What is a derma roller?

The derma roller is a cosmetic handheld device that is used to treat an array of skin issues, such as stretch marks, wrinkles and scars. The device contains 192 microneedles which are used to pierce small holes into the skin allowing for new collagen and elastin to be produced.

The main selling point regarding the derma roller is that it is really easy to use. You can either have the treatment in a clinic or do it yourself at home. A lot of people don’t have the time to drive to a clinic, thus being able to use it at home is a major plus. The product itself is also really easy to utilize. All you have to do is roll the derma roller over the skin you want to treat in alternate directions; four times vertically, four times horizontally and four times diagonally.

In addition to the simplicity of the product, another major advantage is that it is low risk, which is something uncommon for skin treatments. A lot of people shy away from using cosmetic procedures and products because they fear that something can go wrong. However, the derma roller provides excellent results with a very minute risk of anything going wrong. There are also no major side effects or possible complications.

Furthermore, the product also treats an array of skin issues instead of specifying to merely one. The derma roller can aid wrinkles, scars, acne problems, stretch marks and even hair loss problems. We’ll reveal more about the topic of stretch marks and derma rollers in this blog post. Its versatility is useful because it becomes a product which can be used for an array of things and thus its value for money is evident.

Finally one of the best things about the product is that it has had such positive feedback and thus it has become somewhat of a trusted procedure. You know exactly what you are getting from the derma roller and you feel safe because there have been hardly any negative reviews. This is highly uncommon as most skin products and procedures have been met with complications and complaints from an array of customers.

Derma rollers for stretch marks 

Stretch marks can often be a major cause of self-consciousness for women all over the world. Whether you have got them from giving birth, fluctuating weight or it is just the way God made you, it doesn’t change the fact; no one likes those pesky pink marks that show their faces at the top of our thighs and all over our stomachs. Thankfully, we can do something to stop them from taking over our otherwise perfect skin.

As mentioned, derma roller stretch marks treatment can not only help people who suffer from stretch marks but it is also effective for other skin scars, such as wrinkles and acne marks. In fact, it can even help those with hair loss issues.

But back to our pesky pink friends…  Stretch marks appear because of a lack of collagen and elastin in the body. Derma rollers work by prompting the body to create more collagen and elastin. It does this by creating small holes in the person’s skin. The derma roller is covered in numerous microneedles, by rolling it over the area of skin which contains the stretch mark it will puncture the skin in that area allowing for the process to begin.

You won’t begin to notice results straight away, as Derma roller treatment is an ongoing process. In fact, your skin will appear agitated and red at first, but this is completely normal and should calm down in a short period of time. You should notice improvements to your stretch marks after about six weeks of receiving the therapy, however, this depends on the person, so do not be alarmed if it takes a little bit longer. Whilst positive results are not 100% guaranteed from any cosmetic procedure, Derma roller treatment has received an array of popular feedback and positive reviews.

For some women stretch marks are completely natural and a few red marks on their skin do not bother them in the slightest, however, for others, it can be a major source of distress. If you are one of the women in the latter then why not try Derma roller therapy. Your stretch marks will definitely fade and in some cases even disappear, and you will be left feeling happier and much more confident.