Microneedling is also known as collagen induction therapy. The treatment helps those looking to reduce stretch marks, acne scars and achieve healthy glow to the skin as well as improve it’s texture. This is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure, which gives the skin a healthy boost, while leaving it looking refreshed and rejuvenated!
Microneedling treatment involves the distribution of hundreds, even thousands of microinjections into the mesoderm (the middle layer of the skin) using various vitamins, pharmaceuticals, hyaluronic and amino acids, peptides, and even Platelet Rich Plasma (your own plasma). The procedure can be performed on your body, face, and scalp to treat Alopecia (hair loss).
The injections made during the microneedling treatment provide a mechanical stimulation to the skin, thus increasing the concentration of growth factors and stimulating elastin and collagen production. Moreover, there is a minimal to no risk of post-inflammatory hyper-pigmentation.
Microneedling revitalizes the skin improving it’s appearance without scar formation. The procedure has also been used as hair loss treatment with PRP and/or vitamins.
Our latest acquisition ACS-PEN is the ideal injector for the face, neck, décolletage and around sensitive areas like the eyes, nose & lips. This electric pen produces almost no trauma to the skin and is effectually painless! ACP-PEN a microneedling device incomparable in design, engineering, precision and efficiency, is an excellent tool to perform: Mesotherapy or Advanced Cell Stimulation also known as Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT).
The injections cause a controlled injury to the epidermis (the outermost layer of the skin). The small needles create microchannels and stimulate outstanding production of collagen and elastin, which is vital for radiant, healthy and youthful looking skin.
- Smooths out fine lines and wrinkles
- Tightening of sagging skin
- Reduction of acne or surgical scars
- Smooths skin texture
- Lightens hyperpigmentation
- Produces healthy glow
Generally, 3-5 CIT procedures are advised, although, depending on one’s particular needs a series of microneedling treatments may be required.
The visible results are immediate, however the ultimate results will appear within 4-6 weeks post-treatment.