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What Are the Surprising Facts to Know About Microneedling?

Microneedling, also known as skin needling and collagen induction therapy, is a treatment that will assist in removing or minimizing scars from the skin. Further, it helps diminish or reduce wrinkles, shrink pores, tighten and rejuvenate aging skin. There are many microneedling devices out there from one that looks like a paint roller you can buy over the counter to the SkinPen which is a Health Canada approved device only a medical professional can offer. The difference is the varying depth the needles can penetrate your skin as well as the quality, science, knowledge and education of your provider. Since microneedling is gaining popularity and continues to stay a hot trend, we would like to mention some interesting facts that you might be surprised to learn.

5 Interesting facts To Know About Microneedling

Skin problems such as stretch marks and hyperpigmentation can be drastically minimized with the help of microneedling. Read further to learn some facts.

1. Microneedling has been In the Industry for More Than 2 Decades

If you think that microneedling was just introduced into the market? Then you need to think again. According to the reports, it was introduced by Dr. Desmond Fernandes in Philadelphia in 1995. He treated wrinkles and scars with hypodermic needles. Over time, with science and technology, the procedure has drastically improved for safe superior treatments.

2. Microneedling Is Effective for All Skin Types

No matter if your skin is dark, light, dry, or oily, microneedling can be performed on your skin. Whether you want skin tightening, reducing pore size, or lessening skin discoloration, everything can be done irrespective of skin tone and texture.

3. Skin Needling Can Be Performed on Other Parts of Your Body

Skinpen can be used on any part of the body that you might have a concern with. For instance, you had plastic surgery which turned out beautiful except the scars didn’t heal nicely, microneedling can help. Or you just had a baby or lost weight too fast causing stretch marks, microneedling can help. Of course, the face is the most common place people want microneedling to either treat acne scars, fine lines and wrinkles, brown spots, melasma and/or to shrink pore size. The sky is the limit so reach out if you have a concern and we can discuss whether this treatment can help.

5. Microneedling Is a Painless Procedure

The mention of the word “needle” in microneedling can be scary for many individuals. Countless will avoid the procedure just because of that word. But by applying numbing cream for 15 minutes before hand there is little to zero discomfort. Further, SkinPens vibrating mechanism makes it easier to tolerate.

Schedule An Appointment for Microneedling Today!

These are some of the interesting facts you should know about microneedling. If you are searching for a registered and trusted nurse, you can rely on us at Rejuvenate with Nadine. We offer services such as hair restoration with PRP, Botox, Evangeline Filler, and many others. Reach out to us to find out more about our services.

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