Microneedling in Dubai

Technology advancement has added many new means of treatment in the field of medicine which are least invasive and safe, so has stir-up the field of cosmetic surgery too.

People are showing an increased interest in the least invasive methods of cosmetic treatment rather than invasive surgeries. One such procedure is Micro-needling, also known as skin needling or collagen induction therapy.

Micro-needling is the most recent craze among the people living in Dubai. This cosmetic procedure is getting more popular among women because they are keener to look younger, sound, and fresh with glowing and vibrant skin.

Therefore, women are interested in undergoing such modern treatments. Micro-needling has been practiced all over Dubai in various renowned dermatological clinics under expert physicians. This procedure is FDA-approved and is being practiced with rare or no health hazards.

Micro-needling is a minimally invasive technique that has been utilized by experienced dermatologists in Dubai for a number of years. This procedure involves utilizing a device with fine needles to puncture the skin and create tiny micro lesions, which can help stimulate wound healing processes and consequently lead to enhancement of the epidermis.

This is the procedure that is painless and requires more than one sitting (probably 4 ) where the results get better with every session from good to best. Many women in Dubai nowadays are eager to go through such procedures and are getting prominent results with a 99% success rate.

What is Micro-needling?

Micro-needling is a skin treatment procedure that is also known as collagen-induced therapy,micro-needling is a cutting-edge treatment in which small sterile needles are used to acupuncture the skin superficially which as a result enables the production of new skin cells that helps heal the skin and make it look smooth and young.

What makes micro needling worth it?

 Micro-needling is basically one of the anti-aging treatments. After the skin gets punctured, the natural process of healing initiates, leading to the production of two basic proteins namely collagen and elastin,  in the layer of the dermis giving fresh, youthful, and even texture to the skin.

What are the types of needles used?

As the name suggests, the needles used in this procedure are ‘micro’ ranging from 0.5 to 2.5mm irrespective of the conventional needles, which are sterile and make small insertions on the skin.

These needles are FDA-approved. These are attached to devices called Derma Roller, Derma pen, and Skin pen.

Does this procedure affect the facial nerves?

NO, This procedure is done very precisely and the treatment is for the superficial layer of the dermis. The needles don’t penetrate deep down into the Dermal layers.

What are the targeted Conditions for Micro-Needling?

This is done mainly on the face, managing medical conditions like:

  • Acne scars
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Open and enlarged  pores
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Scarring
  • Uneven skin tone

Who is the best candidate for undergoing micro needling?

The candidates for undergoing such skin treatment are :

  • Having acne scars.
  • Presenting with hyperpigmentation, scars, or wrinkles around the eyes forehead, or lip line.
  • If an individual is interested in having botox so this method is also used to introduce fillers beneath the dermis for more prominent results.

Micro-needling is not suitable for whom?

  • This procedure is not suitable for patients having severe acne or other skin infection. It is important for such patients to undergo the treatment of such infections first, but in case of infections, it is always better to avoid undergoing such procedures.
  • Patients who have uncontrolled diabetes are cautious about having other serious medical conditions e.g. bleeding disorders hemophilia (an issue in blood clotting) etc.
  • Patients who are on certain drugs like NSAIDs or antiplatelets.

What is the suitable age for Micro-needling?

It is highly recommended between the 20s-30-s if one wants prominent results as collagen and elastin productions are at their peak at this time of age.  

Is micro-needling better than laser?

Micro-needling is far better than laser as it is more affordable than laser treatment. Laser treatment costs four times as much as micro-needling and has instant results.

 Are home devices available for micro-needling?

Devices for Micro-needling for home are available, they may help skip the clinical sessions but on part of the hygiene, they may not be trustworthy, as at-home sterility cannot be maintained.

What are the results of micro-needling?

Micro-needling gives immediate results with a wide range of benefits some of which appear immediately e.g. skin repair. The other takes four to six months to show off results because collagen takes a couple of months to boost and cell renewal takes place leading to fresh glowing and vibrant skin.

What to avoid before treatment?

This process allows skin rejuvenation and is a non-invasive procedure, before getting started with the procedure  one is advised to abide by the following steps :

  • Avoid waxing your face a week before to avoid the skin being sensitive.
  • Avoid NSAIDs (ibuprofen,Advil)
  • Avoid direct exposure to the sun before the treatment.
  • To avoid skin irritation, do not shave your face before the treatment.
  • If the therapy region has dense hair so shave the area right before the treatment.

What is the price of Micro-needling in Dubai?

The price of micro-needling in Dubai is hard to resist. The estimated cost all over Dubai for such sessions are different depending upon the method of microneedles used:

  • RF micro-needling with the scarlet machine has an average cost of AED 1350 (1 session), AED 2999 (3 sessions)
  • Micro-needling with PRP at AED899(1 session)
  • Micro-needling with RF is starting from AED 1350 approximately.

 Is micro-needling safe?

Micro-needling is a safe procedure as compared to other skin treatment processes. Sometimes, allergy reactions may be caused due to the serums applied topically on the face for numbness before the procedure. If there is no use of moisturizer then this leads to the growth of infections in the wounds.


Therefore, micro-needling is a safe procedure and one of the most desired treatments in Dubai which is very affordable. One can book a consultation.