Dermaroller Treatments for Acne/Acne Scarring (Body)

Anyone who has ever suffered with acne can attest to just how difficult it can be to live with. Most common during teenage years due to hormone changes, it can be a rather unsightly condition that causes skin inflammation and one or a number of types of spot to occur. These range from blackheads and whiteheads, to nodules and cysts, the latter of which can often leave the skin with long-term scarring if the spot should burst damage the surrounding skin.

While acne and acne scarring is most commonly associated with the face, it often affects areas on the body as well, such as the chest and the back. Although most instances of acne don’t negatively impact your physical health, living with such an unsightly skin condition can have rather negative implications on mental wellbeing. The skincare market is saturated with products that claim to help, but finding one that works for you can be like finding a needle in a haystack, and once scars set in it can be hard to know where to turn. Dermaroller is a minimally-invasive treatment that offers an expert solution for treating both active acne and scarring.

For more information, see our faq section below, or get in touch to book a free consultation at North West Aesthetics today.

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Frequently asked questions

As opposed to other treatment options, dermaroller treatment is a very cost-effective solution, from £199 per treatment session,  depending on the size of the treatment area.

Tiny channels are created in the skin using a handheld device with a roller head of tiny needles. As this glides across your skin, it causes mild trauma and triggers a natural healing process that stimulates the production of collagen and healthy skin tissue.

These self-healing mechanisms rejuvenate the skin for a clear, youthful, radiant complexion, with acne and acne scarring significantly minimised.

This is a quick and effective treatment that should take no longer than 30 minutes, varying slightly depending on the size of the treatment area.

Multiple treatment sessions are usually recommended for the best possible results, although some results are seen after just one treatment. In order to maintain long-term results, repeat treatments can be scheduled as appropriate.

Don’t hesitate to return to your daily routine as your skin heals, no significant downtime is necessary.

Immediately after your treatment you will notice some redness and increased sensitivity, although this is only temporary.

If you have struggled to find a solution for acne that works for you, don’t hesitate to try dermaroller treatment as we’re sure you’ll be pleasantly surprised. Not only does it offer rejuvenation for acne and acne scarring, but this type of treatment also offers anti-ageing benefits. Your suitability for dermaroller treatment will be assessed during your consultation.

At North West Aesthetics, our friendly and attentive team prioritise your wants and needs, offering bespoke treatment plans that work specifically for you. We take the time to get to the bottom of your concerns via a thorough consultation, before then considering the best possible course of action. A high standard of treatment and care is imperative, which is why our staff are extensively trained and experienced in all aspects of advanced non-surgical aesthetics, led by renowned medical doctor, Dr David Taylor.