About Skin Needling
What is Skin Needling?
Skin needling, which is also referred to as micro needling and medical needling, is collagen induction therapy. It is a minimally-invasive and non-surgical, used for facial rejuvenation that involves the use of a skin needling device to create controlled skin injury.
How does it work?
Skin needling stimulate the dermis, which is your skin’s deeper layers. The needles reach the deep dermis, making it possible to treat acne and other scars by breaking up scar tissue and inducing skin remodeling.
Skin needling must only be performed by qualified therapists, and offers minimal risk of infection and scarring when performed properly. It uses sterile, disposable needle cartridges reduce the risk of cross-contamination, and topical anesthetic is applied to skin before the procedure to help minimise discomfort.
Skin needling has been found to be effective in reducing the appearance of is aimed at stimulating the body's own collagen production to reduce the appearance of:
- Fine lines
- Stretch marks
- Skin laxity
- Scarring such as that caused by acne or chicken pox.
Contact us to book an appointment. We recommend 6 skin needling sessions for maximum results.