Skin Pen (Microneedling)

Increase collagen and elastin and improve the appearance of fine lines

  • 1 hour
  • 350 US dollars
  • Ivy Aesthetics Med Spa

Service Description

Microneedling with Skin Pen Precision can improve your complexion, improve the appearance of wrinkles on the neck, and improve the appearance of acne scars. It will reveal smooth, healthy skin that glows from the inside out! The skin pen creates thousands of micro skin punctures to stimulate the skin’s natural wound healing process to stimulate tissue remolding without causing scar tissue formation. What can this treatment do? -Evens skin tone and texture -Decreases appearance of fine lines and wrinkles -Improve acne and surgical scars -Brighten dull skin -Decrease pore size Pre-Treatment Instructions: - No suntan for 2 weeks prior to the procedure - Avoid aspirin, Motrin, Aleve, blood thinners, ginkgo Biloba, garlic, fish oil, and vitamin E for 1 week prior to the procedure to decrease bleeding and bruising - Stop topical retinol, topical antibiotics, exfoliants, hydroquinone, and benzoyl peroxide or AHA/BHA products 72 hours prior What to expect during treatment: Topical numbing will be applied for 15 minutes to help with discomfort. The most common sensation during the procedure is a warm, scratching feeling as the device is moved around the face. This procedure is very well tolerated by most people. Typically, appointments take one hour What to expect after treatment: It is normal for your skin to appear red and flushed for the next 24 hours. On days 1-3, your face may feel like you have a sunburn, be tight, dry, and sensitive to the touch. It is recommended to stay out of the sun for the first week. Avoid cosmetics for the first 24 hours along with strenuous exercises, jacuzzi, sauna, and steam baths. Results typically appear within 4-8 weeks and 3-6 treatments are recommended, spaced one month apart. Is it for me? If you are looking for a brighter complexion, and to lessen the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, then this service is for you! It can be used on all types of skin. However, this treatment is not for you if you have active cancer in the treatment area, open wounds or sores, a bleeding disorder, or are taking Accutane. If you have been on systemic corticosteroids (prednisone) in the last 4 weeks, please reschedule.

Contact Details

  • 2681 West 78th Street, Chanhassen, MN, USA

    (952) 900-6076