Microneedling is an excellent treatment which resurfaces the skin without laser or surgery and minimal downtime. Microneedling is a procedure which involves using fine needles to create hundreds of tiny invisible puncture wounds in the top layer of the skin. These tiny puncture wounds trigger the body's natural healing response to heal these holes, in turn naturally producing collagen and elastin to tighten and improve the skins texture.
We use very high quality serums and the most advanced micro-needling technology called DP4 so you can expect better and faster results with this new technology.
Dp4™ is the breakthrough of the decade utilizing the most advanced needle cartridge innovation to vertically pierce the skin. Dp4™ glides over the skin creating millions of fine fractional channels up to 104% faster than other microneedling devices. These channels can carry up to 80% more topical nutrients deeper into the skin. In turn our body’s natural response triggers a natural process of repair. The result is an increased production of collagen and elastin, resurfacing, retexturizing and overall skin renewal anywhere on the body, from hard to reach areas such as around the eyes, eyelids, earlobes, neck, lips, nose or larger areas of neck and décolleté, stomach and legs for stretch mark treatments.
What Can I Expect Post A Microneedling Treatment?
The inflammatory reaction of the skin is extremely short and fades significantly within hours from redness to pinkness that may last for 12 to 48 hours. In order to reduce visible redness, we recommend hyaluronic acid after the procedure and to protect the skin with zinc-based sunblock (though sunscreen of some kind is a must every day!).
Is the treatment painful?
Traditional dermal rolling techniques proved to be a bloody and painful treatment, requiring the application of topical anaesthetic cream before treatments. Today with Dp4™ there is no comparison - this is the most comfortable, comparatively pain-free microneedling treatment available. Just lay back and enjoy stunning results.
What Benefits Does Microneedling Have On The Skin?
Microneedling improves skin texture and reduces the appearance of scars. It also stimulates tissue regeneration, making it a great treatment for scars (especially acne scars), as new collagen fibers elevate the depressed scar tissue in line with the peripheral skin. This procedure provides a smoother texture and reduces scarring after just a few treatments. It is ideal to reduce signs of aging, acne scarring, and pigmentation. As microneedling is suitable for any part of the body and all skin types, it can be used to reduce stretch marks and cellulite also.
How long should it take before I see results?
Typically, you will see results after the first treatment. Lasting and more significant results will become visible after 3 to 6 treatments (spaced 2-8 weeks apart). The condition of your skin will continue to improve over the next 6-12 months after a course of treatments, especially when combined with the recommended post-treatment care.
Is there any downtime after treatments?
Generally no, but you may experience facial redness for 12-48 hours after the treatment. Most people are able to return to normal daily activities immediately after the treatment
What Should I Avoid On My Skin After Treatment?
To ensure the right healing environment, for 2-3 days do not use AHAs (glycolic acid), retinol, acidic, or active ingredients. Exposure to sun should also be avoided, zinc-based sunblock should be used.
What Is The Compound Applied To The Skin?
The compound applied to the skin is hyaluronic acid, which moisturizes the skin, restores its internal environment, and helps maintain natural functions in the skin. Vitamins and inorganic salts improve microcirculation, cellular respiration, and nutrient exchange. It also contains amino acids which are the building blocks for synthesis of protein structures inside existing cells, as well as for creation of new cells. It also stimulates the activity of fibroblasts and myofibroblasts, promoting growth of new cells.
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