This creates tiny micro-channels in the skin, which triggers the body's natural healing process and stimulates the production of collagen and elastin.
Dermapen is a minimally invasive and effective treatment for various skin concerns, including fine lines, wrinkles, acne scars, hyperpigmentation, and uneven skin texture.
During a Dermapen treatment, a numbing cream is applied to the skin to minimize any discomfort. The Dermapen device is then moved over the skin, creating tiny punctures. The depth and speed of the needles can be adjusted to target different skin concerns and areas of the face. The treatment typically takes 30-45 minutes and is performed by a trained skincare professional.
After a Dermapen treatment, the skin may appear red and slightly swollen for a few hours. Patients are advised to avoid sun exposure and strenuous exercise for a few days, as well as using gentle skincare products to avoid irritation.
Frequently Asked Questions
Dermapen is a type of micro needling treatment that involves using a handheld device with tiny needles to create small punctures in the skin. These punctures trigger the body’s natural healing process, stimulating collagen and elastin production and helping to reduce the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and other skin imperfections.
The Dermapen device uses a series of very fine needles to create controlled micro-injuries in the skin. These micro-injuries stimulate the body’s natural healing process, encouraging the production of collagen and elastin, which are essential for maintaining healthy, youthful-looking skin. The Dermapen can be used on the face, neck, décolleté, hands, and other areas of the body.
Dermapen can help improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, acne scars, stretch marks, hyperpigmentation, and other skin imperfections. It can also help to reduce pore size, improve skin texture and tone, and increase the skin’s overall radiance and glow.
Dermapen is generally considered safe for most people. However, as with any cosmetic treatment, there are some risks and potential side effects to consider. These may include redness, swelling, bruising, and temporary sensitivity or discomfort in the treated area.
The number of Dermapen treatments you will need depends on your individual skin concerns and goals. Some people may see improvement after just one treatment, while others may require several sessions to achieve optimal results. Your dermatologist or aesthetician can help you determine the best treatment plan for your specific needs.
During a Dermapen treatment, you may experience some mild discomfort or sensitivity, but most people find the procedure to be relatively painless. After the treatment, you may experience some redness, swelling, and sensitivity in the treated area, but these side effects should subside within a few days. You may also notice some peeling or flaking of the skin as it begins to regenerate and heal.
Most people are able to resume their normal activities immediately after a Dermapen treatment, although you may want to avoid wearing makeup or using harsh skincare products for a day or two. It’s also important to avoid sun exposure and to wear sunscreen to protect your skin as it heals and regenerates.
Dermapen is generally safe and effective for most people, but it may not be suitable for everyone. You may not be a good candidate for Dermapen if you have an active skin infection, open wounds or cuts, or certain medical conditions that affect your skin’s healing ability. It’s best to consult with your dermatologist or aesthetician to determine if Dermapen is right for you.
What People Says!
Our patients confirm how they feel after performing this procedure at Vitto MD.
“I recently had the opportunity to experience the incredible treatments at Vitto MD, and I am beyond thrilled with the results. The staff made me feel comfortable from the moment I walked in, and they took the time to understand my specific concerns and goals. “