Automated micro-needling is a new innovation in aesthetics for the treatment of fine lines, acne scars and the skin’s texture, tone and color.
During this procedure, the Eclipse MicroPen™ is used to create controlled micro-injuries to the skin in order to aid in the production of collagen and elastin. During the skin’s repair process results in a thicker epidermis with a softer appearance of wrinkles.
The Eclipse MicroPen™ is similar to sandpaper being moved across the skin. While some areas are more sensitive than others, the speed of the speed of the reciprocation cartridge tip makes the treatment more comfortable.
The procedure takes 15 to 30 minutes depending on the size of the area treated. Some patients only require a single treatment once a year, however, during the consultation number of treatments can be determined based on goals.
The MicroPen can be used on all parts of the body, including the: face, neck, arms, hands, legs, abdomen and back.