Derma Pen/ Derma Roller

Dermapen is one of the basic procedures of micro-needling for collagen induction therapy. It is used for the treatment of acne scars, skin rejuvenation and it is a non-surgical cosmetic procedure. The procedure involves repeatedly puncturing the skin with tiny sterile needles.

Side effects:

  • Not recommended if one has a history of allergies
  • Diabetes
  • Piercing on the skin creates thousands of micro-injuries

Treatment & Results:

Dr. Khilji Faisal Arif recommends automatic Dermapen micro-needling due to its effectiveness, as compared to other procedures. The cost is also a fraction of the leading alternatives. It is performed through a micro-needling pen which works on the healing process of the skin through micro-injuries. It is a recommended solution for almost all skin types, healing wrinkles, stretch marks, acne scars, enlarged pores, skin sags, hair loss, pigmentation marks, burn scars and also performed to improve skin tone and stimulate an even and plumper skin.

Dermaroller is one of the much safer skin rejuvenation treatment procedures compared to lasers, peels, and surgery

Side effects:

  • Temporary skin reddening
  • Dryness or mild inflammation
  • Temporary sun sensitivity
  • Infection

Treatment & Results:

Dr. Khilji Faisal Arif recommends Dermaroller for skin rejuvenation owing to its less-damaging property, as compared to peels, surgeries, and lasers. Guidance and Clear instructions are given to the patients for ease of usage at home and to avoid infections and the occurrence of any side effects.