What is Microneedling?

Microneedling is a treatment in which small micro-damages are made in the skin with a pen. These damages are closed by our skin with collagen. Collagen is a protein that occurs naturally in our skin, it ensures that our skin is nice and firm and smooth.


Sometimes a Microneedling treatment may not be applied at all or only with the agreement of the GP. The treatment should not be used in the following indications.

  • Irritated skin
  • In case of a house infection or fungal infection
  • Active acne
  • Active rosacea (recognizable by the red bumps)
  • On eczema spots
  • Psoriasis (this in connection with Koebner Syndrome, an outbreak of psoriasis after skin damage)
  • Actinic keratoses (dry, rough spots from sun damage)
  • (skin) cancer (also in remission)
  • Open wounds or sores (including cold sores)
  • Clients with blood clotting problems
  • Raised warts and moles should be spared
  • In diabetes
  • When using immune-suppressing medicines, ask your doctor for approval.
  • It is not recommended to treat customers who are infected with the HIV virus.

After treatment

  • Explains to the customer that they will have to wait the next few hours due to work hours. Bacteria transfer must be prevented to touch the face with hands.
  • Avoid the 24 hours: sauna, swimming, sun(nebank) and sports(bacteria and sweating).
  • Do not take a bath within 24 hours, only shower (bath water contains many bacteria)
  • Wash the treated area with water only for 24 hours.

When do you choose Microneedling?

Microneedling is a wonderful treatment and is used for:

  • Skin aging / wrinkles
  • Scars
  • Coarse pores
  • Pigmentation
  • With raised scars, the treatment is slightly different, then the scar can be treated every 2 weeks.