Skin Micro-NeedlingProfessional micro-needling therapy, performed by Dr Botha, is a minimally invasive procedure for skin rejuvenation.
- Fine lines and wrinkles.
- Loose or lax skin.
- Skin texture and large pores.
- Stretch marks.
- Mild to moderate acne scarring
(old and new scars).
What is Skin Micro-Needling
Micro-needling or collagen induction therapy is a minimally invasive procedure for skin rejuvenation. A micro-needling device with fine needles is used to create a controlled skin injury.
The controlled injury causes the body to react by producing collagen and new capillaries. This will then assist to improve skin texture, firmness and hydration. **
** Research & Journals
Microneedling: Advances and widening horizons
US National Library of Medicine
Microneedling and its applications in dermatology
International Journal of Aesthetic and Anti-Ageing Medicine
Before the treatment a numbing cream is applied to minimize discomfort during the treatment which can take up to an hour per session * depending on the area needing to be treated. After the treatment there may be dryness, redness and swelling which can last a couple of days after the session.
The number of treatments needed vary from patient to patient and depend on each individual’s skin condition or ailment.
Micro-needling can assist to improve skin texture and I have found that it also aids to reduce the appearance of wrinkles.* You may decide to repeat the treatment every 4-6 weeks. In my practice working with patients, I have found the treatment to be safe for all skin types . Results and expectations can be discussed during your first appointment.
* Results of the treatments I perform do vary from person to person. I do NOT guarantee results or that results may be achievable for everyone. I will discuss your expectations, outcomes and risks (if any) during your consultation. Please refer to my Full Disclaimer for more information.
Make an Appointment
If you are interested in undergoing a Skin Micro-Needling procedure then please call the rooms now on 011 616 4040 and make an appointment. The staff will fit you in at your soonest convenience.
78 Van Der Linde Road,
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