Microneedling acne scars

Deep acne scars

Microneedling is an effective, and minimally invasive skin rejuvenation technique. The advanced microneedling devices, such as Fractora, equipped with insulated needles equipped with radiofrequency. These devices are significantly more effective than traditional microneedling for acne scar, burn scar, and skin rejuvenation.

Safety and Efficacy of RF microneedling

The insulated needles produce heat away from the epidermis to minimize the risk of pigmentation, especially with skin 4 types. These type of needles are great for scar correction, but it is less effective for skin resurfacing. Microneedling is not recommended for clients on immune suppressants or treated for autoimmune disease.

Acne scars case 1030

After taking the full medical history of this late 20s male, we agreed on performing the Fractora microneedling for him. The face was clean and a layer of Emla cream was applied for 1 hour with occultation using plastic wrap. Three passes were applied using different level of RF starting from low to high, 15-30-45. faced was cleaned and covered with petroleum jelly as a physical barrier


Microneedling acne scars
Microneedling for acne scars

Team of Albany Cosmetic and Laser center

Dr. Kamal Alhallak Ph.D., Dr. Salem Tomi M.D. and R.N. Dima Omran