What is Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT)?
Most of you already know a little about Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT).
Remember the skin rollers that you saw at the beauty salon? That is a type of CIT.
When the we create tiny injuries to the surface of the skin, it promotes natural healing of the skin
and therefore inducing elastin and collagen.
It helps to:
(Special solutions such as: Vitamin A, Vitamin C, hyaluronic acid, epidermal growth factors etc)
Vertical Insertion Method with DermaPen creates a more even distribution and less trauma to the epidermis.
Rolling method with the traditional Dermal Roller produce a more uneven distribution and more trauma to the epidermis.
How long does it take?
The actual treatment only takes about a few seconds to minutes.
However, it is recommended to apply a layer of topical numbing cream to improve comfort during the procedure.
Total procedure will take about 30minutes.
1) Allergic to topical numbing cream
(numbing cream is applied to skin for 10-15 mins prior to treatment)
2) Active Skin Infection (cellulitis)
3) Active Dermatitis
4) Recent Chemical Peel or Laser resurfacing
5) Recent use (last six months) of oral Vitamin A (Roaccutane)