Microneedling- Who Should Get It And Who Shouldn’t?

Microneedling is a cosmetic procedure to improve skin tone and help you look younger. This procedure involves using tiny sterilized needles to prick the skin and cause minor wounds. This increases collagen and elastin production while keeping the skin smooth and firm. This procedure is often known by its other name, collagen induction therapy.

With the advancement of technology and treatment options, professional skin care experts are using DP4 microneedling tools to deliver better and long-lasting results to their clients. If you also want microneedling, you can consult your healthcare provider about this device and its results.

This blog describes who can consider microneedling and who should not. In addition, we will discuss what will happen after the procedure and what you can expect from it. 

Who Can Consider Microneedling?

If you have the following concerns, you may get this procedure done.

  • Wrinkles.
  • Enlarged pores.
  • Fine lines.
  • Loose skin.
  • Acne scars.
  • Scars from a burn.
  • Skin discoloration.
  • Uneven skin tone.

In addition to managing these beauty concerns, people with the following medical conditions may also consider microneedling.

  • Excessive sweating.
  • Hair loss.

But it all depends on your condition whether you are a suitable candidate for this procedure or not. It’s best to see a professional skin care expert and know whether it’s good to undergo this procedure or not. 

Who Should Not Consider Microneedling?

If you have any of the following-listed problems, it’s advisable to consult your healthcare provider. 

  • Acne or taking medication to treat acne.
  • Skin rashes due to contact dermatitis.
  • Cold sores.
  • Cancer or getting chemotherapy.
  • Moles or skin tags that can result in bleeding.
  • Psoriasis, eczema, or other similar skin conditions.
  • Blood disorders.

You can discuss your skin problems with professional skin care experts and know whether DP4 microneedling is right for you. He can provide the best possible guidance to you.

And if you are an ideal candidate for this procedure, you may want to know what happens after it and what results you can expect.

What Happens After This Procedure?

As it’s an outpatient procedure, a person can go home the same day. They can experience some redness or swelling in their skin. These symptoms will continue to last for 5-7 days. Applying an ice pack could prove beneficial and help relieve skin irritation and discomfort. 

Also, it’s advisable to avoid applying makeup and going out in the sun for at least a day (or till the time skin heals properly) after this procedure.

What To Expect?

A person may notice a burning sensation or tightness in the skin for a few days and weeks. Some people even experience dry and flaky skin that can be improved with regular application of moisturizer.

Some people need multiple sessions to experience the desired results. There should be a minimum gap between two sessions of 3-8 weeks. It may take up to three or more months to notice the overall results. Depending on the skin condition, one procedure may also be required for maintenance annually.

Whatever skin condition you have, if you are interested in getting a DP4 microneedling procedure done by professional skin care experts, don’t look further. Dial : +1-305-552-0550 and Schedule your appointment today.