What is microneedling and what are its benefits?

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Microneedling is a new and exciting treatment available at Restoration Clinic for clients
looking to improve and revitalise their skin. It’s always important to understand the treatment
you are undertaking and at Restoration Clinic, we ensure we provide as much information as
possible for anyone looking to come in for a treatment, regardless of what it is, or what their
desired outcome could be.

Microneedling is a cosmetic procedure that involves using a device with tiny needles to
create controlled micro-injuries on the skin’s surface. The benefits of microneedling

  • Stimulates Collagen Production: The micro-injuries created by microneedling trigger
    the body’s natural healing response, which stimulates the production of collagen and
    elastin. These proteins are essential for maintaining the skin’s firmness and elasticity,
    and their production decreases with age, leading to wrinkles and sagging skin.
  • Improves Skin Texture and Tone: Microneedling can help to reduce the appearance
    of fine lines, wrinkles, and acne scars. By stimulating collagen production, the skin
    becomes firmer and smoother, giving it a more youthful appearance. It can also help
    to even out skin tone and reduce hyperpigmentation.
  • Enhances Product Absorption: Microneedling creates tiny channels in the skin, which
    allows topical products to penetrate deeper and more effectively. This means that
    serums, moisturizers, and other skincare products can work more efficiently to
    improve the skin’s texture, tone, and overall appearance.
  • Non-Invasive: Unlike other cosmetic procedures, such as laser treatments or
    chemical peels, microneedling is minimally invasive and does not require any
    downtime. Patients may experience some redness or mild swelling immediately
    following the procedure, but this typically resolves within a few hours to a few days.
  • Safe for All Skin Types: Microneedling is safe for all skin types and can be
    customized to each patient’s individual needs. The depth of the needles can be
    adjusted to target specific concerns, and the procedure can be performed on virtually
    any part of the body.

Overall, microneedling is a safe and effective procedure that can provide a range of benefits
for those looking to improve the appearance of their skin. However, it’s important to discuss
the procedure with a qualified healthcare provider or skincare professional to determine if it’s
the right option for you.

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