Stuff in the ‘microneedling’ Category

microneedling stretch marks

Why Microneedling Stretch Marks Works

Depending on the source, stretch marks are said to affect 50% to 80% of the world’s population. That’s a lot of people. And although stretch marks are not painful or harmful, they can be unsightly, frequently evoking anxiety in those suffering from them; women, men, young and old, anyone can get stretch marks, especially those […]Read More…

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Microneedling Results You Should Expect to See

Thanks in large part to the fact that it’s a minimally invasive therapeutic procedure that is safe for all skin types and tones, microneedling has surged in popularity over the past few years. Not only is it capable of rendering relatively quick results with little downtime and few side effects, microneedling is less expensive than […]Read More…

How Much Does Microneedling Hurt?

Microneedling is one of the MedSpa services we offer here at The Institute of Natural Health (INHSTL). And because patients often have many questions about the procedure, we thought we’d take the opportunity to answer one of the biggest ones: how much does microneedling hurt? Contrary to what many might believe, microneedling isn’t very painful […]Read More…

What You Need to Know About Microneedling for Acne

Acne can harm one’s self-esteem and leave deep scarring in the skin that can be permanent. Luckily, a procedure called microneedling can help by boosting the skin’s natural healing process and breaking up deep acne scar tissue. Microneedling can improve skin texture and appearance, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, and improve the […]Read More…

microneedling for acne

Does Microneedling Work for Acne and Acne Scars?

Microneedling is a type of rejuvenating cosmetic procedure that helps improve the texture and appearance of skin. It has roots in ancient acupuncture techniques that the Chinese used in an effort to stimulate the release and flow of positive energy throughout the body. Today, however, microneedling is used to effectuate healthier and prettier skin as […]Read More…

would microneedling work for me

Would Microneedling Work For Me

Microneedling has gained a lot of attention over the years as a versatile treatment for clients of any skin type. The process of microneedling began years ago and was originally only done under anesthesia.  As with almost everything else, times have changed and fortunately for us so has technology.  Now many med spas out there […]Read More…

microneedling for scars

4 Benefits of Microneedling for Scars

Did you know microneedling dates back over one hundred years? All the way back to 1905 to be exact, microneedling was first used by a dermatologist to help treat acne scars and other scars using needles on a circular stamp. Fast forward to the 1990’s when it came back around. They started implementing the idea […]Read More…

Can microneedling make you look younger?

Can Microneedling Make You Look Younger?

When it comes to age-defying procedures and products, there is a lot of misinformation out there. While plastic surgery may make your skin firmer, it is expensive, invasive, and can be risky. As a result, many people turn to more natural methods to look young, including microneedling. So, what is microneedling? Is it painful? How […]Read More…

Is Microneedling Better Than Botox?

Although on paper both microneedling and Botox are solutions to the ever-present concern of wrinkles and loss of collagen, they are night and day different. Microneedling, often referred to as collagen induction therapy, is a treatment to manually stimulate collagen production within the dermis of your skin. Along with stimulating collagen production, microneedling also helps […]Read More…

chemical peels or microneedling

Chemical Peels or Microneedling- Which is better?

That’s a good question, and one that’s asked often but the answer will always be the same…it depends. Both treatments are incredibly effective and worth their price but it’s almost like asking which is better: an apple or an orange? Chemical peels are great for helping with superficial texture issues, acne, congestion (a.k.a. blackheads or […]Read More…