Microneedling stimulates collagen production to leave skin looking firmer, smoother, and more youthful. This minimally invasive cosmetic procedure involves tiny needles creating controlled micro-injuries, triggering the body’s natural healing response. As collagen rebuilds, it reduces fine lines and wrinkles and improves overall skin texture. It can be used on all skin types and almost anywhere on the body, even around the eyes.
Microneedling is a minimally invasive treatment that transforms the look and feel of damaged skin into smoother, healthier-looking skin. It involves a small device that penetrates the skin, creating controlled micro-dermal injuries. This stimulates the production of new collagen and elastin, which in turn fills these imperfections, thus improving skin texture and firmness. This treatment also reduces the appearance of acne and acne scarring, minor scarring, fine lines, wrinkles, stretch marks, enlarged pores, and hyperpigmentation.
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Acne scars
- Stretch marks
- Enlarged pores
- Uneven skin tone
- Age spots
- Skin laxity
- Keep your skin clean and avoid touching the treated area.
- Apply a recommended post-treatment product or moisturizer.
- Protect your skin from the sun with sunscreen or protective clothing.
- Avoid strenuous exercise and sweating for at least 24 hours.
- Don’t use harsh skincare products, retinoids, or exfoliants for a few days.
- Stay hydrated and maintain a healthy skincare routine.
- Follow any specific instructions provided by your provider for optimal results.
- Be patient, as the results may take a few weeks to become noticeable.
The Recovery Process
After microneedling, you can expect some redness and minor swelling, which usually subsides within a day or two. Recovery time varies, but most people can return to their daily activities almost immediately. Over the following weeks, collagen production increases, leading to gradual improvements in skin texture and appearance. While you may notice initial results within a few weeks, the full benefits become more apparent over multiple sessions spaced weeks apart.
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Dr. Schalit is a renowned facial cosmetic surgeon, board-certified by the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. If you’re interested in exploring the benefits of microneedling or have questions about other cosmetic procedures, we invite you to schedule a consultation. During this session, Dr. Schalit can assess your needs and discuss treatment options to help you achieve your aesthetic goals. Take the first step toward a more confident you today.