The Dermapen takes collagen induction therapy to the next level, giving amazing results with less damage, and therefore less pain and recovery time. Dermapen is the perfect way to treat fine lines and wrinkles around the lips and mouth, while
Known collectively as striae (such as in striae distensae, striae gravidarum, striae atrophicae, and more), stretch marks are those unsightly, off-color stretch that arise from tearing of the skin from sustained stretching. Stretch marks are most commonly associated with physical changes due to
One of the challenges for patients and doctors alike is dealing with treatment modalities, methods by which one may attack a medical problem. What works and what doesn’t, what is good for one thing but not great for another, is the issue at hand.
Requiring only topical anesthetic, fractional micro-needle therapy with Dermapen® (Derma Pen LLC, Salt Lake City, Utah) is FDA registered and provides a safe, viable and repeatable alternative to energy-based modalities that may also be more cost-effective.
Burn scars can be devastating to quality of life, not only due to appearance deficits but effects on mobility of the affected area and increased sensitivity as well. Various surgical interventions as well as dermatologic therapies such as laser resurfacing, fractional laser, radiofrequency energy, chemical peels, and dermabrasion are all […]
Striae distensae, also known as stretch marks, are similar to mild atrophic scarring associated with discoloration and “thinning” of the skin. Microneedling with Dermapen is an ideal therapy for stretch marks. It is excellent for areas of atrophic scarring, and stretch marks can be seen as areas of mild atrophic […]
Hypertrophic scars are raised, red and hard. They have a preponderance of type III collagen oriented parallel to the epidermal surface.