Microneedling Radiofrequency Treatment Hyderabad

Microneedling technology has been done for cosmetic conditions for more than a decade. It induces collagen and helps skin in rejuvenation .
Microneedling radiofrequency is a type of microneedling in which each needle releases radio frequency energy promoting heat and helping in collagen formation .
It is one of the laser resurfacing techniques used for pigmentation,acne scars,skin rejuvenation.

In which skin conditions microneedling radiofrequency is done?

What is the pre treatment preparation to be done ?

  1. Your dermatologist will prime your skin 2 weeks before starting the procedure.
  2. Priming of the skin includes using topical creams like tretinoin, sunscreen, and moisturizer.
  3. All cream should be stopped 3 days before the session.

Is the procedure painful?

Topical anesthesia is applied for 40 minutes to decrease the pain. Pain threshold is equal to a sting or small insect bite. A little discomfort is felt during the procedure.

After cleaning the numbing cream the microneedling tip is placed on the skin and needles with radiofrequency energy is released into a 1×1 cm patch. Two to 3 passes are done to achieve better results.

How many sessions are needed?

Normally 4 to 6 sessions are needed to obtain a significant improvement. Energy released depends on the skin condition to be treated.

What is the post procedure care?

Immediately after treatment there will redness. A topical antibiotic is prescribed for 5 days. Mandatory use of sunscreen and emollient is recommended.there might be little crust formation which will fall of in 2 to 3 days

What are the side effects of the procedure?

Temporary erythema, edema, and itching may be observed, these last for a few hours after treatment. Rarely infection or pigmentation may develop.