A revolutionary breakthrough for beautiful skin.
The little pen that does it all:
-Skin tightening, lifting and rejuvenation.
-Reduces fine lines and wrinkles
-Improves acne, surgical and other types of scars
-Improves stretch marks
-Minimizes pore size
-Removes implanted pigment
DermaPen is an FDA approved award winning fractional micro-needling device. It uses a disposable needle tip with an automated vibrating stamp-like motion.
How does MicroNeedling work?
MicroNeedling is a state-of-the-art handheld device resembling a pen that uses sterile fine needle cartridges that glides over the skin. MicroNeedling is safe and effective in repairing wrinkles, crow's feet, fine lines and various types of scars, including acne scars, in a proven physiological process called:
Percutaneous Collagen Induction Therapy. MicroNeedling improves damaged and aging skin by harnessing the mechanisms associated with the body's natural wound healing response.
How long until I see results from MicroNeedling?
Each person's healing time, level of treatment and skin problem varies though most start to see results in a few days to a few weeks after treatment. More visible results of skin rejuvenation are generally seen by 6-8 weeks following procedure and continue to improve further over time. The process of skin remodeling and collagen growth can continue for months after treatment!
What are the indications for having a MicroNeedling treatment?
MicroNeedling treatments are especially effective for aging concerns such as wrinkles, lines, folds, crows feet, and skin firmness. Surgical, acne, chicken pox and other types of scars are also treated effectively with noticeable improvement to the epidermis. Small areas of tattoo or permanent makeup removal is also possible.
What are the contraindications of skin needling treatments?
Contraindications and precautions include; keloid or raised scarring; history of eczema, psoriasis, rosacea and other chronic conditions; history of actinic (solar) keratosis; history of Herpes Simplex infections; history of diabetes; presence of raised moles, warts or any raised lesions on targeted area. Absolute contraindications include; scleroderma, collagen vascular diseases or cardiac abnormalities; active bacterial or fungal infections; immuno-suppression; scars less than 6 months old; facial fillers in the past 6 months. People on anti-coagulation therapy and other blood clotting disorders.
Are there any side effects or risks associated with skin needling?
Side effects experienced with the MicroNeedling will usually subside within 48 hours. They include red or pinkish skin, stinging, itching, tightness of the treated area. You will be sent home with easy aftercare instructions and an aftercare treatment cream that will soothe the skin and enhance results.