Micro-needling is a collagen initiation therapy that is used to rejuvenate your skin. It does sound like an intimidating treatment, thanks to the term “needle” in the name yet it is considered as a more efficient way to carry out a facial. In micro-needling, the collagen is built up, and the skin gets thick. Therefore after this treatment, you remain looking good for more than few days unlike the traditional facial. The skin remains radiant and smooth for a longer period of time.
What is Micro-needling?
Hundreds of pinpricks getting into the skin is a new and innovative version of beauty treatment however it may be the best thing happened to your face ever. The fine needles puncture the invisible and tiny wounds on the top layer of your skin. This is a minimally invasive treatment that can be executed by a plastic surgeon, dermatologist, and trained aesthetician by using dermapen.
How Micro-needling works?
The micro-needling develop micro-injuries that stimulate the natural healing process of the body. As a result, the turnover of the cell is increased, collagen is amplified, and more elastin is produced. This fantastic procedure not only prevents the sign of aging but also reverse it! Intelligent isn’t it?
This procedure works the same way as that of a laser treatment but uses needles to injure the skin in a mechanical way instead of light or heat usage. Micro-needling is hugely popular in skincare fanatics and is considered the subsequent best thing the world of anti-aging. So prevent your skin from aging and get micro-needling treatment here in Tampa!
You will quickly notice that your skin is smoother and softer and the full effects will be seen in a few months. Microneedling can be safely recurrent every 2 - 4 weeks until you get the coveted results. For collagen induction, we recommend starting with 3 therapies with 4 - 6 weeks between treatments. And 3-6 treatments for scar reduction.
The number of treatments depends on how each body responds to the treatments. Most clients see results after the first appointment.
Before and after treatment
Before the attending you should not:
- Have open cuts and abrasions on the skin
- Have any current skin infection in the area to be treated
- Have a used Accutane (isotretinoin) at last 3 month
- Have had radiation treatment to the skin within the last year
- Are pregnant or lactating
To ensure the right healing environs, for 2-3 days do not use retinol, AHA’s (Glycolic Acid), acidic or “active” ingredients. Avoid the sun exposure and use zinc based sunblock.
Benefits of Micro-needling
Micro-needling is efficient in;
- Reducing pore size
- Stimulating collagen and circulation production
- Improving stretch marks appearance
- Reducing deep wrinkles and fine lines
- Stimulating tissue regeneration
- Improving acne scars
- Reversing pigmentation and sun damage
Micro-needling Reduces Pore Size
It does seem counter-intuitive, yet the micro-needling process does not enlarge the pores as one would imagine by getting pierced his skin hundred times. On the other hand, the major benefit of using dermapen makes the pore size reduced. Micro-needling motivates the collagen around and in the pores that cause them to appear shrunken and plump. Now, who won't like to have smaller pores?
Micro-needling Removes Fine lines and Wrinkles
Micro-needling is stimulating the growth of elastin and collagen that actually is the primary cause of making any skin youthful. This is a powerful procedure for stopping the aging process and preventing the formation of deep wrinkles and fine lines. You will feel the clear difference after few sessions and will see the reduced crow’s feet, deep wrinkles and fine line on the forehead. The best part of this miraculous treatment is that it uses body’s natural healing method and gives out pretty natural results.
Micro-needling Invalidates Pigmentation and Sun Damage
Inarguably collagen is the most significant way to perk up the skin look, and this goes beyond reducing the wrinkles. The stimulation of collagen due to micro-needling also reverses the discoloration and skin damage including hyperpigmentation. Micro-needling is a promising cure for brownish and blotchy facial pigmentation. The extra pigmentation due to the sun can also be significantly reduced by using dermapen to achieve a glowing and clear skin despite lots of summers in the sun.
Micro-needling Prevents Skin Aging
Micro-needling has a supernatural ability to correct the damaged skin and tightening of the losing skin. This makes micro-needling the most popular skin treatment for older women and men. The scar remodeling, skin tightening, and rejuvenation can be attained effortlessly from this amazing skin treatment.
At Anna Aesthetics, Micro-needling is not exclusively for the face but can be carried out throughout the skin of your body. Those areas that require special skin repair or treatment of stretch marks can be taken care of in few micro-needling sessions.
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