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What is skin needling?

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Skin needling (or percutaneous collagen induction) causes micro injury to the skin with needles. This releases growth factors from capillaries that help promote collagen lay down. Without heat, the treatment is safe for melasma and hyperpigmentation, though is suitable for rosacea, acne scarring, scars and stretch marks, dull, pigmented skin and fine lines.