The inflammatory reaction of the skin following derma roller is extremely short and usually fades significantly within 12- 24 hours on average.
In order to reduce visible redness we apply soothing calming products after the procedure and can recommend products to suit your skin type for home use.
You may experience a mild stinging feeling immediately after treatment which usually subsides within an hour or so.
There are virtually no permanent negative side effects. Of the thousands performed worldwide none have been reported.
This article was written by Jane Keena of Complete LaserCare.
Jane qualified as a registered nurse in 1986 at Queen Alexandra Hospital Portsmouth and worked as a senior nurse in the NHS until 2001.
She left to pursue a career in laser hair removal, initially working for Boots the Chemist where she was appointed laser protection supervisor and gained a BTEC award in Laser and Intense Light Hair removal in March 2001.