All of us would like to have flawless skin but it is a distant dream for many people. Constant exposure to the sun and years of acne scars can lead the skin to become thick and leathery. However all of these things can be changed with the help of a procedure known as skin needling in Brisbane.
What you need to know about skin needling in Brisbane
Skin needling is a procedure which is also known as microdermabrasion therapy. It is a minimally invasive and non surgical procedure which is used for facial rejuvenation. It comprises of a micro needling device which creates controlled skin injuries around the skin.
Some famous skin needling devices are derma roller or derma pens. They make use of fine micro needles which are of different diameter and length and a made from a variety of materials like silicon, glass and polymers. All of these needles are around 3 millimeters in length but some needles which are 0.5 mm in length are also used in order to minimize the bleeding and ensure rapid recovery.
When carried out by a professional dermatologist skin needling is one of the safest procedures. It also causes minimal damage to the skin.
A series of little punctures are made into the skin with the help of a fine needle. This creates a micro injury which then spontaneously closes after 10 minutes or so to create an intact epidermal barrier. These injuries can cause the collagen to be secreted from the small blood vessels which can create an inflammation which release is platelets in the form of alpha and beta growth factors. This can lead to the over production of elastin and new collagen. In turn all of these can help reduce the scars and improve the skin texture and increase the hydration in the skin.
How is skin needling useful?
Needling is helpful for reducing the stars which are caused by acne or surgery or burns. It can also help get rid of stretch marks and reduce the fine lines and the rings on the face also use for treating melasma and tightening sagging skin.
There are several advantages of skin needling. With the help of these needles you can minimize the appearance of scars and it is useful for facial rejuvenation and in turn can help get rid of wrinkles and also improve the skin. Skin which is severely pigmented can benefit with a few micro needling sessions.
Micro needling can also be carried on thin and sensitive skin. It is an in office procedure and does not require the use of expensive instruments it is a procedure which is generally well tolerated and accepted by most patients. Since it is cost effective it can be done on areas which are not suitable for laser or peeling. Also patients resume daily activities within a few hours it all depends upon the depth of the penetration of the needles.
Make sure that you visit Gold Coast’s skin needling experts to know more about the skin needling procedure in Brisbane.