Microneedling is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure that stimulates collagen production within the skin, improving its texture and overall appearance. SkinPen by Crown Aesthetics is the first FDA-cleared microneedling device on the market and is clinically proven to improve the appearance of wrinkles of the neck and acne scars in patients ages 22 and older.
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Is Microneedling Right For You?
Our trained professionals can assess your skin and determine if this treatment is right for you. Good candidates for microneedling are those with skin concerns such as:
Fine lines and wrinkles
Benefits of Microneedling
Microneedling is considered one of the most effective ways to rejuvenate the skin. Here are some of the benefits:
Improves skin health
Reduces fine lines & wrinkles
$300 face only, $350 for face, neck, and deck. The average treatment time is 60 minutes. PRP may be added on for an additional cost. PRP add-on is $300.
How Often Should You Get Microneedling Treatments
In as few as three minimally invasive treatments spaced 30 days apart, you can improve your appearance and step out with confidence. However, the frequency of treatments may vary depending on individual skin concerns and goals.
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Microneedling is a cosmetic treatment that uses tiny needles to puncture the skin and promote collagen production. The session can range from 30 minutes to an hour, depending on the treated area and technique used. Some clinics offer longer sessions for more extensive treatments, such as full-face micro-needling or microneedling with PRP (platelet-rich plasma). Ultimately, the session time will depend on your individual needs and the plan created by your aesthetician.
Yes, there is typically a short downtime period after microneedling. The skin may appear red or slightly swollen immediately after the procedure, akin to a mild sunburn. However, these side effects usually subside within a day or two, and the downtime is minimal. It is important to follow post-care instructions provided by your skincare specialist to ensure optimal healing and results.
It’s typically recommended to undergo 3-4 sessions, each spaced 4-6 weeks apart, to maximize the benefits of microneedling. While some improvements may be visible even after a single session, it may take multiple treatments to achieve desired results, depending on individual goals and skin condition. Multiple sessions help to stimulate collagen and elastin production, resulting in smoother, brighter, and more youthful-looking skin.
Yes, microneedling can have side effects such as temporary redness, swelling, or bruising. There may also be minor skin irritation, which is usually short-lived. However, serious complications are rare, especially when it is done by a qualified professional using sterile equipment. It is important to note that the risks can be further minimized when proper aftercare instructions are followed, such as staying out of the sun and avoiding harsh skin products for a few days.
The results of microneedling can be long-lasting, but they can vary depending on individual factors such as age, skin condition, and lifestyle habits. Maintenance treatments are often recommended to sustain the desired results over time
Microneedling is generally suitable for most skin types, including sensitive skin. However, it is important to note that certain skin conditions or medications may make microneedling unsuitable. It is highly recommended to consult a qualified professional to avoid potential complications and achieve the best results possible.
The primary function of microneedling is to stimulate collagen production and promote skin rejuvenation. The tiny needles create controlled micro-injuries in the skin, triggering the body’s natural healing process. This leads to new collagen and elastin fibers forming, resulting in improved skin texture, reduced appearance of scars and wrinkles, and overall skin tightening and rejuvenation. Microneedling also enhances the absorption and effectiveness of topical skincare products.
Microneedling is not a pain-free procedure, but most people find the discomfort to be tolerable. It is often described as a mild stinging sensation, like a prickling feeling. However, some areas on the face, such as the forehead and upper lip, may be more sensitive than others. Topical anesthetics can be applied to minimize discomfort during the procedure. Overall, the pain experienced during microneedling is usually worth the positive results it provides.
Microneedling is generally recommended for individuals in their late twenties or older. This is because the skin’s natural collagen production begins to decline in the late twenties, and microneedling can help stimulate collagen production and improve the skin’s texture and appearance.
Right after microneedling, your skin may appear slightly red and inflamed. You may also experience mild swelling, similar to a sunburn. Additionally, there might be tiny pinpoint bleeding spots on the treated areas. These effects are temporary and typically subside within a few hours to a few days.