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Facial Plastic Surgeon in New Orleans, LA and surrounding areas.

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In New Orleans

Could you imagine that by damaging the cells below the skin’s surface, we can cause healthier, tighter skin as a result? This is exactly how microneedling works.

Microneedling creates micro-injuries to the cells by creating tiny holes in the skin and uses the body’s healing process to improve texture and quality of the skin. The body responds by releasing growth factors that stimulate the formation of new collagen and elastic tissue. This is an ideal non-surgical treatment for reducing fine lines, facial sagging, acne scarring, and facial scars.

What does microneedling or Skin Pen treat?

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  • Fine lines
  • Wrinkles
  • Sagging skin
  • Improves texture
  • Creates tightening
  • Acne scarring
  • Scars
  • Gives skin a youthful glow

Who Can Undergo Microneedling?

Microneedling is a safe and effective treatment for any patient regardless of complexion.

The amount of Microneedling or Skin Pen sessions you may need

Depending on what results are desired and the severity of the conditions being corrected, patients may require between 2 and 5 sessions.

How Frequent Should Treatment be Scheduled?

Dr. Weiss recommends waiting approximately 30-45 days between each procedure. This allows for time for your skin to completely heal. This becomes the ideal time to repeat the treatment

Is a Microneedling or Skin Pen Procedure Painful?

Dr. Weiss takes many steps to ensure the procedure is completed with little to no pain. Numbing cream is applied before the procedure. The procedure is well tolerated and additional medicines are usually not required.

How Long does Each Procedure Take?

Approximately 30 minutes. This is a quick in-office procedure with very little to no downtime.

Patient Testimonial

“Dr. Weiss and his entire staff are 1st class. Everyone is super professional, so nice and friendly and the office is stunning. He does such fantastic work and makes you feel very comfortable. He takes his time to explain everything and really listens to what you want. He makes great recommendations and makes sure the whole process goes as smoothly as possible. He follows up and makes sure you are doing well. He is by far the best at what he does! If there was a grade higher than an A+, he deserves it and his staff is amazing. Highly trusted and highly recommend! *5 stars all the way*.” Click here to read more reviews.

What to expect from recovery following Skin Pen or Microneedling Treatment

Little to no downtime to the patient is one of the most rewarding things about this procedure along with the amazing and fast results it creates.

What Should I do after a Microneedling Treatment?

We will give the patient detailed post-procedure skin care instructions.

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Scheduling a Client Consultation

In New Orleans, Louisiana

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If you are interested in learning more about microneedling or Skin Pen, please call our office at (504) 814-3223 to make an appointment today!

Dr. Sean Weiss

Double Board Certified Facial Plastic Surgeon

Sean Weiss, MD, FACS is a specialized Facial Plastic Surgeon in Metairie, Louisiana. Dr. Weiss is fellowship trained under the guidance of the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He is double board certified in Facial Plastic Surgery and Head and Neck Surgery.

Dr. Weiss performs facial plastic surgery in New Orleans, Louisiana at Hedgewood Surgical Center. Dr. Weiss performs facial plastic surgery in Metairie, Louisiana at Houma Outpatient Surgery Center.

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Featured Services

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