SKINPEN MICRO-NEEDLING TREATMENTS

FIGHT AGING WITH LESS RECOVERY TIME

Alonso Dermatology is happy to offer SkinPen® micro-needling treatments. Unlike laser resurfacing treatments, micro-needling can offer similar results without the long recovery times or risk of hyper-pigmentation. Useable on all skin types, the Bellus Medical SkinPen® isa greatly versitle tool that has become the standard of micro-needling today.

WHAT IS MICRO-NEEDLING?

Micro-needling is a safe and effective way to fight aging, utilizing your skins own, natural, ability to heal itself. During the healing process, your skin produces collagen and elastin allowing it to thicken the dermis and heal, reducing the appearance of scars and wrinkles significantly. Micro-needling is considered one of the best treatments as it does not cause any destruction of tissue during the process. Healing begins almost immediately and results can be seen much faster than with some other more invasive procedures.

WHO IS A CANDIDATE?

If you’re searching for: A procedure that helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and smooth wrinkles, SkinPen® may be used on all skin types. A safe solution with little recovery time. Results from a minimally-invasive procedure A procedure for ongoing maintenance of healthy skin. If that sounds like you, the search is over.

WHY SKINPEN?

SkinPen® microneedling is minimally invasive and a quick procedure, performed in-office Little recovery downtime makes SkinPen® ideal for a busy lifestyle, and a great place to start for aesthetic procedures. Support of healthy skin. Skinfuse® post-procedure protocol by Bellus Medical, ensures you receive all the right vitamins and minerals to your skin, with none of the wrong ingredients. Results are generated from your own skin’s natural collagen remodeling and elastin. SkinPen® may be used on all skin types. Ideal for assisting in reducing the signs of aging. A versatile, precision design for use on most all parts of the body including face, neck, and décolletage.

RECOVERING FROM THE PROCEDURE

Directly afterward, you can expect to experience effects similar to mild sunburns after the procedure; typically some redness, tenderness and some swelling. Despite that, there is no significant downtime after a SkinPen® procedure. You and Dr. Alonso can go over the proper care regimen to make sure your healing process produces the best results as quickly as possible. As with any procedure your recovery may differ from others, which is why Alonso Dermatology makes sure to give you all the information you need about care during your recovery period.