect to return to your normal activities immediately following your treatment. You may have some slight flushing the next day, which can be covered with make.
How many treatments will I need?
Patients typically need 3-4 treatments spaced 4-6 weeks apart to achieve optimal results. Most patients report seeing improvement after the second treatment, but optimal results appear 3 months after the last treatment.
When will I see the results?
The best results are seen 3 months after the last treatment. To maintain your results, maintenance treatments can be done every 12-18 months after the initial series.
Am I a candidate for microneedling?
Microneedling is an excellent treatment for patients with all skin tones looking to improve the skin’s appearance on the face and body all year long, with little to no downtime.