Dermapen is an aesthetic application made to make the skin look more lively, fuller and beautiful. Non-surgical dermapen application is applied with the help of devices today. Micro needles are used in dermapen application, which dates back to Ancient China. It is aimed to reach the natural and beautiful appearance of the skin by removing some deformations that occur due to environmental factors and as we age. Environmental factors, some diseases and some cosmetic applications; It can cause skin problems such as wrinkles, cracks, burns, scars, acne scars, and sunspots. These problems, which can occur with the decrease of collagen, elastin and hyaluronic acid in the skin, are eliminated with dermapen application. Depending on the type of application, the duration of effect is permanent or temporary.
What is Dermapen?
Dermapen, microneedling or collagen induction therapy; It is applied by stimulating the superficial layer of the skin. This excitation is done by means of micro needles. With the micro-wounds and micro-bleeds formed in the stimulated skin tissue, the skin is regenerated.
Deformations on the skin can have different causes. The main reasons are; environmental factors, smoking, wrong cosmetic applications and aging. Deformations; They may appear as sagging, wrinkles, cracks and stains in different areas of the body. The decrease in proteins such as collagen and elastin in the skin structure causes these deformations.
The micro-wounds created in the skin tissue with the Dermapen application heal themselves as well as these deformations. The tissue is enriched with collagen and elastin proteins for the healing of micro-wounds. This provides a fuller, healthier and younger appearance to the skin of the person.
How is Dermapen Applied?
Dermapen is applied according to the needs of the person. Today, microneedling is done with a pen-like device. Since it is applied to the upper surface of the skin, it usually does not have side effects such as bruising, injury or bleeding. Dermapen application is done as a minimum of 4 sessions in 4 weeks, which may vary according to the need. In practice, vibratory microneedling is done between 20 and 40 minutes.
With Dermapen application, it is aimed to start the natural healing process in the area where the person needs it. This healing process does not affect the person’s daily life and social life. The very small needles used allow the natural healing process to take place at a micro level. In this way, the occurrence of side effects that will cause an aesthetically bad appearance on the skin is prevented.
Dermapen is not only applied to skin deformations that have occurred. It can also be applied as a preventive measure. It differs from other aesthetic applications as it does not require surgical procedures or injections. Dermapen, which we can call a therapy, provides a permanent effect in some cases, while in some cases it has a temporary effect. The duration and level of effect differ depending on factors such as the area to be treated and the reason for the application. It may not be possible to eliminate all skin problems with a single session. It is possible to achieve a more permanent effect as a result of repeated, regular sessions.
What Is Dermapen Applied For?
Dermapen is a method that can be used for many different skin problems. With this app:
- Wrinkles on the skin
- Cracks in the skin
- Acne and acne scars
- large pores
- Hair loss
- skin dryness
- Sunspot and burn marks
- Regional color differences in the skin
- Wrinkles that develop around the eyes and are called crow’s feet
- Treatment of skin problems such as under-eye bags can be provided.
Where is Dermapen Applied?
Dermapen can be applied to the whole body. Since it is applied to the upper surface of the skin, the application area is wider. Although it is generally applied to the face, it can also be applied to areas such as the neck, arm region, upper hand, abdomen and hips. The areas where it can be applied on the face are around the eyes, around the lips, forehead and chin.
Is Dermapen Dangerous?
Dermapen is a safe procedure thanks to the size of the needles used during the application and the way of application. Due to the fact that the skin thickness is not equal in all parts of the body, a small amount of bleeding may occur in thin skin areas. A few days after the application, redness and burning sensation may occur in the application area.
Who is Dermapen Applied to?
Dermapen can be applied to all individuals over the age of 18. It is not recommended to be applied in patients with blood coagulation diseases. People who have diseases that affect the skin tissue such as diabetes and lupus and delay the healing period should definitely get a doctor’s opinion before the application. If deemed appropriate, these people can also apply to dermapen application.
Individuals with an allergic nature should also inform their physician about this before the procedure. Solutions applied to the skin during the procedure may cause allergic reactions in some people. It is very important to inform the physician before the procedure in order to prevent such undesirable situations.
What Should Be Considered After Dermapen Application?
Depending on the application area, slight bleeding and redness may occur. A few days after the procedure, extreme sensitivity or a burning sensation may occur in the area where the procedure is performed. These situations are normal as long as they are limited to a few days. If these effects persist, it is recommended to consult your doctor.
The area where Dermapen is applied should be protected against physical contact for the first few days. At the same time, contact of this area with hot water should be avoided. Since the sensitivity of the skin will increase after the procedure, it should be protected against the sun. It is very important to use sunscreen especially during the healing process of the skin. Regardless of the season, it is recommended not to go outdoors without applying sunscreen for an average of 1 week after the procedure.