Microneedling and PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma)
Microneedling is a technique that allows multiple needles to penetrate the surface of the skin to encourage new collagen formation to rejuvenate the skin to look and feel younger. There are 3 types of Microneedling superficial that can be done at home on a daily basis. Medium depth usually done by dermatologist or other healthcare professionals, under local anesthetic cream, and may be repeated a few times.
Deep microneedling is the most effective method of rejuvenation of the face, it tightens, improves wrinkles and adds vitality to the skin. It is performed under either local injectable anesthesia or general anesthesia. One session is usually all that is necessary. It can be combined with other procedures.
PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) is extracted from the patients blood, processed, and activated before injecting into desirable areas of the face. It releases growth factors that stimulate collagen formation, tighten skin, reduce wrinkles and discoloration, and improve acne scars.
Microneedling and PRP, are complimentary, and when combined produce optimum results.