Skin Needling

What is it? Skin needling involves puncturing the skin with small needles attached to a roller to induce collagen growth.

The needles cause thousands of microscopic injuries to the skin that cause it to begin a process of wound healing followed by the production of new collagen.

Skin Needling facts

Procedure Name Skin Needling
Alternative Names Collagen Induction, Derma Rolling, Dermal Stamping, Derma Pen Needling
Clinical Outcome Reduce appearance of stretch marks, acne scars and fine wrinkles
Treatment Price Special price: $350 including numbing cream
Alternative Options/ Additional products Home based skin needling device

  1. Skin damage must be is momentary, controlled and well-calibrated.
  2. Laser resurfacing, plasma resurfacing, deep chemical peels, dermabrasion skin rejuvenation procedures work on similar principle. The difference is how dermal damage to the skin achieved. However the goal is essentially the same - to encourage skin rejuvenation and remodelling by synthesis of the new skin matrix.
  3. No destruction of the outer skin layer epidermis over large areas required
  4. Shorter recovery time, little discomfort and minimal risk of infection compare to other skin rejuvenating procedure laser resurfacing and plasma therapy
  5. The results of skin needling are cumulative, so after multiple treatments the results could be comparable to those of laser resurfacing.

What's it good for?

  • Acne scars & some other non-deep scars
  • Stretch marks
  • Fine wrinkles
  • To restore skin tightness and skin texture. The neck, arms, abdomen, thighs, and areas between the breasts and buttocks can be treated.
  • Upper lip creases may respond well
  • To tighten skin after liposuction
  • Lax skin on the arms and abdomen

How long effects last?

The production of new collagen continues for up to 12 months after the procedure. Depressed acne scars, wrinkles, skin texture and tightness are all improved as a result.

Recovery time after the procedure

The skin is red and swollen for one to two days with a light grazing over the treated area appearing on day two. Most patients are able to return to work and normal activities within 48 hours of treatment.

How many treatments do you need?

Multiple treatments are usually necessary to achieve significant improvement in the appearance and depth of lines and scars. Improvement in the appearance of scars and lines may require treatments every two to three months. 5 sessions recommend in total per year.

Skin needling takes approximately 30 - 45 minutes to complete though you will need to arrive at least 20 minutes prior to allow for the application of a topical anaesthetic.

Skin Needling Cost?

The cost varies depending on the size of the treatment area and the extent of scarring.

Prices for small areas start at $150. Add additional $50 for numbing cream. The maximum you per treatment is $390.

Today Special:

Skin needling full face treatment only - $300
Skin needling hands or neck - $250

If you buy 3 treatments you receive 1 HOME dermal skin needling roller FREE of charge

If you buy 5 treatments you receive 1 HOME dermal roller & actives serum FREE of charge

We also encourage you to buy personal skin roller. It's recommended for gentle home use 2-3 times a week between treatments.

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