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Frequently Asked Questions:

Is microneedling painful?

While some people may experience slight discomfort during the procedure, it’s typically a relatively painless process. Your skincare professional may offer a topical numbing cream, like a numbing cream to the treatment area to help reduce any discomfort.

who is a good candidate for microneedling?

Microneedling can be beneficial for most skin types as it helps to stimulate collagen and elastin production, resulting in a smoother, more youthful-looking complexion.

If you are looking for a treatment that has been proven to help with uneven skin tone, scar tissue, decreased skin elasticity causing sagging skin, sun damage, stretch marks, or just for skin rejuvenation, microneedling could be a very good option for you.

However, if you’re pregnant or have active acne lesions or rosacea, it’s important to consult with your skincare professional before undergoing this procedure.

How soon can I expect to see results?

Most patients will start to see visible improvements in their skin within two to three weeks after one microneedling treatment. Results will continue to improve over time as new collagen and elastin are produced with each treatment.

Can I use beauty products right after the procedure?

Yes, you can apply makeup and other beauty products right after your microneedling treatment is complete. However, you should avoid using harsh exfoliants, retinols or acids for at least 48 hours after the procedure.

Is there any downtime after the procedure?

Generally, no. Because EXCEED is an FDA-approved device, you can expect minimal to no downtime following your treatment. However, in some cases, you may experience slight redness and swelling for up to 48 hours afterward.

Is microneedling safe for all skin types?

Yes, microneedling is generally safe and effective for all skin types. However, it’s always best to consult with your skincare professional before starting any new procedure, just to be sure that it’s right for you.

Are microneedling results permanent?

While the results will not be permanent, microneedling can help to improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and acne scars for a longer-lasting effect.

The key is to keep up with maintenance treatments every four to six weeks or as recommended by your skincare professional. By doing so, you can maintain your results and enjoy smoother, more youthful-looking skin for years to come.

Is there a downtime?

There is usually minimal to no downtime following a microneedling treatment, as EXCEED is an FDA-approved device with minimal risks and side effects. However, you may experience some slight redness and swelling for up to 48 hours afterwards.

In such cases, it’s best to avoid harsh exfoliants, retinols or acids for at least 48 hours after the procedure. you can wear makeup the following day to cover any redness, and nobody will notice you have done anything 🙂

Is there any preparation before I begin a microneedling treatment?

Before undergoing any type of skincare procedure, it’s important to consult with your skincare professional first and discuss what’s best for you and your skin. Depending on youe skin concerns, the severity of your skin condition, a pre- and post-treatment regimen may be recommended to help prepare and maintain your results.

As with any procedure, you should avoid sun exposure prior to treatment and wear sunscreen afterwards as well. Additionally, use a moisturizer or serum with hyaluronic acid each day to hydrate the skin for maximum results.