Microneedling

Microneedling Benefits

  • Improves Tone and Texture
  • Builds Collagen and Skin Cell Turnover
  • Smooths Fine Lines and Wrinkles
  • Smooths Scars Including Acne Scars
  • Reduces appearance of Pores
  • Improves product absorption

Pre-Treatment Instructions

  • Avoid retinoids, topical antibiotics, exfoliants, benzoyl peroxide, topical acids such as glycolic, salicylic, aha’s, bha’s 72 hours prior to treatment.
  • Avoid tanning beds, sunburn, or prolonged sun exposure prior to treatment.
  • Avoid waxing, depilatories, and electrolysis for 7 days prior to treatment.

Day of Treatment Instructions

  • Come with clean skin free from makeup, oils, moisturizers, perfume, or sunscreen.
  • Inform Provider of any recent changes in medical history or medications.

Explanation of Treatment

  • A topical anesthetic will be applied to the desired area for 20 minutes.
  • The anesthetic will be removed, and the desired area will be cleansed.
  • The microneedling procedure will begin with an application of a hyaluronic acid serum.
  • The device will be applied to the desire area, and the microneedling procedure will begin. This will take around 30 minutes.
  • Once the treatment is complete, you will be advised of post care.

Post Treatment Instruction

  • For the first 24 hours following treatment-
  • You may only apply a hyaluronic acid serum.
    Avoid strenuous activity, sweating, makeup, or sunscreen application.
  • Avoid anti- inflammatory medications such as ibuprofen. This will interfere with the natural inflammatory process that is responsible for the skin’s rejuvenation.
  • Avoid sun exposure for a minimum of 72 hours following treatment.
  • After the first 24 hours, you can resume sunscreen and makeup use. If outdoors ensure to reapply spf every 2 hours, and wear a hat is possible.  
  • Use gentle cleanser and moisturizer for 7 days following treatment. You may resume your skincare regimen following day 7.

 

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BEFORE AND AFTER

Additional before and after photos can be viewed in our office.
Come see our patients’ incredible results – and take the first step toward achieving results of your own!

Non-Surgical Procedures

BOTOX INJECTIONS

DERMAL FILLERS

CHEMICAL PEELS

SKINCARE

LATISSE

VEIN INJECTIONS

 

 

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