Micro needling boosts your natural collagen to give you smoother, healthier skin. It is used to help with acne scarring, stretch marks, fine lines, pigment, and enlarged pores.
The treatment involves a small device which is made of tiny needles that is applied to the surface of the skin. The device creates tiny punctures that stimulate a natural healing response to encourage natural collagen and regeneration response.
The wound healing response stimulates the production of collagen and elastin formation which helps to smooth out fine lines, wrinkles and acne scaring. It can also reduce the appearance of pigmentation, enlarged pores and stretch marks.
The treatment is designed to promote and treat:
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Micro needling can be uncomfortable, but not unbearable. Topical local anaesthetic is generally not needed by can be discussed at your consultation appointment.
Depending on your condition it is recommended to have 3-6 treatment, at 6-8 week intervals to achieve optimal results.
The inflammatory reaction of the skin is short and fades significantly within hours, redness/pinkness may last for 12-24 hours. It is advised to avoid the following activities for 48 hours following treatment to ensure a speedy and effective recovery.