The Dermaroller® is a safe, effective, minimally-invasive cosmetic procedure that involves the use of a micro-needling device.
Microneedling is a minimally invasive technique of remodeling skin with little to no downtime. This Vital Collagen Induction treatment utilizes the FDA approved Medical Dermaroller to create micro-needle punctures into the dermis. By doing so, the skin’s natural defense allows it to create new collagen cells by stimulating growth and healing factors. This results in a quick healing time with generally excellent results.
The Dermaroller is suitable to treat a wide variety of skin concerns such as acne scars, lines, skin laxity, texture and tone, photo damage, and other skin imperfections. The Dermaroller is a great rejuvenation treatment for the face, but is also very effective on the body. It can help reduce the appearance of stretch marks and tighten “mummy tummy.” Since it is not a laser, it can be performed on all skin types safely and effectively, even during the summer time.
There is basically no downtime associated with the procedure and there is minimal discomfort. Treatments can be performed every two months until the desired results are reached, but visible improvement can be seen after even one treatment.
There are very few side effects associated with Dermaroller, but immediately after the treatment redness and occasional pinpoint bleeding may occur. This is usually gone within a day or two, and some dehydration may last few a few days while the old cells shed to reveal new healthy glowing cells. For proper assessment, pre and post protocol and a personal treatment regime, a complimentary consultation done by one of our trained medical estheticians is advisable.
In association with the Dermaroller treatment performed in clinic, there is an at home version that can also be purchased at TDC. The home roller will enhance your treatments, continue to improve your results on an ongoing basis, and it is such a fabulous exfoliation system, that it allows up to 200x better penetration of your home care products. Used regularly, it can thicken up the top layer of your skin by 30%, leaving healthy glowing, tighter skin. It is indicated to help control oil for those who have to deal with acne breakouts and is especially good for women who tend to get hormonal acne. It is cost efficient and easy to use. For about 10 minutes 2-3 times a week, it is one of the best home care additions anyone could consider for optimal enhancement of their skin.
Treatment for scar
Treatment for acne scar
Treatment for collagen growth
Treatment for stretch marks
The eDermaStamp® by Dermaroller® causes minimally invasive precision micro-injuries of the epidermis and dermis, without causing open wounds or ablative damage. The puncturing channels close after a short time and these micro-injuries trigger the body’s wound healing cascade, which induces an increased collagen production in the treated skin. The eDermaStamp® by Dermaroller® triggers the construction of new tissue by stimulating healthy cell regeneration in precision-targeted areas that show the signs of aging. It effectively reduces wrinkles, tightens and thickens the skin, and – perhaps most impressively – fills and smooths scars. Features the highest quality, medical grade, sterile needles – optimally placed for precision penetration and maximum safety.
2. Healing Cascade
3. Younger Looking Skin
When it comes to minimally invasive treatments, Micro-needling Collagen Induction therapy with the eDermaStamp® by Dermaroller® is clinically proven and is perhaps the most successful treatment available for the common signs and symptoms of aging such as wrinkles, loss of skin volume, and crepey skin. The eDermaStamp® by Dermaroller® micro-needling treatment even targets the epidermis in such a way that it is clinically proven to minimize scars and stretch marks. The eDermaStamp® by Dermaroller® therapy triggers the body’s spontaneous healing process, stimulating cell proliferation and causing the formation of new collagen. This results in a thicker, more supple, cellular matrix. Results: visibly younger looking skin.
*Results may vary from person to person.
Here is a selection of media articles quoting our renowned dermatologists Dr. Benjamin Barankin and Dr. Anatoli Freiman as they pertain to treatment with dermaroller microneedling. Toronto Dermatology Centre is proud to be among the largest treatment centres for dermaroller microneedling in Canada.
Before and After Photo Disclaimer:
With all before and after images shown on the site, no claims are made that results are guaranteed to be exactly the same. Results will vary by individual patient and no guarantees are made. Images of actual patients are shown for informational purposes only.
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