Dermaspark's gold standard in microneedling,the original inventors of the microneedle,have upgraded the microneedle with the newest model the "Twist", which is FDA approved in Canada with the highest standards.
Microneedling is fast and minimally invasive,by resurfacing the top layer of skin ,it stimulates collagen ,elastin.and hair growth. Microneedling improves skin tone and texture,minimizes fine lines and wrinkles, improves acne scars,stretch marks,decreases pore size,improves hyperpigmentation,and restores skin elasticity.
Minimal downtime of 2-3 days of redness.
Important Pre Treatment Instructions;
Avoid NSAIDS such as ,Aspirin, Ibuprofen, Advil,Celebrex,Naproxen and Voltaren .Avoid herbal supplements such as St. John's Wort, oral Vitamin E,gingko biloba,garlic and fish oils. Avoid green tea and alcohol 48 hours prior to your treatment as these may promote the risk of bruising and bleeding in the injection area.
If you are currently taking anti-coagulation medications such as Warfarin, Coumadin, Heparin, Clopidogrel, Plavix, discuss the use of these medications with your healthcare provider prior to your treatment. You may or may not be a candidate for treatment as you need to stop these medications 7 days before microneedling.
If you are prone to cold sores (oral herpes simplex), take your prescribed medication such as Valtrex, Valacyclovir, or Acyclovir ,as prescribed in the 24 hours prior to your treatment.
Avoid retinol creams and exfolliants 5 days before microneedling.
Accutane (must wait 5-12 months)
Post Treatment Instructions
DO NOT: wash your skin for 8 hours post treatment
DO Not expose the treated area/s to direct high heat, or engage in activities that will cause you to sweat (e.g. blow dryer, sun exposure, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi, very hot shower or bath for 48 hours.