Microneedling stimulates collagen and elastin production, which helps improve skin texture, reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, minimize acne scars, and even out skin tone for a more youthful and radiant complexion.
Yes, microneedling is a safe procedure when performed by a trained and experienced skincare professional. At Illume Aesthetics, our team ensures that proper hygiene and safety protocols are followed for your peace of mind.
Results from microneedling can vary from person to person. Some individuals notice improvements in their skin's appearance soon after the first session, while others may see more noticeable changes over a period of several weeks as collagen remodeling takes place.
A microneedling session typically takes around 30 to 60 minutes, depending on the treatment area and the extent of the procedure.
Yes, microneedling can be combined with other treatments such as PRP (platelet-rich plasma) therapy or serums to further enhance the results and address specific skincare concerns. Your skincare professional at Illume Aesthetics can recommend suitable combinations.
Following a microneedling treatment, you may experience some mild redness and slight sensitivity, similar to a sunburn. However, these effects usually subside within a day or two, and you can resume your normal activities.
The number of sessions required depends on your specific skin concerns and goals. Typically, a series of treatments spaced several weeks apart is recommended for optimal results.
The sensation during microneedling can vary from person to person. At Illume Aesthetics, we prioritize your comfort and use topical numbing agents to minimize any potential discomfort.
Microneedling is commonly performed on the face, but it can also be used on other areas of the body such as the neck, décolletage, hands, and even stretch marks on the body.