Microneedling with the 12 needle Dermapen, create multiple tiny punctures in the dermis to induce the release of growth factors which stimulate collagen and elastin production. It restores the skin back to its healthy youthful appearance. The main benefits are that there is no risk of skin damage as epidermis is left intact. There is direct delivery into the skin of active ingredients through the tiny micro junctions with an absorption of 300%. It is suitable for all skin types and conditions, including thin and fragile skin. Little side effects, safe and reliable, non-invasive, and risk-free. It is a short healing time, and very little downtime.
Microneedling is beneficial for:
Diabetes, Alopecia, , high blood pressure, kidney disease, heart conditions, breast feeding, hepatitis, cancer, autoimmune disease, herpes simplex, Hiv/Aids, Hyperpigmentation, liver disease, scars, epilepsy, haemophilia/blood disorders, pregnanc/breast feeding, , lupus, skin type V-V1(risk of hyperpigmentation, bacterial, fungal infections.
You will need downtime of at least 48 hours. There may be erythema, swelling and sensitivity after the treatment. No make-up, heat treatments or exercise are recommended for a minimum of 48 hours after the treatment.
Post Treatment and Aftercare:
No excessive exercise immediately after the treatment.
No make-up or skincare products.
Avoid exercise and heat treatment.
Avoid touching the skin.
48 hours after the treatment the skin will feel dull, flakey and tight for up to 5 days, apply soothing gel with chamomile, aloe vera, beta glucan and arnica. Avoid electrolysis, waxing, or bleaching the face for at least 72 hours.
No further facials for 4 weeks.
Do not sunbathe, use a sunbed, sauna or steam for at least 2 weeks. Always use SPF 50. Do not swim in chlorinated water for 14 days. No laser treatments for at least 10 days after a micro needling treatment.
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