Microneedling San Diego
Damanged skin can heal itself but not perfectly well which causes scarring. Also, as we age, wrinkles and facial lines can appear as a natural part of the aging process. Appearance of wrinkles and scars might take away one’s confidence and cause frustration. Fortunately, there are non-invasive treatments to help you overcome skin scarring and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Microneedling in San Diego, CA, can help you rejuvenate your skin and regain youthfulness.
This treatment is non-surgical with little to no downtime or side effects. At The Laser Cafe Medical Spa, our professionals can help you enhance your skin appearance through Microneedling and other treatments we offer. You will notice dramatic changes in your skin tone and texture.
What is Microneedling?
Microneedling is an FDA-approved treatment that boosts skin’s production of elastin and collagen. Collagen is a naturally-produced protein that aids the skin to stay toned and supple, and adequate amount of collagen makes the skin glow. Elastin, on the other hand, is a protein that helps with the skin’s elasticity and flexibility. Therefore, through Microneedling you can maintain plump, youthfulness and glowing skin since this treatment stimulates for collagen and elastin.
Many of our patients take advantage of Microneedling for the following reasons: *
- Improving acne scars
- Diminishing the appearance of age spots
- Reducing fine lines and wrinkles
- Getting rid of large pores
- Evening the skin tone and texture
Additionally, Microneedling in San Diego is a quick treatment with minimal to no downtime.
What are the differences between Microneedling and Chemical Peel?
Microneedling and Chemical Peel treatments are non-invasive with little to no downtime or side effects. Both treatments have different levels of depth depending on the patient and the treatment areas. The benefits of Chemical Peels and Microneedling in San Diego are numerous, such as improving skin tone, acne scars, fine lines or wrinkles, etc. However, they differ in their procedures. Microneedling uses a handheld device to create microscopic dermal punctures, while Chemical Peels use active ingredients with different forumals. Additionally, both treatments stimulate the production of collagens and elastin with rapid skin turnover. At The Laser Cafe Medical Spa, we offer both treatments. During your consultation, our experienced estheticians will help you determine which treatment works best for you. They may recommend a combination of treatments for better and long-lasting results.
What is the treatment with Microneedling like in San Diego?
Prior to your treatment, we will conduct a consultation to develop a treatment plan that works best for you. Our professionals will assess your needs and recommend appropriate treatments to deliver optimal results.
On the day of your treatment, we will use a device that creates miniscule needle puncture in the surface of the skin. The frequency, depth, spacing and the pattern depend on the treated areas and your skin type. We will also apply topical anesthetic cream to minimize any discomfort you may experience. Therefore, Microneedling in San Diego is relatively pain-free. Additionally, the time of the treatment may vary among patients; however, they usually take anywhere from 15 to 30 minutes.
What are results of Microneedling in San Diego? *
Microneedling is a safe and effective treatment with almost immediate results. However, most patients notice the results once the side effects subside. To maintain a long-lasting result, it is recommended to repeat the treatment every 4 to 6 weeks and receive touch-ups over the next 6 to 12 months. With proper skin-care, you will notice long-lasting results. However, the retreatments are dependent on the patient and the treated areas since no two patients are the same. Therefore, it is important that you follow up with your provider after receiving your treatment.
Moreover, the side effects of Microneedling is minimal but may include redness, swelling, bruising, or bleeding. These side effects usually get resolved within a few hours to days following the treatment. You should postpone your treatment if you are pregnant, have certain skin diseases, open wounds or gotten radiation therapy recently. At our San Diego med spa, we make sure that our patients receive natural-looking results to achieve their aesthetic goals.
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Microneedling is a non-surgical and effective treatment that helps our patients rejuvenate their skin and maintain the radiance. Through this treatment, the surface of the skin is stimulated and renewed. If you have tried different ways to get rid of acne scars, wrinkles and fine lines, you should consider Microneedling in San Diego.
At The Laser Cafe Medical Spa, you can take advantage of Microneedling with minimal to no downtime. Call us today to book an appointment for a consultation. Our professionals will help you achieve your aesthetic goals and regain your confidence.
*Disclaimer: Results for each patient will vary. Please remember that the information provided will not guarantee your eligibility for treatment. Consultation and medical examination must be completed before approval.