Microneedling

WHAT IS MICRONEEDLING?

Microneedling is your go-to treatment for instantly firmer, smoother skin! Known for its incredible ability to stimulate the growth of collagen and elastin, microneedling delivers real results in overall skin rejuvenation. Not only will this leave you glowing, it can also reduce scarring, stretch marks, blackheads, open pores, fine lines, hyperpigmentation and more. Due to the speed of the device, treatments are fast, comfortable and able to target large or multiple areas at once.

Microneedling

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Microneedling works by insertion of a multi-point micro needle into the skin at a very high rate of speed, usually thousands of insertions per minute. As these very sharp micro-needles enter the skin, they injure it, which in turn trigger the body’s natural healing and regeneration response to cellular injury. Part of this epidermal repair process involves the production of new collagen and elastin, which results in a thicker dermal layer that softens the appearance of wrinkles. The micro-channels created during the treatment allow active ingredients from your skincare products to penetrate to the deepest layers of the skin to deliver even more powerful results.

BENEFITS OF MICRONEEDLING

The benefits of such a simple procedure are unprecedented in the beauty and medical aesthetics industries. Never before has such a simple technique yielded such visible and lasting results. What makes this treatment so special is that you are basically making the body create these tremendous improvements in the skin by basically attacking it. You are basically fooling the skin into rejuvenating itself. What could be easier?

THE BENEFITS INCLUDE

  • Younger-looking skin

  • Reduction of the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines

  • Significant reduction of scars in general and acne scars in particular

  • Reduction of the appearance of stretch marks

  • Improves hyper-pigmentation and hypo-pigmentation

  • Overall improvement of the appearance of the skin

Microneedling

Depending on your treatment goals and your skin condition you may decide to have a single treatment or your esthetician may advise you to have a series of 4-8 treatments spaced 6-8 weeks apart.

Generally it is pain free, but deeper micro-needling treatments can be uncomfortable. Therefore a topical anesthetic will be applied ahead of time to reduce any discomfort.

Immediately after a micro-needling treatment the skin can appear red or flushed similar to a moderate sunburn. typically any redness will resolve within 1–2 days.

Mild discomfort and redness are the most common side effects. Microdermal needling does not involve injections therefore, regardless of race or color, our clients have shown no adverse skin reactions or post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation.

Internal and external hydration is essential. Drink lots of water and carefully follow the skincare regimen prescribed by your skin care specialist. Practice good sun protection and avoid abrasive topicals or any other treatments for 2–3 days.

Unlike lasers, micro-needling breaks up pigment mechanically and remodels the collagen without heat. Removing heat from the equation makes for a safer, more comfortable treatment.

Testimonials

Here’s what our happy clients had to say about our services:

  • kate d. Avatar
    kate d.

    I got my laser at shira lasers and it was an amazing experience. It’s my first time doing laser and I’m so happy that I chose shira lasers! My technician was professional, and made me very comfortable. The prices are decent and very affordable. I will deff be coming back, thank you so much for getting me started on my hair less journey !!

  • shira l. Avatar
    shira l.

    After my pregnancy I noticed hair growth, I've been in few other laser places before but was never so happy with the results as much as now, their laser technology is amazing. The technician was very professional and quick. The place is really nice and clean. Customer service is above and beyond. Of course I scheduled my next appointment and will highly recommend to my friends and family.

  • Francine K. Avatar
    Francine K.
    positive review 

    To start the staff could not be anymore helpful and knowledgable about the process. Not only was everything explained in complete detail but it felt like I was there before and part of the family. Thank you for a wonderful experience and here's to being hair free!!!!!

  • Severine K. Avatar
    Severine K.

    Shira and her whole team is amazing, super friendly and very professionell. They have the best machine for hair laser removal, that I have ever seen! Super effective, highly recommend this place for any treatments! It’s the “place to go” in Brooklyn!! Thank you Shira

  • josh r. Avatar
    josh r.

    For years I’ve been bothered with hair on my back and shoulders. Did my first session with Elizabeth. So far excellent experience!