Why Morpheus8 Microneedling Is the Best

by | Apr 26, 2023

Why Morpheus8 Microneedling Is the Best Treatment in Calgary Alberta for Acne Scarring on Cheeks

If you’re struggling with acne scars on your cheeks, you might feel like you’ve tried every treatment under the sun with little success. Or maybe you had researched many treatments and are unsure of which one to choose.  Fortunately, there’s a revolutionary new treatment available in Calgary, Alberta called Morpheus8. In this blog post, we’ll take a deep dive into why Morpheus8 is the best option for treating acne scarring on cheeks compared to other laser treatments.

First, let’s talk about what Morpheus8 is and how it works. Morpheus8 is a non-invasive skin rejuvenation treatment that uses radiofrequency (RF) energy to target the deep layers of the skin. The treatment involves a series of microneedles that penetrate the skin to deliver the RF energy, stimulating collagen and elastin production. These needles and heat trigger your body’s immune system to come to the rescue and repair the skin, leaving it stronger and smoother in the process. The result is slightly tighter, smoother skin a few months after each session.

Because clients can’t tolerate the amount of tissue damage from the treatment to completely repair the skin in only one session, multiple sessions must be completed to achieve smoother skin.

Now, let’s compare Morpheus8 to other laser treatments for acne scarring on cheeks. There are a few different types of laser treatments available, including fractional CO2 lasers and erbium lasers.

Fractional CO2 lasers work by creating many microscopic wounds in the skin, which stimulate the body’s natural healing response and promote collagen production. However, these treatments can be quite painful, and the recovery time can be lengthy which requires the patient to stay indoors for several days until the skin is healed enough to tolerate sunscreen. Additionally, they can cause hyperpigmentation in the healing time, especially in darker skin tones, which can be especially problematic for many people.

Erbium lasers work in a similar way to fractional CO2 lasers, but they are gentler, safer for dark skin tones and have a shorter recovery time. However, they may not be as effective as Morpheus8 in treating deep acne scars as they cannot reach as deep and also require several days indoors to recover.

So, why is Morpheus8 the best option for treating acne scarring on cheeks? Here are a few key reasons:

1. Morpheus8 is less painful than other laser treatments.

Morpheus8 has a MUCH shorter recovery time than other laser treatments.

With Morpheus8, you can expect some redness and mild swelling for a few days after the treatment, but you should be able to return to your normal activities within 24-48 hours, including going outdoors with mineral sunscreen applied Very little downtime! Fractional CO2 lasers can require up to a week or more of downtime, which can be very difficult for some people to manage with their busy lifestyles.

2. Morpheus8 is effective for treating deep acne scars.

Because Morpheus8 targets the deep layers of the skin, it is particularly effective at treating deep acne scars. This is not always the case with other laser treatments, which may only be able to target more superficial scarring.

3. Morpheus8 can be customized to your specific needs.

One of the great things about Morpheus8 is that it can be customized to your individual needs. Your treatment provider can adjust the depth of the microneedles and the intensity of the RF energy to ensure that you get the best possible results for your specific type of acne scarring.

4. Morpheus8 can be used on all skin types.

Because Morpheus8 does not use laser energy, it can be safely used on all skin types, including darker skin tones. This is not always the case with other laser treatments, which can be more problematic for people with darker skin. Darker skin types may have to prepare for the treatments by using a special pigmentation cream for several weeks prior, which greatly reduces the chances of hyperpigmentation in recovery.

So, there you have it – five reasons why Morpheus8 is the best option for treating acne scarring on the cheeks. If you’re interested in learning more about this innovative treatment, the next step is to schedule a consultation with Revive Laser and Skin Clinic in Calgary, Alberta. They can help you determine whether Morpheus8 is right for you and create a customized treatment plan to help you achieve your goals!

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