How does Microneedling Work?
Microneedling is also known as Collagen Induction Therapy and is a non-invasive medical treatment. An instrument known as a Medical Roll-CIT, house hundreds of 1mm fine needles tat will be used by a trained Skin Care Professional to make tiny needle punctures through the outer most layer of your skin, creating microscopic breaks in the blood vessels immediately below the surface of your epidermis.
This therapy stimulates the release of special growth factors resulting in a surge of healthy collagen and a thicker epidermis is formed resulting in increased skins health. Therefore creating plumper and more supple skin.
Who Is a Good Candidate for a Microneedling Treatment?
Microneedling is a completely non-invasive treatment, which makes it a safe option for just about anyone. The best candidates include those who have begun to experience the noticeable effects of sun damage such as ageing skin, fine lines and wrinkles. Patients who struggle with dull and tired looking skin can also benefit greatly from this treatment. Particularly if you are suffering from stretch marks and other types of scarring, a course of Microneedling treatments can offer correction. If you are unsure whether Microneedling is right for you, our specialist will provide you with more information during your consultation. We will discuss your skin concerns with you and help you find out if this is the best course of action for your needs.
What to Expect During Treatment
Micrneedling therapy is a comfortable, non-invasive treatment that can typically be in an hour. Our provider will perform a basic European facial followed by passind a handheld device with microneedles over your skin, puncturing your skin. After this process serums are applied delivering vitamins and boosters to deep layers of the skin.
You will likely need more than one treatment session to achieve desired results. The exact number of treatments you will need will depend on the type and severity of the skin concerns you are looking to address, which we will discuss with you during your consultation.
The Benefits of Microneedling:
- Synthesis of healthy collagen and elastin
- Younger looking skin
- Skin is tighter, firmer and healthier