MICRONEEDLING / DERMAPEN
Microneedling or Dermapen uses multiple needles that vertically pierce the skin. This enhances rejuvenation results and is far safer for the client because there is much less epidermal damage.
The automatic vibrating function increases the effectiveness and efficiency of treatments by increasing absorption of products, whilst reducing pain & discomfort.
Dermapen can be as effective as ablative treatments such as fractional laser, IPL, laser resurfacing and chemical peels, without the negative side effects and downtime.
BENIFITS OF DERMAPEN
Speed – up to 1000 holes per second
Shorter treatment times
Adjustable needle depth
Light weight hand-piece
Shorter Downtime healing
WHEN CAN I SEE THE RESULTS
Each person and their own skin is different from other people. Therefore, the results given below are on a general estimate guideline. The Specialist Aesthetician will approximately advise you on the expected results to be achieved. However you will be able also to see for yourself how your skin is improving after each treatment, and whether you want to continue with the treatment and have more sessions or you are satisfied with the results so far and happy to stop. Nevertheless your skin will need the home care prescriptive to maintain the results and strengthen the skin to fight any further damage that may occur after the cessation of treatment.
Typically, you will see results after the first treatment. Lasting and more significant results will occur after 4 to 6 treatments (spaced 4-6 weeks apart). Your skin will continue to improve over the next 6-12 months after a course of treatments and when combined with the recommended home post treatment care.
Skin tightening, natural collagen
Induction, lifting & rejuvenation
Acne scars & wound healing
Reduces wrinkles & fine lines
Minimises pore size
Improves stretch marks
Treats alopecia (When used in conjunction with topical treatment)
No cross infection – disposable needles
IS THE TREATMENT PAINFUL
Generally there is no downtime of recovery from the treatment, but you may experience facial redness for 12-48 hours after the treatment. Most people are able to return to normal daily activities immediately after the treatment. Application of a breathable camouflage will seal the skin and cover any redness for an immediate return to work. You will be completely advised on the home care and any side effects or reactions that you may have later on and how to deal with them too. It is important to follow exactly the advice given to you by the aesthetician and to use the home care prescriptives to maintain the skin in between the treatments.