NEEDLE AND CANNULA SUBCISION
Subcision is a cosmetic treatment that can smooth out acne scars. Using a minimally invasive procedure that breaks up scar tissue deep under the skin and stimulates collagen production. subcision offers safe and effective results with minimal downtime.
Say goodbye to imperfections and hello to beautiful skin with subcision.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Subcision is a type of acne scar treatment where a needle is inserted under the skin to break up deep scar tissue and promote new collagen growth. This helps improve the appearance of acne scars by smoothing out the skin.
Good candidates for subcision therapy are people with deep acne scars that are not responding well to other treatments. It may not be suitable for people with certain medical conditions or those taking certain medications.
Subcision therapy usually takes about 30 minutes to an hour, depending on the area being treated.
The number of treatments needed varies depending on the severity of the acne scars, but typically at least 2-3 sessions are recommended for best results.
Anesthesia or numbing is usually required for subcision therapy to reduce discomfort during the procedure.
Recovery time for subcision therapy is usually a few days to a week, during which there may be some bruising, swelling, and redness.
You can usually return to your skincare routine after a few days, but you should avoid harsh products or exfoliation for a few weeks to allow the skin to heal properly.
People with certain medical conditions or those taking certain medications may not be good candidates for subcision therapy. Please provide an up-to-date medical history to your treating provider.
Before your appointment, you should avoid blood thinners if medically cleared, alcohol, and smoking. It is also important to disclose any medical conditions or medications you are taking to your provider.