Am I a candidate for this treatment?
If you struggle with stretch marks, our microneedling treatment for stretch marks produce remarkable improvements in skin appearance and texture. This procedure is not recommended for people with the following conditions:
- An active skin infection
- Open wounds or sores
- Women who are pregnant or breastfeeding
It should also be avoided if you:
- Have a history of developing hypertrophic or keloid scar tissue
- Heal poorly
- Have had chemotherapy within the past twelve months
Does microneedling get rid of stretch marks permanently?
Microneedling promotes the production of new collagen beneath the skin’s surface to smooth the stretch marks, making them less visible.
When will I see results?
Most of our clients see results within a few weeks. You will often notice the best results within four to six weeks after the microneedling treatment.
Is microneedling painful?
Before your procedure, your specialist will apply a numbing cream to the treatment area. This will help to minimize your discomfort.
Are there side effects?
No side effects have been reported for this type of stretch mark treatment.
Does my skin type make a difference?
Microneedling for stretch marks is suitable for all skin types and colors.
How will my skin look after treatment?
You may notice a slight redness and minor swelling, which looks like a slight sunburn, immediately after treatment. This usually resolved within 24 to 48 hours. In some areas, you may also experience minor bruising or pinpoint bleeding. Within a week or two, your skin will be much smoother and evener.