Therapy for your Skin
Medical Tattooing (Micro needling)
Collagen induction therapy, also known as micro-needling therapy, is a skin rejuvenating therapy for improving numerous undesirable skin conditions.
Collagen is the primary protein found everywhere in the body that is responsible for the structure of the cells of every organ including the skin. This is why manipulating its level of production in the human body can improve and heal so much
Collagen Induction Therapy
Collagen induction therapy (CIT) treatments are used to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and skin blemishes including scars while increase collagen reproduction.
. The procedure involves the use of tiny, almost microscopic, needles that are used to pierce tiny holes in the skin.
Hundreds of microneedles are mounted on a specially designed tool used by our trained and licensed skin specialists. The needles going over the skin, causing tiny puncture wounds as they press against the skin.
The tiny, almost invisible, puncture wounds signal the body that a small injury has occurred in that particular region. This forces the body’s healing agents and mechanisms to go to work in order to repair the damage. These healing agents include collagen and elastin. These two proteins are responsible for producing smooth, plump skin.
Are You a Candidate?
The collagen induction therapy procedure can be conducted on the face and many parts of the body. If you have symptoms of premature aging like fine lines and wrinkles, you are definitely a good candidate. especially people over the age of 30.
Loose or sagging skin is a problem that can occur on many parts of the body. The CIT therapy sessions can help with sagging or loose skin by plumping up the area, which has a tightening effect on the skin. The treatments for loose skin can be performed on the face, shoulders, arms and even the abdomen to some extent.
Then there are the scars so many men and women have to live with. Scarring from acne is a major problem for many young and older adults. There are also many who have permanent scars from illnesses like chickenpox. These are treatable as well, and patients are delighted to see them finally vanish. Scars from old wounds or even surgical scarring can be smoothed out with collagen induction therapy treatments.
It only takes about fifteen minutes to one hour for the entire treatment. However, this can vary depending on how deeply the needles are made to penetrate the skin and how many areas of the body need treatment. The deeper the needles penetrate into the skin, the more impressive the results are.
Unfortunately, getting a facial is commonly seen as something you do only when you want to treat yourself, or as a luxury service whose benefits are reserved for only the rich and famous who can afford it. Let's face it; they can be a bit pricey. But take a moment to consider where your money is spent instead.
Are facials really more expensive in the long run?
A staggering amount of pollution, dirt, grime, and dead skin accumulates on the face. This build up is an unavoidable fact of life. We can do the best we can to keep the skin clean, but it is not always enough. Many advocates compare getting a facial to going to the dentist. We brush our teeth, floss when we remember, and still acknowledge the importance of going to the dentist for a regular deep clean. Keeping up with dentist appointments saves us a lot of money down the road. A root canal is hundreds of dollars more than a regular cleaning. Like our teeth, the skin needs to be evaluated and cleansed by a trained professional every so often to maintain a healthy complexion. An esthetician should be seen as the dentist for our skin.
Getting facials on a regular basis, even once every few months or year, will save you from needless spending in the future.
How can facials save you money?
Makeup and Skincare Products: After receiving a facial, makeup goes on more smoothly and evenly. You may be surprised at how little, if any, is needed. In terms of skincare products, a facial will help make sure you are getting your money’s worth.
Deeply cleanses and exfoliates the face, allowing all your products to fully absorb and do their jobs properly.
Having your skin examined by a professional can also teach you a lot about what products are appropriate for your skin type.
Anti-aging Treatments: Facials are the best anti-aging treatment around. Treating yourself to a facial every so often will decrease your chances of having to dish out money for expensive procedures and injections.
Facials improve the skin’s tone, texture, and elasticity by counteracting the damaging effects of air pollution and sun exposure.
Other Benefits of Facials…
Refreshed and Relaxed Skin: With each facial, a facial massage is often incorporated.
The massage alone works wonders on tired, wrinkled skin. Believe it or not, certain areas of the face need to be massaged in different ways The massage also encourages lymphatic drainage as it flushes out toxins while promoting circulation.
Skin Cell Renewal: One of the most important steps of a facial is exfoliation. Having your skin exfoliated by a professional often means getting microdermabrasion or having a fruit acid peel to help remove dead skin. This part of the facial process helps jump start cell turnover, encouraging the growth of new, healthy cells. Regular exfoliation by a professional will work wonders are those looking to diminish the appearance of acne scars.
Noticeable and Instant Results: The best part about getting a facial is that the results are instant. Rarely do you come across a skin treatment or product that lives up to your high expectations? After just one facial, you will see an immediate improvement in the appearance of your skin.