The iMicroPen - Microneedling Device is an automatic microneedling instrument that uses a disposable needle tip cartridge with 12 micro needles. It is a safe and effective skin treatment performed by Aestheticians, PA and MD's. Microneedling or Collagen Induction Therapy (CIT) is one of the most recent advancement in skin rejuvenation. This treatment Technique uses the body's natural response to controlled dermal injury. The iMicroPen is used by the technician to create micro perforation in the upper layer of the dermis, triggering a natural body mechanism to produce new collagen and elastin, resulting in a visible improved in the skin tone and texture. Additional to this , this technique improves the skin's function to absorb topical products such as anti-aging and vitamin serums to softens wrinkles, improve acne scars and reduce hyper pigmentation.
- Soften Wrinkles and fine lines.
- New collagen production stimulation.
- Improve acne scars.
- Reduces age spots and sun spots.
- Improve the appearance of stretch marks.
- Reduces pore size.
- Improve overall skin tone and texture.
- Improve product penetration into the skin
Here is a microneedling before and after image of a patient with acne scars:
Q. How long does a treatment with the iMicroPen take?
A. The treatment itself should be completed in approximately 20 to 30 minutes. Allow at least 30minute numbing cream application before the procedure.
Q. How will the iMicroPen treatment feel?
A. The aggressiveness of the treatment is controlled. Prior to perfoming the microneedling a numbing cream should be applied. The depth on the needle penetration will vary depend on the treatment to be perform and what is the condition that you want to treat, nevertheless the penetration is adjusted to the patient comfort. light pressure is applied to glide the pen across the skin.
Q. How will the patient feel the skin after the treatment?
A. The skin will be red after the treatment similar to a sunburn and sensitive to the touch. It is recommended the use of soothing serums or cream to accelerated the healing process. Normally within two hours, the redness and sensitivity will diminish and within 24 to 48 hoursthe skin will be healed.
Q. Does the iMicropen treatment can be safely performed on all skin types?
A. Yes, the iMicroPen Treatment can be safely performed on any skin type.
Q. Is there any downtime after a Microneedling treatment?.
A. The inflammatory reaction of the skin is short and will fade away within a few hours from redness to pink. The use of sun protection is highly recommended.
Q. How many treatment should a person have to see results?
A. It will all vary upon the skin type and condition to be treated, typically this treatment is done in series of 3 to 6 treatments spaced 2 to 4 weeks apart.
*Unit comes with Carrying Case, Charger, and 3 Sterile Needles