Micro-needling, also known as collagen induction therapy, is a painless process by which small temporary micro channels are created in the skin in order to stimulate collagen growth in the skin, as well as to create temporary micro channels for the most effective delivery of topical agents into your skin. Dr. Costello can perform this procedure with various topical agents, however it is most often used with PRP as a very potent combination treatment to create healthy skin and to reduce the appearance of aging skin. The process takes less than one hour, and requires no social downtime.
Used in conjunction with a customized simple home care regiment of topical creams, the process can reduce the appearance of skin tone irregularities, dullness, as well as wrinkles and fine lines. In the end your skin will appear more youthful and actually be much healthier with very little effort. The treatment is initially performed 4 times with a period of 3-4 months between each treatment. This treatment is for anyone who wants healthier, more youthful skin, or who wishes to maintain and improve the present quality of their skin.