Pregnancy stretch marks or striae often cause deep rippling of the skin across the abdomen, but can also appear on the breasts, thighs, back or any other area there has been weight gain.
Micro-needling allows for appropriate treatment needle depth to activate the cascade of fibroblast and growth hormone steps to generate more skin, collagen and elastin for smooth and healthy colored skin. The skin of the epidermis effectively thickens and noticeable smoother and evening of stretch marks is the result.
Most patients see a noticeable difference in just one treatment, however 5-6 treatments may be necessary. After 5-6 treatments stretch mark improvement is noticeable with improved texture and appearance of mature, white striae in skin types I-IV. Four weeks between treatments is necessary to allow the body’s natural skin cycle to complete before another stretch mark improvement treatment should be performed.
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