Microcurrent is a clinically tested therapy treatment, one of the best anti-aging treatments out right now. It is a low level current that mimics the body’s natural current and can provide both instant, and cumulative anti aging results. Microcurrent facials tighten and smooth the muscles and connective tissues in the face by increasing cellular activity and have been shown to reduce wrinkles. It is safe to use on the face, neck, and even the under- eye area. Clients should do a minimum of 2-3 sessions per week, for their first 3 weeks and than for maintenance once a week thereafter.
Who Needs Micro Needling?
People with the following skin conditions seem micro needling treatments from our NYC skincare spa:
Sagging skin and stretch marks
Pigmentation and Discoloration
Deep wrinkles and fine lines
Thermal burns, acne and surgical scars
The procedure generally takes around 30 to 60 minutes to complete A local anesthetic or numbing cream is applied to the treated area, while a skin needling device is used to puncture the skin in a specific pattern at a rate determined by our skincare experts.
Does Micro Needling Hurt?
Many describe the micro needling treatment process as mildly painful. Each person has their own threshold for pain tolerance, so what could be painful for some may not be for others. Also, the pain one may experience greatly depends on the area of the body receiving micro needling skin resurfacing. For example, the inner thighs and neck are often more sensitive than the arm or leg.
What are the Common Side Effects of Micro Needling?
Common side effects of micro needling include redness and swelling of the skin, and may last for a couple of days. Our micro needling NYC spa also offers radio frequency skin tightening done AT THE SAME TIME to help maximize results. We analyze our patient’s skin and determine if micro needling with radio frequency is the best option to help recreate a more beautiful you!
*Individual results may vary