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Microneedling

Microneedling is a procedure that involves puncturing the skin with tiny sterile needles, the needles creates tiny holes but without damaging the top layer of the skin. This treatment is non ablative and it is used to treat many skin problems such as acne scarring, fine lines and wrinkles, and improve the overall skin tone and texture. Microneedling is revolutionary procedure that increase the production of collagen, but without damaging the protective layer skin.

How to prepare for Microneedling:

  • Avoid retinoids and treatment for auto immune disease for 24 hours prior to your treatment.
  • Do not proceed with this procedure if you have used Accutane or Isotretionon within the past six months.

What to expect with Microneedling post treatment:

  • Used gentle cleanser with tepid water for the first 48 hours. Gently pat dry.
  • Avoid makeup, retinoids, glycolic acids, Vitamin C products and sunscreens for the rest of the day following your procedure
  • Avoid sun exposure for 24 hours. After that apply sunscreen with SPF 30n daily.
  • Avoid swimming, strenuous activity and exercising during the first 24 hours following treatment.

How many treatments will I need:

Typically a series of 3-6 treatments is recommended, depending upon your area of correction or concern. Your skincare professional will ultimately determine a treatment schedule based on your individual goal.