What is SkinPen?
SkinPen is the worlds first FDA-cleared, Micro-Mechanical, Skin Remodelling device indicated to treat hyperpigmentation (inc melasma), acne scarring & surgical scars. BSI & ISO certified and is registered as a medical device.
How does SkinPen Microneedling work?
The device creates thousands of microchannels that stimulate your body’s natural wound healing process, while minimizing cellular damage. This rejuvenates your skin from the inside out. The result is effective remodelling of scar tissue, while keeping the overall structure of the skin intact. Wound repair process;
Benefits of SkinPen Microneedling
Day 1 - Mild to moderate redness & swelling, similar to a sunburn. No sunscreen or makeup.
Day 2 – Some persistent redness & swelling may be present. May apply sunscreen & makeup.
Day 3 – Most redness, bruising & swelling almost gone.
Day 4 – Skin should return to normal appearance without makeup.
Risks & Reactions
Immediately after your treatment, you may look as though you have a moderate to severe sunburn. Your skin may feel warm & tighter than usual or may be slightly swollen. All of this is normal & should subside after 1-2 hours & will normally diminish within the same day or 24 hours. You may see slight redness after 24 hours but only in minimal areas or spots.
If you are concerned about any reaction, contact me immediately.