Collagen induction therapy, also known as Microneedling, dermarolling or skin needling, is a procedure that involves repeatedly puncturing the skin with fine needles to trigger the body's natural healing response, boost collagen production, improve texture and reduce fine lines and scarring.
Does it hurt?
Although it sounds scary, it is painless. Topical anaesthetic is applied to the skin beforehand so whilst you may feel pressure, you will not feel any pain.
How long does it take?
What is the downtime?
Mild redness and swelling is common post procedure. This can last a few days.
How many treatments should I have?
This depends on the skin concern. During your consultation with our clinician we will talk through you treatment options and advise you on how many you require for your skin concern.
Most people require 3-6 sessions
How long do results last?
What are the contraindications?
Coldsores - please wait 6 weeks following your cold sore episode