Micro-Needle Technique system (MTS),
also called collagen induction therapy (CIT), and percutaneous collagen induction (PCI), is a non-invasive skin rejuvenation procedure.
- Micro-needling is NOT an injection
- Micro-needling is NOT a piercing
- Micro-needling is NOT a DIY procedure
It involves the use of an automatic device that contains micro-needles. Needle to maximize the cell penetration of active ingredients. Micro-needles are penetrated through epidermis to stimulate the body to produce new collagen and elastin, the skin’s connective tissue and the structural matrix responsible for smooth texture and elasticity. It allows for active ingredients to penetrate exactly to the dermis where they can immediately get to work. This treatment is recommended for someone with dull skin color, large pores, acne scarring, rough skin texture, dry skin, and sensitive skin.
Are There Side Effects to MTS?
Micro-needling is a superficial process and therefore fairly safe. The needles are disposable, and the depth of needle insertion is fixed up to 2.0 mm. On our scalp treatment, we only use 0.25mm. Minor side effects may include some redness at the treatment site, but it goes away within 1-2 hours.
What is the benefit of MTS?
On face, Micro-needling is considered effective in improving scarring related to acne, pigmentation, fine wrinkles, and aging signs. You’ll likely notice brighter, firmer skin, too.
On scalp, it allows for active ingredients to penetrate exactly to the dermis where they can immediately get to work.
WHAT IS An MTS Scalp treatment SESSION LIKE?
Your MTS scalp sessions will start with a gentle cleansing of scalp. Deep cleansing will be followed and customized cleaning way will be applied. Massage the scalp with the same current as the body massager, and massage the scalp with LED light, these will bring good blood circulation.
Fellow by special ampoule is used to improve scalp condition such as acne, dryness, itchy, and sensitive skin. LED light therapy enhances the penetration of special ampoule and healing process.
A complete course of treatment is 10 sessions, with each session lasting 45-90 minutes depend on your scalp condition. Most patients observe results around 4-6 sessions. Faster results are obtained by receiving 1 session per week over 5 weeks. Once monthly follow-up visits are suggested to maintain results.