Tiny needles painlessly penetrate various depths of the skin to break up pigment, repair elastin fibers and create collagen, which when rising to the skin’s surface, fills in enlarged pores and inconsistencies all while lifting and tightening.
A topical numbing cream is applied before treatment for half an hour before the treatment. Some clients experience zero discomfort while others report a minimal stinging sensation. The treatment takes between 30-45 minutes.
Redness can occur for up to 48 hours with a pink or flushed color in the days following. Some rough texture or flaking can occur. Total downtime can be up to a week.
In the beginning we recommend one treatment a month for at least four months. Banking collagen improves results for acne scarring and pore size making them longer lasting. Maintenance treatments may be require every three months after that.
Exfoliating treatments must be avoided for at least two weeks before. Discontinue retinol use for three days prior. Not recommended for clients with active acne or who are prone to hyperpigmentation.
Avoid cleansing with hot water. No workouts for 24 hours. Makeup should not be worn during the healing process. Suncreen all day! Want to boost your results? Book a Jet Peel facial the week after and nourish those baby cells on their way up to the surface of the skin!
Plasma - Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) is the most nutritious and healing substance your body produces! When deposited into the channels created by Microneedling, it rapidly stimulates collagen and repairs elastin fibers, improving the rejuvenating results of the MdPen as well as providing an extra lifting and tightening eﬀect.