FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

MICRONEEDLING

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO SEE RESULTS?

While some results may be almost immediate, your best results usually won't be visible until four to six weeks after the procedure. 


HOW MANY SESSIONS OF MICRONEEDLING DO YOU NEED?

Microneedling be safely repeated every four to six weeks as needed. Collagen induction requires at least three treatments, while scar reduction requires between three and six. Four to six weeks should pass between one treatment and the next. 


DOES MICRONEEDLING TIGHTEN SKIN?

Microneedling is generally a safe and effective procedure that can improve the appearance of the skin. It may reduce wrinkles, diminish scarring, and tighten or rejuvenate loose or aging skin. 


WHAT TO AVOID BEFORE BEFORE MICRONEEDLING?

To ensure the proper healing environment, be certain to observe the following:

-For at least 2 hours post treatment, do NOT use any Alpha Hydroxy Acids, Beta Hydroxy Acid, Retinol (Vitamin A), Vitamin C (in a low pH formula) or anything perceived as ‘active’ skincare.

-Avoid intentional and direct sunlight for 24 hours. No tanning beds.

-Do not go swimming for at least 24 hours post-treatment.

-No exercising or strenuous activity for the first 24 hours post-treatment. Sweating and gym environments are harmful, rife with bacteria, and may cause adverse reactions.