Microneedling, is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure used to improve the texture, tone, and overall appearance of the skin. The procedure involves using a device with fine needles to create controlled micro-injuries in the skin's surface. These micro-injuries stimulate the body's natural healing process, leading to the production of more collagen and elastin to the areas, which are essential for healthy, youthful-looking skin.
Here's how the microneedling procedure typically works:
- Preparation: Before the procedure, the skin is cleansed and a numbing cream or gel may be applied to minimise discomfort during the treatment.
- Microneedling: A microneedling device is used to create tiny, controlled punctures in the skin's surface. This prompts the skin to respond by producing new collagen and elastin fibers, which help improve skin texture, reduce fine lines, and enhance overall skin quality.
- Post-Treatment Care: After the procedure, the skin may appear slightly red and feel sensitive, similar to a mild sunburn. It's important to follow post-treatment instructions provided to ensure proper healing.
Benefits of microneedling include:
- Improved Skin Texture: Microneedling can help improve the appearance of rough or uneven skin texture, making the skin smoother and more refined.
- Reduced Fine Lines and Wrinkles: The increase in collagen and elastin production can lead to a reduction in the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
- Scar Improvement: Microneedling can help minimise the appearance of scars, including acne scars.
- Pore Size Reduction: Some people find that microneedling helps to reduce the size of their pores over time.
- Overall Skin Rejuvenation: The stimulation of collagen production can result in more youthful and radiant-looking skin.
1 session £100
Course of 3 £280