Spring is in full swing and it’s time to shed the dull, dry skin left behind from winter and reveal a brighter, glowing complexion! Give your skin the glow up it deserves with a microneedling treatment. This buzz worthy cosmetic treatment involves using a device that punctures the skin with tiny needles. This technique has gained popularity in recent years due to its ability to rejuvenate the skin and provide many benefits to those seeking to improve the appearance of their skin. Read on to find out how it works!
What is Microneedling?
Microneedling, also known as collagen induction therapy, is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure that involves using a device with tiny needles to puncture the skin. The needles penetrate the top layer of the skin, creating microchannels that trigger the body’s natural healing process. This process stimulates the production of collagen and elastin, which are essential components of healthy skin. The result is smoother, firmer, and more youthful-looking skin.
How does Microneedling work?
The microneedling device is rolled over the skin, creating tiny punctures that penetrate the epidermis and dermis. This process triggers the body’s natural healing response, which includes the production of new collagen and elastin. Collagen is a protein that provides structure to the skin, while elastin is responsible for the skin’s elasticity. As we age, our bodies produce less collagen and elastin, leading to wrinkles, fine lines, and sagging skin. Microneedling stimulates the production of these essential proteins, resulting in firmer, more youthful-looking skin.
What’s the buzz about?
1. Improves Skin Texture and Tone
Microneedling can help improve the texture and tone of the skin by reducing the appearance of acne scars, stretch marks, and hyperpigmentation. The tiny punctures created by the needles stimulate the body’s natural healing process, which can help to even out skin tone and reduce the appearance of blemishes. The treatment can also stimulate the production of collagen and elastin, resulting in smoother, firmer skin.
2. Reduces Fine Lines and Wrinkles
Microneedling can help reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by stimulating the production of collagen and elastin. As we age, our bodies produce less of these essential proteins, leading to sagging skin and wrinkles. Microneedling can help to reverse these signs of aging by encouraging the production of new collagen and elastin, resulting in smoother, firmer skin.
3. Boosts Product Absorption
Microneedling can also boost the absorption of skincare products by creating tiny channels in the skin. These channels allow skincare products to penetrate deeper into the skin, where they can be more effective. This means that you can get more out of your skincare products and see better results from your daily skincare routine.
If you’re ready to give microneedling a try or any of our other services, then contact us here at Gruene House Med Spa! Right now we have several other services on special too: AviClear package of 3 for $3000, CoolTone package of 6 for $999, and Sculptra package of 4 for $2400. Specials good through May 31, 2023. Our expert staff will be happy to assist you. We have two convenient locations in New Braunfels and San Antonio to serve you. Call us at 830-312-4466 (New Braunfels) or 210-255-1400 (San Antonio).