Microneedling is a minimally invasive cosmetic procedure that involves the use of a device equipped with fine needles to create controlled micro-injuries on the skin's surface. While microneedling is often associated with skin rejuvenation and the treatment of scars and wrinkles, there is emerging interest in its potential to support hair regrowth, particularly in individuals with hair loss or thinning hair.
The concept behind using microneedling for hair regrowth is rooted in its ability to stimulate the body's natural healing response and promote increased blood circulation to the treated area.
Yes, it can be, but with a topical ointment the pain is greatly minimized. We use lidocaine.
30-40 minutes depending on the size of the area being worked on in addition to 15-20 minutes of numbing time prior to the start of the procedure.
It varies for everyone, but in most cases, within six sessions regrowth can be seen. We take photos each session as a form of measurement.
Yes, however, before considering Microneedling for hair regrowth, it's advisable to consult with a dermatologist or a healthcare professional who specializes in hair loss. They can provide personalized recommendations based on your specific condition and help determine whether microneedling is a suitable option for you.
The frequency of microneedling treatments for hair regrowth can vary based on factors such as the severity of hair loss, individual response to the treatment, and the recommendation of your healthcare provider. Generally, microneedling treatments for hair regrowth are performed in a series of sessions, spaced out over time. Here are the general guidelines: 1x week for the first 4 weeks, and then 2x month until the achieved results. It’s recommended that Microneedling be done every two months for long-term maintenance.