Micro-needling is a new treatment that uses a device with multiple sterile needle tips to make almost invisible micro-perforations in the upper layers of the skin.

Micro-needling causes the skin to release growth factors and cytokines that stimulate the production of new collagen and elastic fibers.

Micro-needling also significantly increases the penetration of topically applied medications.

To further enhance your results, at the time of your treatment we apply a very pure and highly concentrated growth factor serum derived from human stem cells. We recommend a similar serum for home use as well.

Micro-Needling is effective treatment for:

  • Wrinkles and lax skin
  • Sun-damaged skin
  • Stretch Marks
  • Acne Scars
  • Rosacea
  • Hair Restoration
  • Hyperpigmentation

Micro-needling treatments can be done alone or in combination with facial filler injections for truly outstanding results:

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62 year old patient in our practice. Before and 1½ years later after Sculptra injections and micro-needling.

Dr. Mitchell Schwartz is a board certified dermatologist with over 30 years experience in cosmetic dermatology. Located in South Burlington, Vermont, he is the founder and director of Dorset Street Dermatology Medical Spa and Skin Care Shop. All laser treatments are done by our licensed medical aestheticians under medical supervision in our Dorset Street Dermatology office. Call us for a free skin care consultation.