Collagen Induction Therapy
What is it?
Micro-needling also know as Collagen Induction Therapy, Dermaroller, Skin-needling, is a safe renewal technique to restore the healthy appearance of your skin by stimulating the production of collagen.
Indications for micro-needling
Micro-needling helps combats the appearance of:
Ageing skin, fine lines & wrinkles
Scars- acne, chicken pox, surgical.
Uneven skin tone
How does it work?
Micro-needling allows controlled induction of the skin by creating micro-injuries which trigger new collagen synthesis to regenerate and thicken the skin, yet does not pose the risk of permanent scarring.
The concept of skin needling is based on the skin’s wound healing response to repair whenever it encounters physical damage such as cuts, burns and other abrasions.
Frequently asked questions
1. How painful is it?
Many people concern about the pain during a treatment, and they are relieved to find out that derma roller is mild painful. Users experience mild pricking sensations at most. They can also apply numbing cream if they have sensitive skin.
2. Am I Going to Bleed During a Dermal Roller Treatment?
After learning about the effectiveness people are generally curious to find out the frequency of usage. If you choose to roll everyday you can only use a 0.25 mm roller while it is generally advised that you take a break for day or two after the treatment.
3. How Often Can I Treat My Skin?
Typically there’s no downtime needed. However, plan on having a red face for 12 to 48 hours afterwards. You can return to your normal daily routine immediately afterwards though. Simply apply a breathable camouflage to seal your skin and cover its redness.