Microneedling is a revolutionary cosmetic procedure that helps in renewing and rejuvenating the skin in a natural way. This advanced procedure offers a more natural and milder alternative to other skin resurfacing techniques. The results are brighter and more youthful looking skin. The procedure enhances the skin’s ability to produce elastin and collagen, which helps the skin rejuvenate from the inside out.
Microneedling goes a long way in reducing the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, acne scars, sun spots, and other skin aberrations in an effective and safe manner. The treatment also increases penetration effects of topical skin rejuvenation products for a more youthful and dazzling skin.
Facial plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian provides microneedling for skin rejuvenation to patients in Glendale, Pasadena, Burbank, Greater Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, CA, and surrounding communities.
Candidates for Microneedling
Microneedling may be an ideal treatment for people with the following traits:
- Individuals seeking smoother, firmer, and more toned skin through laser free and non-ablative procedures
- People with multiple skin issues, such as acne scars, uneven skin tone, and enlarged pores
- People looking to reduce the visible signs of aging through procedures that don’t involve injections
- People with darker skin tones that don’t qualify for laser skin treatments
- People with a preference for skin treatments that prompt improvement from within rather than at the superficial level
Key Insights to Microneedling
Microneedling or Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT) is an FDA-approved procedure for mitigating common signs of aging and other skin related conditions. The procedure prompts skin rejuvenation and renewal from within by helping the patient attain thicker and more youthful skin. The treatment helps in reducing acne scars, wrinkles, and stretch marks.
The procedure doesn’t involve incisions, injections, or any downtime. It is mostly performed for rejuvenating the face, but can be effectively carried out on any part of the body. Microneedling is safe for all skin types and tones.
Issues Targeted by Microneedling
Microneedling can effectively target the following facial skin conditions:
- Sun spots
- Acne scars
- Enlarged pores
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Other scar types
- Irregular skin tone
- Coarse skin texture
- Loss of skin elasticity
Microneedling can also be used for addressing stretch marks in the body in addition to treating issues of the facial skin. In one study, the procedure effectively reduced stretch mark appearance on the thighs and abdomen when used in conjunction with dermal fillers. Microneedling can also be used for treating scars on body parts, especially the face.
Quick Procedure with Minimal Discomfort
The procedure is quick and does not involve any downtime. You can attain all your aesthetic goals with minimal discomfort during the procedure. Your skin will feel taut and look reddish. However, the rough and warm texture usually disappears within 3 to 7 days.
Your treatment provider will also apply a topical hydrating agent before the procedure to ensure that you are comfortable and don’t experience any pain. Cosmetic surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian receives patients from Glendale, Pasadena, Burbank, Greater Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, CA, and nearby areas for microneedling skin enhancement procedure.
Contact Us For a Consultation with Southern California Facial Plastic and Reconstructive surgeon Dr. Eric Yavrouian
For more information about treatments and procedures by Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon, Dr. Eric J. Yavrouian, serving patients in and around Glendale, Pasadena, Burbank and the Greater Los Angeles, CA area call 818-241-2150 or click here to contact him for a consultation.