Derma-rolling (Skin Needling Treatment): From £200

Skin needling or Derma-roller is an affordable, safe and increasingly popular skin renewal technique that restores the healthy, youthful appearance of your skin.It is fast becoming one of the most essential procedures to be offered in skin care clinics committed to results driven treatment and professional progression.With minimal downtime, it is fast becoming the treatment of choice for a wide range of skin concerns. At Wakeup with makeup have medically trained experts, so you can be confident you’re in safe hands.

How does a Dermaroller work?

A highly effective titanium Derma roller CE approved is rolled over the skin to create thousands of miniscule contact points,it allows for deep penetration into the dermal tissue to impart significant tissue regenerationleaving your body’s natural healing process to rejuvenate and repair the skin for a smoother, younger looking appearance.

Will a Dermaroller be suitable for my skin?

Dermaroller is proven to be effective on all areas of the body including the face, neck and décolletage. Unlike many other treatments, Dermaroller is one of the few skin therapies that is suitable to treat all skin types regardless of colour or sensitivity although it should not be used whilst acne is still active or in an aggressive state.Dermaroller can address significant issues such as ageing and laxity, fine lines and wrinkles, sun damage and pigmentation, acne, acne scarring, poor skin texture and even fine skin with broken capillaries. On the body it is also very effective against stretch mark, surgical scar tissue and cellulite.

How many Dermaroller treatments will I need?

A minimum course of 3 treatments is recommended at 4-6 week intervals to achieve optimum results depending on skin natural health and healing abilities, Improvement can be seen between 6-12 weeks following treatment, with results continuing to improve for up to a year or more after. Your practitioner will go through your skin assessment and treatment plan with you as everybody’s skin is different.

Does it hurt?

An application of anesthetic topical cream is applied prior to treatment although you may experience some mild discomfort throughout but this is kept to a minimum.

What results can I expect?

A full skin assessment is given to you and your skin, underlining any problems and health issues and a treatment plan will be given to you. Results can be seen progressively, with many clients noticing a noticeable improvement in their skin after 2 -3 sessions.

Can i have other treatments in between sessions?

Yes your practitioner will advise other treatments you can have in between sessions for your course, such as skin peels, micro dermabrassion, Injectables, Skin tightening etc as all work very well along side each other for optimal results.

Results include:

  • Improvement in skin texture
  • Reduction of large pores
  • Skin hydration and circulation
  • Improved pigmentation
  • Softening of acne scarring
  • Smoothed wrinkles and lines

What’s the recovery time?

Dermaroller is much less invasive than popular lasers and skin peel treatments as we are relying on your own skins natural barrier function for healing progression , meaning healing time is much shorter too – you can resume normal daily activities within just two days, after the procedure you may have a little swelling or redness similar to moderate sunburn.

Do i need after care?

Your practitioner will advise on what after care is needed at home and what tailored product regime will be required to get optimal results.