RF Microneedling

Let’s face it, we want to look our best at any age – not over-filled and over-stretched –  just natural! We want to age gracefully, beautifully, and elegantly, but inevitably, fine lines and wrinkles set in, and now a simple, minimally-invasive treatment will address those concerns and have you out to dinner that same night. At Skin Boutique, we strive to provide our patients in Birmingham, MI, and the Metro Detroit area with RF Microneedling as an incredible way to not only tighten up your skin but stimulate collagen production as well. To learn more about the treatment, please keep reading below.


What is RF Microneedling?

Learn about RF Microneedling

Often referred to as collagen induction therapy (CIT), Microneedling is a very minimal invasive treatment that uses an instrument containing tiny needles on the end that are gently rolled against your skin to puncture and create micro-injuries, which “disrupts” the tissues and stimulates new collagen production. Your new skin will grow as your skin heals, leaving the surface feeling and looking brighter, smoother, and more rejuvenated. 

With Radiofrequency (RF) Microneedling, the technique is the same, except this specific treatment, uses heat to promote collagen production in the deeper layers of the skin. The handheld applicator provides brief pulses of RF energy through a collection of many sterile, gold-plated microneedles, which allows it to reach the deeper layer.

The Vivace Experience™

It’s the newest generation of radio frequency microneedling, and The Vivace is FDA-cleared for your safety. This minimally-invasive treatment stimulates the natural production of collagen and is shown to be effective in alleviating facial wrinkles, fine lines, and tightening and toning the face, neck, hands, and body—and it’s at Skin Boutique!

We start with the most revolutionary, best-in-class Vivace Microneedling RF device, designed for an incomparable, comfortable patient experience. Only The Vivace boasts a precision robotic motor that brings discomfort to a virtual zero compared to any other device you will find in your physician’s office. We recommend a personally compounded numbing cream, the best available today, and our carefully developed recovery system ensures no one knows you just had a treatment today. The results are immediate and improve over time, giving you the best of both worlds.

If you are looking for optimal results, look no more. Welcome to The Vivace Experience.


What are the
benefits of RF Microneedling?

  • Alleviate Wrinkles & Fine Lines
  • Tighten Skin
  • Minimize Pore Size
  • Improve Skin Tone & Texture
  • Immediate Results
  • No Downtime
  • Virtually Pain-Free

Our medical aesthetic experts will walk you through the aftercare process to ensure optimal results!

Who are the best
candidates for RF Microneedling?

The best candidates for RF Microneedling in the Metro Detroit area are those who:

  • Has texture irregularities, loose skin, or uneven skin tone 
  • Keeps a positive attitude throughout their treatment
  • Maintains realistic expectations for the results
  • Want to address fine lines and moderate wrinkles on their forehead or around their eyes

If you currently have acne, infections, or wound-healing issues, this treatment may not be right for you at this time. If you have any concerns or questions about your candidacy, please come in for a consultation with one of our Skin Care Specialists.

What are the first
steps of RF Microneedling?

First Steps

The first step in getting RF Microneedling in Birmingham or anywhere in Metro Detroit is to schedule a consultation at Skin Boutique. When you come in, you will meet with one of our Skin Care Specialists and be able to ask any questions you may have, listen to your goals for the treatment, and evaluate your skin. You will also be asked questions regarding your medical history to prevent any unnecessary risks. After the two of you discuss everything in detail, the Specialist will create your procedure plan, and if you are happy with it, we will be able to perform your RF Microneedling right after your consultation. If you would like to reschedule for any reason, you will be able to speak with our Patient Coordinator and schedule a day and time that works best for you.


What to expect?

RF Microneedling Expectations

When you’re ready for your RF Microneedling, we will begin by making you comfortable in our chair. The Skin Care Specialist will provide you with a topical numbing cream to make your experience more tolerable. Once you both are ready, the Specialist will use a handheld applicator that emits radiofrequency heat and moves the device in a strategic pattern around your targeted area. The RF energy is transmitted through the needles as they puncture your skin, returning the electrodes to the surface of the skin. The RF energy warms at levels that offer cumulative and ongoing benefits.



RF Microneedling Recovery

After your treatment, you will be able to leave and continue your normal routine, but you should anticipate your face to be reddened and possibly a little swollen, as well as the appearance of tiny, pinpoint scabs between 24 – 72 hours post-treatment that will naturally disappear when the underlying skin has healed. Outcomes become visible as the skin heals over three to four weeks after a microneedling with an RF session. In order to see optimal results, you should expect to receive three or four treatments spaced one month apart.

How much
does RF Microneedling Cost in Detroit?

The cost of RF Microneedling in the Metro Detroit area is determined by numerous factors, but primarily the number of locations being treated and the surface area. We have provided you with some average prices for treatments below:

  • One face treatment: $600
  • Three face treatments: $1,620
  • Add-on neck treatment: $75
  • Add on three neck treatments: $150
  • Add on chest: $100
  • Add on three chest treatments: $200
  • ½ hour body treatment: $400
  • Three ½ hour body treatments: $1,050
  • 1-hour body treatment: $600
  • Three 1-hour body treatments: $1,620

Why choose
us for RF Microneedling?

Skin Boutique is a boutique Medical Spa located in Birmingham, MI, but is proud to serve the entire Metro Detroit area. We are a well-known destination for clients of all ages and skin concerns, offering complete aesthetic solutions and spa services. Our Skin Care Specialists take pride in sharing their knowledge with every client so they can incorporate strategies for continued well-being and anti-aging into their everyday life. It is our goal to promote a peaceful mind, energized beauty, and head-to-toe wellness with the personal attention you deserve!

Contact Us

Schedule a consultation

Please contact us today at (248) 588-3500 if you have any questions about radio frequency microneedling in Birmingham, Michigan, or would like to schedule a consultation at Skin Boutique. We will build the ideal treatment plan for you in order to help you achieve smoother, more radiant skin.

Client Resources

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