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Microneedling services offered in Aurora, CO

Microneedling is a cosmetic treatment that helps your skin rebuild its natural strength and elasticity through collagen induction. At Heritage Medical Spa, LLC in Aurora, Colorado, skilled and experienced aesthetician Sheila Martin offers microneedling to improve the look and health of your skin naturally. Call the office today or schedule an appointment using the online booking button to learn more about microneedling and how it can help you achieve your beauty goals.

What is microneedling?

Microneedling, also called collagen induction therapy (CIT), is a minimally invasive cosmetic treatment that stimulates your skin’s collagen production. Collagen is a structural protein found in the dermal layer of skin that provides your skin with its natural strength and elasticity.

As you get older, the production of collagen slows down. Loss of collagen causes your skin to become thin and less resilient, making it more prone to lines and wrinkles.

Microneedling is a cosmetic treatment that creates microtears in the surface layer of your skin. These tiny tears simulate an injury, triggering the skin’s natural healing process without causing any real damage to your skin. Instead, it increases your skin’s collagen production, boosting strength and resilience.

What does microneedling treat?

Microneedling treats many common skin concerns. At Heritage Medical Spa, LLC, Sheila may recommend microneedling to:

  • Smooth out lines and wrinkles
  • Minimize the appearance of acne scars or stretch marks
  • Improve skin tone and texture
  • Decrease large pores

Sheila can perform microneedling on many areas of the body, including the face, abdomen, and buttocks. 

What can I expect during microneedling?

Sheila customizes your aesthetic treatment plan so you get the best results. She reviews what you can expect during your microneedling so you can properly prepare.

While you relax on the spa treatment table, Sheila cleans your skin and applies a numbing agent to minimize discomfort. She then places the microneedling tool on your skin to create the micro wounds that get the desired results.

Microneedling at Heritage Medical Spa, LLC takes about 30 minutes. Expect some redness following your treatment, but you can resume your usual activities afterward.

When can I expect results from microneedling?

You may see improvements in the look of your skin soon after your microneedling session at Heritage Medical Spa, LLC. However, it takes time for your skin to rebuild its collagen layer, and it may take three or more months to see the final results. 

Sheila may recommend a series of microneedling treatments to achieve the results you desire. 

Microneedling is a popular cosmetic treatment because it naturally improves the texture and firmness of your skin. Call Heritage Medical Spa, LLC, or schedule your microneedling appointment online today.