What is Dermapen™?
Dermapen™ is a medically engineered device that utilizes 12 surgical grade micro-needles to deliver effective skin needling. Dermapen’s™ patented operation incorporates vertical oscillation technology to trigger the skin’s natural healing response. Multiple treatments provide long lasting rejuvenation and correction for face and body skin. Dr. Baroody uses the advanced Dermapen 3™ Professional medical device which may only be used in medical practices.
How does Dermapen™ work?
With the use of micro-needles, Dermapen™ stimulates the skin’s healing responses such as inflammation and long-term healing to encouraging the production of precious growth factors, collagen and elastin for naturally rejuvenated, revitalized and regenerated skin.
What makes Dermapen™ so unique?
Only Dermapen™ uses a specialized spring-loaded cartridge that is automated by an oscillating system. This delivers fast, fractional and virtually painless treatment that is non-ablative. Dermapen’s™ patented technology delivers vertical channels into the skin minimizing downtime and discomfort, while its adjustable speed and depth customizes each procedure for the needs of the patient. Dermapen™ offers the latest, most innovative and most awarded skin needling system in the world.
How does Dermapen™ compare to other methods of skin rejuvenation?
Dr. Baroody offers a wide array of treatments that help enhance the quality of your skin. The Dermapen™ is a good choice for some individuals because of its decreased risk of prolonged dark areas and scar tissue that is associated with using heat devices such as lasers. Another benefit of Dermapen™ treatments is that they may be performed on all skin types and tones.
Is the treatment safe?
Yes. Dermapen™ Medical treatments are performed by Dr. Baroody, a board-certified plastic surgeon, under strict sterile conditions.
How soon will I see results?
Results are typically seen after just one Dermapen™ Medical treatment; however cumulative treatments are required to achieve the full desired result. The regenerating process will continue for up to 24 months following your treatment which further enhances the final outcome.
Is a Dermapen™ Medical treatment painful?
Dr. Baroody applies a powerful numbing cream prior to your procedure to provide comfort for your Dermapen™ Medical procedures.
What is the downtime?
Localized redness may last up to 2 days following your treatment. Make-up may be used 24 hours after your procedure to reduce any visible redness. Most patients resume normal activities immediately after a Dermapen™ Medical treatment.
What conditions can a Dermapen™ Medical procedure treat?
Dr. Baroody is able to treat various conditions, such as ageing, wrinkles, ultraviolet damage, hyperpigmentation, hypopigmentation, vitiligo, rosacea, telangiectasia, problematic acne, dilated pores, milia, keratosis pilaris, scarring, stretch marks, hair loss and more using the Dermapen™.
How long does a Dermapen™ Medical treatment take?
A full face may be treated in approximately 10 minutes (not including anesthesia application or processing). After washing your face, Dr. Baroody will apply a topical anesthetic for approximately 20 minutes prior to your procedure.
How many treatments will I require?
Generalized rejuvenation can be achieved in a little as three treatments. Conditions such as scarring and stretch marks however may require a minimum of 5 sessions. Depending on the condition being targeted, treatments are performed on average every 4-8 weeks.