Micro-needling is a cosmetic method used to treat skin problems.
What is micro-needling? And what is a derma-roller?
Micro-needling is a modern method of using micro-needles to treat patients’ skin problems. A derma-roller used as an instrument. The derma roller has the shape of a roller.
The surface of the roller studded with special finely ground needles. And also, the construction of the derma roller enables an even rolling movement over the skin.
And also, areas of skin treated gently. The individual needles are standardized in their entirety in terms of length and thickness.
And also, the normalization of the needles is an essential prerequisite for achieving consistent results during treatment.
Which skin problems treated with micro-needling?
Micro-needling can be used for various skin problems to achieve better aesthetic results in terms of skin texture.
The individual skin status before the treatment has a decisive influence on the therapy result. The indication areas summarized for you in the form of an overview.
Micro-needling treatment with the derma roller (examples)
- with the formation of delicate skin folds
- with sagging skin structure
- for signs of ageing of the skin
- for hair falling out
- at Striae
- for cellulite
- for stretch marks
- with scarring
- for acne scars
- Micro-needling at home or in the office?
The “do it yourself” (DIY) trend continues. What applies to home improvement is generally counterproductive in the medical field.
DIY can expect the worst results on your own body.
Theoretical foundations and usable experience lack to deal with acute problems adequately and counteract them in good time.
And also, the eyes and back area must be reached and observed during treatment.
It is better to opt for treatment by experienced experts in the medical field and with a wealth of experience in aesthetic cosmetics.
The high-quality design of the microneedles allows sterilization before each use to avoid infections caused by the treatment.
The quality of the needles used suffers imperceptibly. The fineness of the needle tips retained.
Different needle shapes used during the treatment. The thin needles are elongated.
The thick hands have a short, compressed design.
Devices for home use generally have short needles to prepare the outer layer of skin (epidermis) for regeneration.
It does not reach the connective tissue layer. Extraordinarily long and fine needles are required to stimulate collagen formation.
The needle variant should be used for treatment by therapy-experienced experts trained and trained in dealing with problems that arise.
And also, who have mastered safe sterilization and procedures with the derma roller.
In contrast to the visual inspection, the subtleties of the cannula grinding can see under the microscope.
Damage to patients due to incorrectly disinfected and non-sterilized devices expected in the home. The potential danger of infection not recognized.
Disposable rollers are unsuitable in terms of material and do not meet the quality standards required to achieve an optimal treatment result.
How does the treatment with micro-needling work?
A local pain reliever (local anaesthetic) applied about an hour before the therapy session.
The skin in the treatment area carefully disinfected.
The ointment applied over a large area.
The firming ingredients worked into the deep layers of the skin during the treatment.
If necessary, an anaesthetic cold air stream can supply synchronously counteract an increased sensation of pain effectively.
Later than the treatment, the skin will redden, and minor bleeding will stop.
However, a cream is helpful to soothe the skin.
The swelling is minor and resolves after a few days.
However, the first effects can seen immediately after the treatment.
The skin is firmer and looks more vital. The treatment has a long-term effect for weeks and months.
The new formation (neogenesis) of collagen fibres in the connective tissue stimulated.
The connective-tissue fibres accumulate segmented (in layers). The skin feels fuller, firmer and more revitalized.
The formation of collagen and the tightening of the skin can last for weeks to a few months. As a result, repeat treatment recommended after three to four months at the latest.
What are the side effects and risk associated with micro-needling?
The risk of severe side effects classified as low with Bach and repat treatment technology.
The treatment method has proven itself in practice. And also, there is often redness and bruising that resolve within days.
However, people with scar growths and keloids should exclude from micro-needling.
To prevent increased pigment formation (hyperpigmentation) after micro-needle therapy.
And also, sunscreen with a sun protection factor of 30 and higher should use for one to two weeks. Direct sunlight or a visit to the solarium must strictly avoid.
If you are prone to herpes recurrence, preventive pre-treatment can help avoid or delay a new outbreak immediately after the micro-needling.