Think of microneedling like aerating your lawn. The microneedling pen creates microscopic punctures in the skin, which triggers new collagen development. The result is smoother, firmer, younger looking skin.
Number of Treatments
3-6 treatments recommended
Face, neck, décolletage, hands, arms, legs, abdomen and back
30 minutes to 1 hour
During the microneedling treatment, some patients experience mild discomfort that can be addressed with a topical anesthetic. Following each treatment, the skin may have sun burned feeling, Redness, Sensitivity, Blotchiness, Flakiness, Peeling, Abrasion (expected with scar reduction), Bruising
Weeks to months depending on the number of treatments
After the microneedling procedure, the skin will be red and flushed like having a sunburn. You will experience skin tightness and sensitivity to touch which will diminish over the first 24 hours.You may also experience some amount of peeling and flaking. Most side effects resolve in 4-5 days.