What Types of Microneedling Exist?
If you have any stretch marks or acne scars that you feel self-conscious about, microneedling could be the perfect treatment for you. Read on to discover everything you need to know about it, as well as the different types of microneedling treatments that are available.
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Microneedling is a minimally invasive treatment that is used to treat a number of different skin concerns. It encourages the production of collagen and is sometimes referred to as collagen induction therapy. This treatment can be helpful in reducing the appearance of stretch marks, scars, or acne.
Types of Microneedling
A lot of people do not realize that there are different types of microneedling, so we will take a look at them in more detail below:
There is only one place to begin, and this is with conventional microneedling treatment. With this, a special device is used by an expert to penetrate your skin’s surface. This promotes elastin and collagen production, leaving you with a more radiant appearance.
Microneedling with PRP
Another option to consider is microneedling with PRP, which involves the use of your own PRP or platelet-rich plasma to speed up the healing process. The addition of PRP can lower the amount of time you experience facial redness and swelling, which are two of the most common side effects of microneedling. Aside from this, this type of microneedling treatment can be used if you have stretch marks on your body.
Available Treatment Add-Ons
There are other treatments that you can enjoy with microneedling. If you want to combine microneedling with other treatments, this is something that we can discuss with you during your consultation. There are plenty of other treatments that can be teamed with microneedling should you want them to be. Examples include the following:
- Ampoule (Retinol, Collagen, Aloe Vera)
- Professional Therapeutic Masque (Hydrating, Clarifying)
- High-Frequency Treatment
- Hand Exfoliation Treatment With Oat Enzyme
- “Bright Eyes” Organic Treatment
- Photo Light Therapy Treatment
- Additional Extractions To Any Facial
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Am I a Candidate for Microneedling Treatments?
If microneedling sounds like the sort of treatment you are interested in, it is important that you are in good overall health. The ideal candidate is someone that has a certain type of skin concern that has not responded to home treatments or other sorts of dermatologic treatments, like peels.
Benefits of Microneedling
There are a number of different benefits that are associated with microneedling. This includes the following:
- Microneedling can prevent the signs of aging
- You can reduce the appearance of stretch marks
- You can also improve scars with microneedling, as it is proven to lower the appearance of acne scars and surgery
- Microneedling can lower the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.