Discover the secret to fuller, thicker hair with microneedling for scalp. Stimulate natural hair growth effectively and safely with this treatment.

Achieve Thicker Hair with Scalp Microneedling

TL:DR Summary

  • Understand Hair Growth: Grasping the hair growth cycle aids in choosing right treatments.
  • Nutrition’s Impact: A balanced diet enriches hair health, supporting growth.
  • Effective Topical Treatments: Minoxidil boosts hair follicles for thicker growth.
  • Microneedling for Hair: Stimulates scalp, enhances treatment absorption.
  • Low-Level Laser Therapy: Improves hair density, promotes growth.
  • Personalized Consultation: Essential for tailored hair care strategies.
The table succinctly categorizes six types of hair loss, offering a snapshot of each type's description and its common cause or characteristic, neatly organized into an easy-to-digest format.
Type of Hair Loss

Introduction: Why Hair Loss Can Really Affect Your Confidence?

In this article, I’m going to explore the world of scalp microneedling, a treatment that’s gaining attention for its potential to enhance hair thickness.

As someone who has dedicated many years to the aesthetics industry, holding a CIDESCO certification and a Level 3 Beauty Therapy & Salon Management certification, and being the founder of an award-winning aesthetic chain in Singapore, I aim to provide a comprehensive overview of how scalp microneedling can be a game-changer for those struggling with hair thinning issues.

From understanding the science behind this innovative technique to delving into real-life experiences, this piece will offer insights into how microneedling works at the scalp level, what benefits it offers, and what one can realistically expect from this treatment.

Issue: Traditional Hair Loss Treatments Have Limited Effectiveness

I’ve spent years studying hair loss treatments, both as an Aesthetic Director and through my own experiences. I’ve talked to countless clients and stayed on top of the latest studies. What I’ve found is that traditional treatments like topical solutions and pills can work, but results vary a lot from person to person.

Take minoxidil, a popular topical treatment. It can take months of consistent use to see any real difference in hair growth. And even then, it doesn’t work well for everyone. Oral medications like finasteride come with their own risks too. Many of my clients worry about potential side effects like lower libido and erectile dysfunction.

That’s why I’m excited about newer approaches like microneedling. It uses tiny needles to create micro-injuries on the scalp, which can wake up hair follicles and help topical treatments absorb better. Best of all, it’s minimally invasive with potentially better results and fewer side effects compared to medications. In my opinion, microneedling is a promising option worth exploring for anyone dealing with hair loss.

Many of these treatments lack scientific evidence to support their claims, and those that do have some evidence may only provide marginal benefits.

Issue: Herbal Hair Loss Treatments Have Limited Effectiveness

I’ve tried my fair share of herbal remedies in my quest for luscious locks. While I appreciate the appeal of a natural approach, I’ve learned to manage my expectations. Many of these treatments lack the scientific backing that conventional methods have. Sure, saw palmetto and green tea sound promising, but the research is still in its early stages.

One thing I’ve realized is that tackling hair loss often requires a holistic approach. It’s not just about what you put on your scalp, but also what you put in your body. A balanced diet, stress management, and overall health play a big role in hair health. Herbal treatments can be a part of that equation, but they’re not a magic solution.

If you’re considering going the herbal route, I highly recommend talking to a healthcare professional first. They can help you navigate the options and find the best approach for your specific needs. Remember, everyone’s hair journey is unique, so what works for one person might not work for another. The key is to stay informed, be patient, and keep an open mind.

Microneedling for scalp has been gaining popularity in recent years as a safe and effective solution for hair loss. It can stimulate blood flow and trigger the body's natural healing response, leading to improved hair growth and thickness.

Microneedling for Scalp: Waking Up Your Hair’s Potential

I’ve always been fascinated by the science behind beauty treatments. When I first heard about microneedling for the scalp, I was intrigued. The idea of creating tiny punctures in my scalp seemed a bit daunting at first, but as I delved deeper, I realized it’s not just about causing superficial damage.

Microneedling is a carefully designed process that works with your body’s natural healing mechanisms. When those fine needles create micro-injuries in your scalp, it’s like sending a wake-up call to your skin cells. Your scalp goes into repair mode, producing more collagen and elastin – the building blocks for healthy, luscious hair.

But the benefits don’t stop there. Microneedling also increases blood flow to your hair follicles, which is like giving them a nutrient-rich superfood smoothie. And if you use any topical hair treatments, microneedling helps them penetrate deeper, making them work even better. It’s like having a team of tiny helpers delivering the good stuff straight to where your hair needs it most.

See the table below for a breakdown of the benefits of Microneedling on Scalp for hair growth or hair regrowth.

Increases blood circulation– Microneedling creates tiny punctures on the scalp
– Which stimulates blood flow to the hair follicles
– This increased circulation can help to deliver more oxygen and nutrients to the hair follicles, promoting healthier hair growth.
Induces collagen production– Microneedling can induce the production of collagen
– Which is a protein that is essential for healthy hair growth
– Collagen helps to strengthen hair follicles and improve the elasticity of the scalp, which can prevent hair breakage and hair loss.
Reduces inflammation– Microneedling can reduce inflammation on the scalp
– Which can be a contributing factor to hair loss
– By reducing inflammation, microneedling can create a healthier environment for hair growth.
Enhances absorption of topical treatments– Microneedling can enhance the absorption of topical treatments
– Such as minoxidil or hair growth serums
– The tiny punctures created by microneedling can help these treatments to penetrate deeper into the scalp, increasing their effectiveness.
Improves overall scalp health– Microneedling can improve overall scalp health
– By removing dead skin cells and unclogging hair follicles
– This can create a healthier environment for hair growth and prevent conditions such as dandruff and scalp acne.
Table: Benefits of Microneedling for Scalp for Hair Growth or Hair Regrowth
Minoxidil is a medication that is used to treat hair loss. It is available in both topical and oral forms

Effectiveness of Combining Minoxidil with Microneedling

I’ve been researching the latest treatments for hair loss, and I’m excited to share what I’ve discovered about combining minoxidil with microneedling. Minoxidil is a tried-and-true solution that’s been helping people combat hair loss for years. But when you pair it with microneedling, the results can be even more impressive.

Microneedling involves using a device with tiny needles to create micro-channels in the scalp. This process can enhance the absorption of minoxidil, allowing it to penetrate deeper into the hair follicles. Plus, the act of microneedling itself can stimulate dormant hair follicles, potentially kickstarting new hair growth. And let’s not forget about the increased blood flow to the scalp, which provides hair follicles with the nutrients and oxygen they need to thrive.

I’m always on the lookout for the most effective hair loss solutions, and the combination of minoxidil and microneedling is definitely worth considering. If you’re struggling with thinning hair or hair loss, talk to your dermatologist about whether this powerful duo could be right for you. With consistent treatment and a little patience, you may be surprised by the results.

Customer Success Stories

Meet our first customer, a gentleman who embarked on his hair regrowth journey with Wellaholic in March. Over the course of eight months, he experienced a transformation that was nothing short of remarkable.

In the before photos taken in March, you can clearly see the areas of thinning and hair loss. However, as the months passed and he continued with his HairGrow 3X treatments, the change became evident. The after photos taken in November show a significant increase in hair density and coverage.

This customer’s journey is a testament to the effectiveness of Wellaholic’s hair regrowth treatments. His commitment to the treatment plan and our expertise combined to create a success story that speaks volumes about the potential of our hair regrowth treatments.

Read more of Wellaholic’s customers’ success stories in treating hair loss (with actual before and after photos) here.

Here is the conclusion and key takeaways from this article by Wellaholic


In conclusion, based on my extensive interactions with clients who have undergone scalp microneedling, and my continuous research in the field of aesthetic treatments, I’ve observed a significant trend towards positive results in achieving thicker hair. Scalp microneedling, a procedure that involves using fine needles to create tiny punctures in the scalp, has proven to be a promising technique for those struggling with hair thinning.

Client Stories of Success with Microneedling Hair Therapy

These micro-injuries stimulate the body’s natural wound healing processes, leading to the regeneration of hair follicles and, consequently, thicker hair growth. Furthermore, this method has shown to be effective in enhancing the absorption of topical treatments, thereby maximizing their benefits. Our customers (as shown above) have reported not only an increase in hair density but also an improvement in hair texture and overall scalp health.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

What percentage of men and women are affected by androgenetic alopecia globally?

Androgenetic alopecia, commonly known as male or female pattern baldness, affects approximately 50% of men by age 50 and nearly 50% of women over the course of their lifetime. This condition is a primary cause of hair thinning.

How does the hair growth cycle impact the effectiveness of treatments like microneedling?

The hair growth cycle consists of three phases: anagen (growth), catagen (transition), and telogen (resting). Treatments like microneedling are most effective during the anagen phase, as they can stimulate the follicles to prolong this growth phase, leading to fuller hair.

What is the success rate of combining microneedling with topical treatments like Minoxidil?

Studies have shown that combining microneedling with Minoxidil can significantly improve hair regrowth. One study reported a 40% increase in hair count when these two treatments were used together, compared to Minoxidil alone.

Are there any specific dietary deficiencies linked to hair thinning, and how can they be addressed?

Deficiencies in nutrients like iron, vitamins D and B12, and proteins can lead to hair thinning. Addressing these deficiencies through diet or supplements can support hair health and potentially improve hair thickness.

What is the average increase in hair density observed after a year of regular microneedling treatments?

Regular microneedling treatments can lead to a significant increase in hair density. A study found that patients experienced an average increase of 25% in hair density after one year of consistent treatment.

How does scalp health affect hair thickness, and what role does microneedling play in improving scalp health?

A healthy scalp is crucial for hair growth. Issues like inflammation or poor blood circulation can lead to hair thinning. Microneedling improves scalp health by increasing blood flow and stimulating collagen production, thereby promoting thicker hair growth.

Founder and Managing Director for Wellaholic, an aesthetic chain with 8 outlets island-wide in Singapore.

Willie Chan, Founder

Willie Chan, a visionary leader and relentless pursuer of excellence, is the Founder and Managing Director of Wellaholic, a renowned aesthetic chain with 8 outlets across Singapore. With a strong belief in evidence-based, effective, and affordable aesthetic treatments, Willie ensures that customers receive the best care possible. His ENTJ Myer-Briggs personality drives him to set clear visions and pursue them without excuses. Willie holds a CIDESCO as well as Beauty Therapy & Salon Management from Brentwood College UK and has studied Operations Management at The Wharton School and Management at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, equipping him with a solid foundation in the business of aesthetics. 

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RF microneedling is an effective treatment for hair loss, especially for male pattern baldness (AGA).
RF microneedling can be used in conjunction with minoxidil, a topical medication that is also effective for hair loss.

Revolutionise Your Hair Regrowth Journey with Scalp RF Microneedling

  •  RF Microneedling and AGA Treatment. RF microneedling + minoxidil can help treat AGA (male pattern baldness).
  • ⭐ Efficacy in Pattern Hair Loss. RF microneedling is effective for hair loss in both men and women.
  •  Study Results on Hair Density Increase. A study found that RF microneedling can improve hair density by 25% after one year.
  •  Adjustable Depth of Microneedling. Microneedling depth can be customized from 0.5 mm to 2.5 mm.
  •  Flexible RF Microneedling Frequency. RF Microneedling sessions can be spaced from weekly to monthly, depending on your needs.
  • Award-Winning. Wellaholic’s treatments have been recognized by top beauty publications such as Daily Vanity, Beauty Insider, and Tropika Club Magazine.
  • Over 2000 Verified Customer Reviews. Wellaholic has over 30 industry awards and over 2000 positive reviews from customers, and >50% are repeat customers.

Revitalize Your Hair Growth Cycle: Achieve Thicker Hair with Scalp Microneedling – A Minimally Invasive Hair Loss Solution

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