Who Is a Good Candidate for Microneedling?

Do you wish there was a quick and easy way to refresh your skin’s appearance? Maybe you would also like to deal with some skin concerns like uneven tone, uneven texture, acne scarring, fine lines, or wrinkles. If so, you should have a look at microneedling! It is an excellent treatment option for those who want beautiful, radiant skin without surgery. Here at Burt and Will Plastic Surgery and Dermatology in Burr Ridge, IL, we can help!

Who Is a Good Candidate for Microneedling?

If you are a person who wishes to boost the look of your skin and deal with some additional skin concerns at the same time, it is likely that this is a great treatment for you to consider. It is highly effective on all skin tones and types and requires no downtime and can deliver loads of benefits to your skin! It is also a good option for anyone who wants their skin to look younger.

The Amazing Benefits of Treatment

Smaller Pores

Enlarged pores can make skin appear uneven, dull, and tired. They are usually the result of dirt and other residue trapped deep in the pores but this treatment can help! After this treatment, most people notice that their pores are significantly smaller and less visible than they were prior to treatment.

More Even Skin Tone & Texture

Do you have excessive redness or otherwise uneven skin tone? If so, this treatment can help even out the tone of the skin and give you a beautiful complexion in as little as a single treatment session. It can also smooth away any uneven bumpy or rough texture on the surface of the skin giving you lovely, smooth skin!

Diminished Fine Lines & Wrinkles

A huge reason that a lot of people have this treatment is to help fade fine lines and wrinkles. This treatment can help fade away mild to moderate fine lines and wrinkles and in some cases, erase them from the surface of the skin completely. Wrinkles and fine lines that are deeper and more severe can be drastically diminished as well but more treatment sessions may be needed to achieve the results you want.

Collagen Boost

Because of the way this treatment works, it promotes the skin to naturally produce more collagen which is responsible for keeping the skin looking younger longer. This will even help the skin look and feel younger over time!

Younger-Looking Skin

If you’ve noticed fine lines, wrinkles, or a lack of skin elasticity, this treatment can help with that too! Your skin will be plumper and firmer following your treatment session. You will also notice that skin is brighter and overall more youthful in appearance.

Fades Sun Damage & Acne Scarring

If you have scarring from past acne, this treatment can help fade the look of that scarring. It can even help even out any damage on the surface of the skin that was a result of sun exposure. This will help the skin look more vibrant and even.

Revives Dull Skin

Dull skin can be an issue for many people and sometimes it can be really difficult to deal with using other methods. This treatment, however, can successfully revive dull skin, restoring that youthful glow.

Overall Healthier-Looking Skin

Glowing skin is healthier-looking skin and that is what this treatment is going to help you achieve. While it deals with a number of common skin concerns, it is also going to make skin look and feel refreshed.

Commonly Asked Questions

1. Does It Hurt?

No, this treatment uses very fine needles that penetrate only so deep into the skin and are so sharp that they do not cause pain. Most people compare this treatment to a massage of sorts. Our experts will also be there to make sure that you do not experience any discomfort throughout the process. You do not have to be concerned about any pain.

2. Is This a Safe Treatment Option?

Certainly! This treatment was created to promote deep healing of the skin and is not an option that is unsafe. It simply promotes collagen production, the growth of new skin tissue, and healing. There are no risks to your safety or to the safety of your skin.

3. Can’t I Just Do This Myself at Home?

Doing this the DIY route is an option but it is unwise to try to do this on your own for a number of reasons. Firstly, you could end up causing yourself pain and secondly, you could actually do lasting damage to your skin. Our experts are highly skilled at exactly how to perform this treatment so that it is painless, improves the skin, and causes no damages.

Trying this on your own could result in a number of bad scenarios. If you want what is best for you and your skin, it is a good idea to leave this treatment and others like it to the professionals who know what they are doing.

4. Is This Only for Women?

Absolutely not! This treatment is for any person who wants to refresh the look and feel of their skin. It is also a great option for anyone who wants younger, healthier-looking skin. Those who want to fade fine lines, wrinkles, acne scarring, and sun damage have also found this to be a great option. This treatment can offer benefits for most people so both men and women can enjoy it!

5. How Long Will My Treatment Session Take?

From beginning to end, this treatment should take no more than about 30 minutes. However, that time may vary but not by too much. This treatment option is one that does not take a long time and offers a lot of benefits which is just one more reason why it is becoming so much more popular.

6. Can It Cause Lasting Damage to My Skin?

Absolutely not! This treatment has been designed and perfected to enhance the appearance of the skin by promoting healing from within, the production of collagen, and the growth of fresh, new skin tissue. It is not going to cause any damage to your skin at all. Your skin is going to look better than ever!

7. Does This Really Work?

Yes, there is a science to back up that this treatment process does work. Also, if you are still skeptical and believe this to be just another “fad”, take a look at some before and after pictures so you can get a better feel for just how many benefits this treatment can offer the skin! There are a ton of people out there who have experienced these benefits and couldn’t be happier with their results.

8. Is There Downtime?

Nope! As soon as your treatment session has ended and you have no more questions for our staff, you are free to go on about your day as you always do! You do not have to be worried about any pain or downtime as a result of this treatment option. Just 30 minutes or so and you are out the door and on your way.

9. How Long Will It Take Before I Will See My Results?

This may vary for each person depending on age a number of other variables. However, most people will begin to see their results in the week following their treatment session. Some people may see their results sooner than that but it is likely that you will not see the full results of your treatment session for about 2 weeks.

This is because this treatment promotes skin to look and feel better from the inside and that fresh, new skin tissue will take a little bit of time to rise to the surface. The collagen boost that this treatment provides will also help skin look better over time as well.

Completely Revive Your Skin Today Without Any Downtime

Do you want to revive the appearance of your skin and also deal with some skin concerns along the way? If so, microneedling is a great option for you to take a look at. The treatment itself does not take a long time, there is no pain or downtime and it can give you gorgeous, glowing skin! If you are ready to have your skin dreams become a reality, come see us today at Will Plastic Surgery and Dermatology in Burr Ridge, IL!

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