An Introduction to Microneedling
What is microneedling?
What is microneedling for?
Acne scarring, Rosacea, lines, wrinkles, skin laxity, scarring, open pores, crow's feet, frown lines and encourage regrowth after hair loss, helps to disguise dark circles and eyebags.
How does microneedling work?
Creates minute channels in the skin using an array of sterile needles
Why do that?
To let active ingredients reach the dermis (absorption of ingredients increases by 300%)
Renews the skin cells by stimulating the natural healing response
Who is it for?
All skin types.
Far less risk of pigmentation issues than laser
Safer, cheaper, and longer-lasting than Bxxxx injections or dermal fillers
Is it effective?
In 2018 a systematic review found that microneedling is a safe and effective way to rejuvenate skin and treat scars and wrinkles.