What is treatment?

Derma-roller is a type of collagen induction treatment which can induce the synthesis of new collagen & elastin in the skin. Derma roller also helps in increasing the blood circulation in the treated area. Derma roller has many micro needles of different size through which a controlled injury is given and in the injured area healing process is initiated. This is a very effective way to rejuvenate the skin from within treating dull skin, open pores, uneven skin tone in one go. Since it also induces collagen synthesis in the skin it reduces acne scars.

Why do we need this treatment?

In todays hectic lifestyle people have no time to take care of themselves. Everybody wants to look beautiful and young, but are not willing to give time to take care. So, keeping time in mind one can go for this treatment as this treatment gives your skin what it needs in a very short time leaving your skin soft, supple and rejuvenated.

How frequently should it be done?

Derma roller is usually done once a month, but after 3-4 sessions it can be done once in 2 months, in case of acne scars effect stays forever.

Things to Know

Derma roller can be done in both male and female

  • Open pores
  • Dull skin
  • Uneven skin tone
  • Pigmentation
  • Fine lines
  • Freckles
  • Broken capillaries
  • Acne scars
  • Anti-ageing &
  • Stretch marks.

Derma roller can be done in both male and female, age is not specified, depending on the condition but again one can get treated at the age of 13 years and above.

If there is any injury or cut on your skin, it healed by forming of new collagen tissue in your skin on its own. We follow the same mechanism in Derma pen. We numb a particular area and give you a controlled injury on that area this injury can be healed by forming of new collagen tissues

Derma roller is quite a safe procedure. There is hardly any risk involved in it, it all depends in the hands of an experienced dermatologist. We would recommend you to get this treatment done under supervision of a dermatologist.

This is a very safe procedure with practically no side effects. However in some cases a person can see PIH “ POST INFLAMMATORY HYPER PIGMENTATION” Which is temporary and response to medicines easily.

If one stops taking this treatment there is no side effects, a person does not depend on the treatment however ageing is an ongoing process so, we recommend you to continue the procedure as and when recommend by the dermatologist.

As derma roller is a very safe procedure but one must keep few important precautions in mind:-

1. one should use sunscreen daily. specially while going out in the sun.

2. one should keep the hydration level of the skin good by drinking good amount of water and apply moisturisers

Dr Shail Gupta, MD (renowned dermatologist) with almost 2 decades of experience in the field of dermatology says that this is one of his favourite treatments. According to Dr. Gupta this treatment is very safe has practically no side effects with consistent results.
Yes, this treatment can be combined with other treatments
One must avoid make up soon after the treatment. Use mild makeup after applying protective moisturiser only if its required.
There are many myths related to this treatment. This treatment does not make your skin sensitive but one should get the treatments done only by an expert dermatologist.
The downtime of derma roller is 1-2 days
Derma roller is a painless procedure. As anaesthetic cream is applied before the procedure to numb the area. Thus causing minimal or no pain.
The duration of one session is 10-15 min maximum.
Derma roller can be done on scalp and face. It can also be done on other body parts for different indications like stretch marks.
Derma roller is a very scientific treatment which require skills, to rejuvenate the skin from deep within. Parlour treatments are generally very superficial and whatever benefits you see because of parlour facials is because of usage of bleach, which is a very harmful chemical. Thus making the treatment different and safe from parlour

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