What is Dermal Micro-Needling with PRP?
Micro-Needling is a great innovation in aesthetics for treating the appearance of fine lines, acne scars, and improvement of the skin’s overall appearance. This a very affordable method for improving the integrity of the skin. This treatment helps with skin tightening and reduction of wrinkles. There are many men and women throughout Tampa Bay looking into how to reduce wrinkles, improve skin’s appearance and reduce the signs of aging.
Dermal Micro-needling is a new technique with great success for wrinkle removal, wrinkle reduction, and skin tightening.
During this procedure, the sterile dermal roller with hundreds of tiny needles is used to create controlled micro-injuries to the skin in order to produce collagen and elastin. The skin’s repair process results in improvement of the appearance of softer wrinkles.
The abbreviation called PRP is (platelet rich plasma) works by utilizing your own natural platelets to encourage the body to create new collagen for more taunt and nicer texture & toned skin. Utilized in various ways, the platelet solutions can be introduced with tiny injections or by using micro needling roller or as a topical addition to resurfacing. The dermal needle roller can also be gently used with small needles around eyes and mouth to improve fine lines.
After needing applying Vitamin C serum absorbs better into the skin. It is great for the appearance of hyperpigmentation, stretch marks, large scars, acne scars and even hypo-pigmentation issues.
What Are The Benefits To Dermal micro Needling?
The benefits of dermal micro-needling are a reduction of fine lines,and wrinkles, giving the appearance of younger-looking skin.
It may also has a positive effect on the appearance of hyper-pigmentation, hypo-pigmentation, acne scars, traumatic scars, stretch marks and generally, creates a fresher appearance or glow to the skin.
What areas of the body can be treated?
Sterile Dermal Needle Roller can be used on all parts of the body, including the: face, neck, décolleté, arms, hands, legs, abdomen and back.
How is the procedure done?
The skin before is lightly numbered with an over the counter topical lidocaine for 10-15 minutes.
A sterile dermal roller with around 100 points is lightly rolled over the skin.
A thin layer of hyaluronic acid is applied to the skin to provide appropriate glide of the roller.
Then, skin is cleaned and for best results just keep the skin clean and clear of any products. The skin will heal very quickly and improvement witll be seen for the next month.
Why platelets rejuvenate skin?
Platelets are the cells in the blood that help tissue to heal and grow new cells. The dermal needling injected into specific areas of the skin, act as a matrix that promotes your own collagen to grow, regenerates tissue, and thus acts as to naturally smooth and tighten the skin. Dermal needling softens wrinkles and creates a smoother skin texture.
Dermal needling combined with peels gives a very affordable improvement combined with facials.
What does it feel like?
The feeling is similar to light sandpaper being moved across the skin.
How long does the procedure take?
The procedure usually takes about 30 minutes depending on the size of the area treated.
What is the after effect?
After the treatment you will notice a bright redness to the skin similar to a sunburn.
The total healing time depends on the number of overlapping passes performed. On average, patients are red up to 3 to 5 days. Many patients heal completely in as little as 24 hours.
Will I see the results?
Patients notice an immediate “glow” to their skin. Visible changes to the skin develop over the course of several days and weeks. Results can continue to improve up to 6 months after a treatment as collagen production continues.
How many treatments will I need to do?
Some patients only require a single treatment once per year to achieve optimal results. However, it is recommended for most patients to receive a series of treatments spaced about 4-6 weeks apart.
For patients with deep wrinkles, advanced photo-aging, stretch marks or acne scars it is recommended to receive 6-8 sessions at 4-6-week interval