Purpose of the treatment
DERMAPEN MICRONEEDLING is one of the most popular non-surgical treatment for Face and Body skin rejuvenation. Whether you are worried about aging, scars, pigmentation, cellulite or even just want to boost a dull completion – but don’t want to undergo the pain, expense, and stress of surgery – then, Medical Micro-needling presents a middle ground, to help you achieve excellent results with minimal pain and inconvenience.
Dermapen is an electric skin needling device is similar to the Dermaroller. It uses many tiny micro needles to create a micro trauma to the skin to stimulate a healing response.
What skin condition can be treated with Dermapen?
Dermapen Microneedling is a multi-purpose treatment and can effectively sort out many anti-aging problems and skin imperfections:
- Depressed Scars
- Stretch marks
- Acne Scars
- Sun damage
- Hair loss
A small Dermapen head with hundreds of tiny needles penetrates into the skin and creates a controlled micro dermal injures. The tiny wounds will trigger a body’s self-healing mechanism which stimulates the skin to produce a new collagen and elastin tissue.
In addition to stimulating collagen growth and enhance desired results, the micro-needling also creates channels through which revitalising products can be applied to the skin and nourish it at much deeper level. We apply a sterile Mesococktails such as: Vitamins, Amino Acids, Hyaluronic Acid, Growth Factors and Biomimetic Peptides.
Duration of one session
Treatment’s duration for Dermapen Microneedling depends on the area which needs to be treated. On average, it would take between 45 minutes for small area on Face up to 2 hours for larger area on Body.
Maximum recommended number of sessions
We recommend a minimum of 3 treatments for anti-aging and 6 treatments for scars with one or one and half month intervals.
During consultation, our qualified specialist will advise on the number of the necessary sessions for a better results and frequency of visits.
Recovery time after 1 session
It is almost no downtime after Dermapen Microneedling treatment. The skin may appear a bit red, swollen and feel tighter. The therapist will provides all necessary post treatment care to calm down your skin and advises you on home care routine.
Your skin usually will get back to normal within few hours or some cases a couple of days, but it will not deprive you from your normal daily activity.
Microneedling procedure is relatively inexpensive at Prima Britannia starting from £120.
For all pricing options, please look at our Price list.