Micro-Needling In Cork
What is Micro-Needling?
Micro-needling, alternatively referred to as Collagen Induction Therapy, is a reliable medical aesthetic treatment that effectively enhances skin rejuvenation and diminishes the visibility of fine lines, blemishes, stretch marks, and other indications of aging safely.
How does Micro-Needling work?
The process of micro-needling involves stimulating the skin to produce additional collagen. It utilizes gentle needles that enter the skin at different levels, prompting the body’s natural healing response. As a result, this will enhance blood circulation and support cell regeneration while promoting the creation of fresh collagen.
Is Micro-Needling Safe?
Micro-Needling procedures come with a high level of safety. During our complimentary consultation, Dr. Manal Younis will thoroughly discuss your present wellness and medical background to ascertain whether micro-needling suits you!
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Does Micro-Needling Hurt?
Micro-needling is a procedure that has minimal invasiveness and doesn’t require much recovery time. Aside from experiencing some skin redness and tingling sensations when the solution is applied, there are no reported instances of pain.
When will I see results and how long will they last?
Although specific outcomes may manifest quickly, the optimal results of the procedure typically take around four to six weeks to become noticeable. Immediately after the treatment, there might be some redness; however, this usually diminishes within a few days. To achieve maximum impact, undergoing three sessions spaced four weeks apart is recommended.
What skin concerns can be addressed with micro-needling?
Micro-needling can help with various skin concerns, including acne scars, fine lines, wrinkles, enlarged pores, stretch marks, and overall skin texture and tone.
Can micro-needling be used for treating acne scars?
Yes, micro-needling is an effective treatment for improving the appearance of acne scars.
Can micro-needling help with reducing fine lines and wrinkles?
What precautions should I take before and after micro-needling?
Before: Avoid sun exposure, discontinue certain skincare products, and inform your provider about any medications.
After: Protect your skin from the sun, follow post-treatment instructions, and use recommended skincare products.
How many microneedling sessions for rosacea?
The number of sessions varies, but typically, multiple sessions are required for rosacea, spaced several weeks apart.
What are the disadvantages of micro-needling?
Some potential disadvantages include temporary redness, swelling, and discomfort. It may not be suitable for all skin types or conditions.
What not to do before micro-needling?
Avoid sun exposure, tanning, and certain skincare products containing retinoids or acids in the days leading up to your micro-needling appointment.