Your Results Matter.
Microneedling with SkinPen® helps you fight the aging process.
Microneedling is trending, and for good reason. Everyone is falling in love with the results! It’s safe, minimally invasive with little to no downtime, and helps improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and scars. The outcome is beautiful, youthful looking skin.
Microneedling, also known as collagen induction therapy, is a minimally invasive skin rejuvenation procedure that helps minimize the signs of aging, improve the appearance of acne scars and rejuvenate aging skin.
The SkinPen microneedling device causes controlled micro-injuries that stimulate the body’s natural wound healing process.
The micro-injuries trigger the release of cytokines and growth factors that lead to remodeling of collagen and elastin.
There are three phases to the healing & repair process:
- Phase I: Inflammation. Piercing the skin triggers your immune system to
disinfect the injuries, remove debris, increase blood flow and begin to create new
- Phase II: Proliferation. The skin is re-built with new granulation cells, as well as
a temporary (type III) collagen and elastin, which are part of the extracellular
matrix. Additionally, a new network of blood vessels develops.
- Phase III: Remodeling. The skin has been replaced with new dermal tissues
and blood vessels. The type III collagen in the newly formed tissue is replaced
with stronger type I collagen, which can contract to create a tightening or “shrink
wrap” effect on the skin.