Medical Skin Needling is an in clinic treatment used to produce skin tightening, a reduction in wrinkles and scar remodelling. An anaesthetic cream is applied before the medical Roller is used to pierce the upper layers of skin to produce micro wounding which releases your skins own natural growth factors. The release of growth factors stimulates thickening and tightening of the skin as well as scar reduction.
DERMAROLLER cosmetic roller is also available for purchase from the clinic for home use. The cosmetic Dermaroller is used to reduce fine lines and enhance the penetration of active medical skincare products to achieve a rejuvenated complexion.
Medical Skin needling is effective for:
- Wrinkles and sun damaged skin
- Acne scarring
- Scar adhesions/contractures
- Burn scars
- Surgical scars
- Skin laxity
- Post pregnancy tummy
- Uneven skin texture
The treatment is performed using sterile fully disposable materials, single use roller and sterile technique.
2-3 weeks of preparation and a post care regime is required to achieve optimal results.
A course of 1 to 3 is often required, depending on the depth of the medical roller used and the condition.
An initial consultation is necessary to assess the condition to decide which roller treatment is suitable.