Is Microneedling Really the Next Big Thing?
----- Yes, it is an affordable alternative to Plastic Surgery with great results
Skin needling, also called microneedling therapy, collagen induction therapy (CIT), and percutaneous collagen induction (PCI), is a minimally invasive skin-rejuvenation procedure that involves the use of a device that contains fine needles. The needles are used to puncture the skin to create a controlled skin injury. Each puncture creates a channel that triggers the body to fill these microscopic wounds by producing new collagen and elastin. Through the process of neovascularization and neocollagenesis, there is improvement in skin texture and firmness, as well as reduction in scars, pore size, and stretch marks.
PCI has proved to be a simple and fast method for safely treating wrinkles and scars. Because the epidermis remains intact, the procedure can be repeated safely and is also suited to regions where laser treatments and deep peels are not typically performed. PCI therapy is now becoming widely used as a treatment for photoaged skin to improve the skin’s appearance and quality, and to improve or even prevent scarring.
Topical anesthetic cream is used to keep the patient comfortable during the procedure. Patients should be advised that multiple treatments will be necessary. The number of needling sessions depends on the individual skin condition. Three or four treatments may be recommended for mild to moderate acne scarring, whereas deeper scars and stretch marks may require upward of five treatments. An interval of 4 to 6 weeks between treatments is typically recommended. Maintenance treatments are recommended at intervals of 6 to 12 months. When utilized for generalized skin resurfacing, products such as topical growth factors and antiaging serums are better absorbed in the skin as an adjunct to treatment.
WHAT MAKES TORONTO BEAUTY CLINIC EXCEL WITH THE RESULTS?
During our free consultation, the client is assessed for the skin condition and a customized treatment package is recommended. Microneedling can be combined with PRP(Plasma gel), Carboxytherapy, Mesotherapy and other procedures such as BOTOX® Cosmetic, and/or Dysport®, Dermal Fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Revanesse), laser treatments, microdermabrasion and chemical peels (if required) to best target a client's unique issues and thus achieve the final goal of younger looking skin.
MICRONEEDLING COMBINED WITH PLATELET RICH PLASMA (PRP)
Microneedling combined with Platelet Rich Plasma(PRP) treatment produces great results with less downtime.
WHAT SKIN CONDITIONS DOES IT TREAT?
- Fine lines and Deep Lines
- Acne Scars
- Stretch Marks
- Large Pores
- Hyper Pigmentation
- Improves Color tone & Texture
WHAT SIZE MICRO NEEDLES DO I NEED?
Customized Treatment Package: Call (416) 398 0111 to book your free consultation