What is micro-needling?
Micro needling is a nonsurgical treatment for helping skin to repair itself by creating micro injuries in the Epiderm and Derm ( as superficial layers of the skin ) which stimulates fibroblasts cells to produce new collagen.
What is collagen?
Collagen is a fibrous protein that consists 1/3 of all proteins in the body. Aging declines collagen production even when you are reading this! It makes the skin laxity, wrinkles, saggy skin and less flexible skin. Production of new collagen can make your skin smoother, firmer with more elasticity and look younger.
Micro-needling procedure is a safe non-surgical treatment with the use of tiny needle head. The procedure is a lunch time process ( 30-60 minutes )depending on kind of treatment and the procedure area.
Cannot be done:
This procedure cannot be done for patients with:
- Blood clotting disorder
- Scars less than 1 year
- Cardiovascular problems
- Uncontrolled diabetes
- History of Psoriasis
What are the benefits of micro-needling?
- Stimulates the production of collagen, tightening the skin (CIT Collagen Induction Therapy)
- Eliminates or reduces crow’s feet and lip lines
- Eliminates or reduces forehead lines and frown lines
- Reduces the appearance of wrinkles, pigmentation and sun damage
- Reduces acne scars and chicken pock scars
- Reduces the appearance of scarring and stretch marks
- Reduces the appearance of enlarged pores
- Helps with rosacea
How many and how often will you need to have a treatment?
It depends on your skin but routinely you need 3-5 sessions with 3-4 weeks intervals and maintenance treatment every 6 months.
Is it painful?
With using Numbing cream you do not feel any discomfort at all.
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