Lasers and ultrasound-based skin rejuvenation devices are great and get the job done, but they come with a lot of downtime and some pain, says Marina I. Peredo, MD, a Manhattan-based dermatologist.Â â€œThey also do nothing for skin laxity,â€ she says.
Thatâ€™s why Dr. Peredo is so excited about Cuteraâ€™s Secret RF, a microneedling device powered by radiofrequency energy. â€œItâ€™s my new favorite toy.â€ Dr. Peredo made her comments at a media breakfast held at Skinfluence, her Park Avenue office.
Microneedling uses tiny needles to create tiny holes in skin,Â which stimulate your skinâ€™s natural healing process i.e. the production of collagen