What is MICRO NEEDLING?
Automated Micro-Needling (also known as Epidermal Collagen Induction Therapy or ECIT) is a new innovation in aesthetic medicine for the treatment of the appearance of fine lines. acne scars and the improvement of the skin's texture. tone and color.
During this procedure. the MicroPen is used to create controlled
micro-injuries to the skin in order to aid in the production of collagen and elastin. The skin's repair process results in a thicker epidermis with a softer appearance of wrinkles.
The MicroPen also creates micro-channels which allow topical gels. creams and serums to be absorbed more effectively, enhancing the effects in deeper layers of the skin.
Why is it done?
It greatly benefits the reduction in the appearance of fine lines. wrinkles. improved skin tone and texture and softer, younger looking skin with fewer signs of aging.
The MicroPen can improve the appearance of uneven skin tone. acne scars. traumatic scars and stretch marks.
What areas of the body can i treat?
It can be used on all parts of the body:
face, neck, decollete arms, hands. legs, abdomen and back.
how many treatments will i need?
Some patients only require a single treatment once a year to achieve optimal results. However. it is recommended for most patients to receive a series of 2-3 treatments spaced about 6-8 weeks apart. For patients with more significant skin-care concerns. such as acne scars. 1t is recommended to receive 6-8 sessons at 6-week intervals.
what is the downtime?
Immediately after the treatment, you'll notice a bright redness to the skin. The total healing time depends on the pen position used and the number of overlapping passes your skin-care professional performs. On average. patients experience redness for 2-4 days.
Some patients heal completely in 24 hours.
when will i see results?
Patients notice an immediate "glow" to their skin.
Visible changes to the skin develop over the course of several weeks.
Results can continue to improve up to 6 months after the treatment.
what are the costs?
$ 200.00 per session for facials.
$ 500.00 per three sessions for facials.
If you would like to have a quote for pricing for deep acne scarring, scarring, stretch marks or other parts of the body feel free to contact us and we will let you know!