DermaPen 2018-02-02T09:33:11-05:00



DermaPen micro-needling device delivers collagen induction therapy via fractional delivery of needles into the epidermis and dermis. These micro-injuries to the skin encourage the power of the body’s innate ability to regrow and repair the skin through the physiology of collagen induction. Micro-needling treatments are typically performed in a series of 4 to 6 treatments over the course of 2 to 6 months. Treatment on the face is the primary location, but skin needling can successfully be used in any area of the body.

The DermaPen® is an automated skin-needling device. This procedure is also called micro-needling. Although not as quickly or definitively effective as lasers, this simple mechanical device based on fine needle penetration can also deliver some of the same benefits of lasers at an affordable price. DermaPen offers a solution for skin conditions that you might seek treatment for: wrinkles and fine lines, acne scarring, stretch marks, wound healing stimulation, skin tightening, lifting and rejuvenation. A DermaPen treatment can complement other treatment options like chemical peels, IPL, microdermabrasion and laser skin tightening.

How does skin-needling work?

The premise is simple – create a small wound and the skin will respond with collagen production and new skin cells. Depending on the depth of the needle penetration, the DermaPen can offer skin rejuvenation levels from the simple enhancement of product absorption to the clinical treatment of scars and wrinkles.

What can the DermaPen be used for?

DermaPen allows the physician to quickly treat specific skin areas – large or small – to achieve a number of goals such as:

  • Improve Skin Texture / Tone
  • Improve Skin Texture of the Neck
  • Improve the Appearance of Acne Scarring
  • Improve the Appearance of Lip Wrinkles
  • Improve the Appearance of Melasma & Pigmentation
  • Improve the Appearance of Stretch Marks
  • Improve the Appearance of Superficial Facial Wrinkles
  • Improve the Appearance of Textural Improvements to Chest
  • Improve the Appearance of Trauma Scarring
  • Increase Product Absorption
  • Minimize Pore Appearance

If you discover any of these symptoms you should visit one of our Top10MD dermatologists for diagnosis and treatment before the condition worsens.


An experienced Dermatologist knows exactly how to treat any skin condition. They can help you restore aging skin using advanced dermatology techniques and help you maintain one of your most important organs – your skin.

There are thousands of Dermatologists to choose from; however, not all doctors are created equal. That’s why we’ve selected your city’s best Dermatologists – to make the decision process easier for you and your family.

For your peace of mind, Top10MD Dermatologists’ credentials are validated yearly to verify medical licenses have no serious patient care sanctions, current Board Certifications in their given medical specialty, current DEA & DPS licenses, and malpractice insurance. A Top10MD has at least 5+ years experience or has performed 300+ procedures in their given specialty and a current Patient Satisfaction Score of 8.5 or higher.

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