Micro-needling involves using tiny needles to create microscopic injuries and invisible puncture holes in the top layer of the skin, which stimulates the body’s natural healing process resulting in increased collagen and elastin production. This process works to tighten, lift and rejuvenate to skin.
It’s effective in:
Compared to other skin rejuvenation treatments, MDerma is safe on any skin type, has short treatment time, minimal discomfort and virtually no downtime.
Depending on the area being treated and the aggressiveness of treatment, there can be some slight discomfort during the procedure. A topical anaesthetic can be applied 15-20 minutes prior to treatment to help alleviate discomfort.
Redness, or erythema of the skin can appear, as well as pinpoint bleeding. The severity of erythema depends on how aggressive the treatment was performed and individual skin type. Minimal swelling may occur and be more noticeable on the second day.
The benefits of MDerma can be seen after just one treatment. It is recommended that 3 – 5 treatments, spaced between 1 – 3 weeks apart are performed for maximum results. In treatments where are more aggressive treatment schedule is needed, such as acne scar revision, a greater number of treatments may be necessary for maximum results.