Microneedling, also known as CIT (Collagen Induction Treatment), is an amazing procedure to improve the skin’s texture and tone. It is increasingly becoming a sought-after treatment for skin rejuvenation and the results will make you understand the fad!
WHAT SHOULD I EXPECT?
Minimal discomfort since numbing cream is applied prior to treatment. You'll feel minor discomfort throughout the microneedling process. We follow up with cooling and soothing masks, to calm the skin down.
HOW MANY TREATMENTS DO I NEED?
This can be determined by your esthetician since the number of treatments vary depending on your skin concerns, however, at least 3 treatments are required for significant results or to treat a particular skin concern such as acne scarring.
WHAT IS THE DOWNTIME?
There is no downtime to this treatment. Immediately after, you may notice some redness. You may also experience some flaking of dry skin a few days post treatment. You can apply makeup at least 12 hours post treatment.
WHEN WILL I NOTICE RESULTS?
You will notice results within 3 days when most of the swelling has subsided. Results will continue to progress a few weeks after the treatment as well, as the skin's collagen production increases.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?
Full face treatment is $299. We do offer packages of treatments at a reduced rate. Additionally, on our facial membership, you can receive microneedling treatments for only $199.
IS EVERYONE A GOOD CANDIDATE FOR MICRONEEDLING?
Microneedling can be done on all skin types. Those with active acne, cold sores, open wounds, etc should not receive this treatment. We would recommend to come in for a consultation if you are unsure if you would be a good candidate for this treatment.
HOW DOES MICRONEEDLING WORK?
Microneedling aka CIT (Collagen Induction Therapy) is a procedure done to induce a controlled wound response to help promote rejuvenated skin. It is excellent as a rejuvenating treatment to promote anti-aging. Additionally, it is excellent to treat acne scarring, and fine lines and wrinkles.