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Micro-needling

Micro-Needling stimulates the body's production of collagen. This treatment aids in hair restoration, prevents fine lines and wrinkles, dark under-eye circles, crow's feet, evens out skin tone, improves large pores, acne scarring, stretch marks, provides tightening and rejuvenation anywhere on the body

FAQS

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HOW MANY SESSIONS ARE NEED?

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE APPOINTMENT?

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE APPOINTMENT?

Depending on the skin condition 3-8 sessions, spaced every 4-6 weeks, may be needed. After a succession of treatments, maintenance can be done once every 6 months

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WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE APPOINTMENT?

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE APPOINTMENT?

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE APPOINTMENT?

Depending on the area(s), treatment can take up to an 1 hr


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WHO IS CONTRAINDICATED?

WHAT IS THE LENGTH OF THE APPOINTMENT?

WHO IS CONTRAINDICATED?

Individuals with actively infected or inflamed skin, autoimmune system disorders, history of cancer, keloid scar formation, pregnant or breastfeeding, Isotretinoin (Accutane®) use in the past 6 months

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WHAT IS THE HEALING PROCESS LIKE?

After the treatment your skin may feel as if you have a slight sunburn, as well as tight and dry. Some may experience slight bruising and swelling. Skincare products may tingle or slightly burn for 2-3 days post treatment. By day 3-6, slight redness may still occur and peeling may be experienced. Day 7, skin may still be slightly red, but a glowing complexion is evident


Results and healing improve over the course of the next few weeks. Sun protection and skincare maintenance are essential to the longevity of the results

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WHAT ARE THE DO’S & DON'TS?

  • Avoid any product or supplement high in Vitamin A, such as retinoic acid, glycolic acid, tretinoin (Retin-A) and alpha-hydroxy acids 1 week prior and after
  • Avoid Ibuprofen, Motrin or Advil for 7 days prior and after treatment
  • Avoid blood thinning agents to ward off bruising
  • Avoid IPL, laser procedures, facial treatments, injections, waxing, electrolysis and unprotected sun exposure 2 to 4 weeks prior and after
  • Do not scratch or pick the skin during recovery
  • Avoid strenuous exercises, jacuzzi, sauna or steam baths for up to 48 hours
  • The use of SPF 30+ daily is highly recommended (with Zinc Oxide)