What is Dermapen? Dermapen is the leading skin needling device using innovative technology for fantastic results! Dermapen is a sterile, safe & very effective skin needling or also known as collagen induction therapy treatment.
How does it work? Using 16 micro needles to penetrate the skin by a fraction of a millimetre oscillating at 120 revolutions per second. This precise movement ensures there is no drag or damage to the skin. Skin needling/collagen induction therapy helps the skin receive more oxygen which is crucial to maintain healthy skin! Dermapen stimulates the skin's natural would healing response which stimulates the skin tissue & stimulates new collagen & elastin. Combined with Dermaceuticlas Meso Glides to target your specific skin concerns! What does Dermapen treat? Anti ageing & reducing fine lines/wrinkles Pigmentation Acne Scarring Stretch marks Improving skin tone, texture, radiance & reducing pore size
Does it hurt? Everyone's tolerance is different. Numbing agent can be used along as you aren't pregnant or breast feeding (you will need to express enough for two feeds for after the treatment if you would like numbing).
How many sessions do I need? Depending on what you are wanting to treat... 3-6 sessions are usually recommended for optimum results!
How long does it take? One hour is allocated for a Dermapen skin needling treatment.
Will I go red? Yes! Skin needling is kick starting your wound healing response so we want that inflammatory response! Some experience more redness than others & it can last for 12-48 hours approximately.
How long should I stay out of the sun? Keep out of direct sunlight for 48 hours & ensure you wear your SPF every day! Ideally wear a big hat in the days after your skin needling treatment.
What can I expect after the treatment? You may experience redness for 12-48 hours, everyones wound healing response differs. Your skin may feel dry & tight afterwards, almost like windburn for that 48 hour timeframe after treatment.
What should I be using on my skin? When skin needling the micro-channels within the skin are open, it is crucial to ensure a professional/medical skincare is used during this time. To maximise, maintain & deliver results using Environ medical skincare (award winning medical skincare for the last 3 years). A thorough skin consultation is recommended to target your concerns.