SkinPen creates micro-channels (microscopic holes) at a rate of 1600 per second. These wounds stimulate your skin, kicking its healing process into high gear. Best of all, SkinPen doesn’t rely on heat or chemicals, so the results are natural and safe for all skin tones and types.
Aging causes the decline of collagen in the skin, contributing to wrinkles and other signs of aging. Collagen PIN helps keep the skin looking youthful, with a firm, smooth, and stretchy texture.
Microneedling can help with reducing the appearance of scars and stretch marks.
People can expect a reduction in the appearance of large pores, fine lines and wrinkles.
Full results may take 1-2 weeks, but many patients start to notice an improvement within 3-5 days of the treatment.
SkinPen results have been graded based on the G.Lemperle Wrinkle Assessment Scale, the Clinician’s Global Aesthetic Improvement Scale (CGAIS), and the Subject Global Aesthetic Improvement Scale (GAIS). The research is clear.
Unlike some alternatives, SkinPen has been clinically proven to be effective for women and men with with all Fitzpatrick Skin Types I – VI. Likewise, unlike lasers or chemical peels that can damage skin over the long term, SkinPen treatments, when properly spaced and overseen by a physician, can be used for years.
SkinPen creates hundreds to thousands of “micro” skin punctures per second to stimulate the skin’s natural wound healing process – inflammation, proliferation, and remodeling – to prompt tissue remodeling without causing scar tissue formation. Most patients can return to normal activities within 24 hours.
SkinPen should not be used on patients who have active skin cancer in the treatment area(s); open wounds, sores, or irritated skin in the treatment area(s); an allergy to stainless steel or anesthetics; a hemorrhagic (bleeding) disorder or hemostatic (bleeding) dysfunction; are pregnant or nursing; or are currently taking drugs with the ingredient isotretinoin (such as Accutane). Talk to your doctor to see if this treatment is right for you.
SkinPen is clinically proven to fight the appearance of neck wrinkles and reduce the appearance of acne scars. In fact, 90% of subjects in the clinical trial would recommend the treatment to friends and family. It’s a minimally invasive procedure performed in-office with little to no downtime. As the first FDA-cleared microneedling device, SkinPen sets the industry standard for safety.
Quite a bit. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s clearance covers not only the SkinPen device but the entire protocol. That includes the Skinfuse® Lift HG hydrogel used to protect against abrasion and friction during the treatment, as well as the custom-designed BioSheath to prevent cross contamination.
Some people are not candidates for microneedling treatment, including those with: an active skin infection, active acne, or keloid scarring. There may be skin irritation after the procedure. Other side effects could include: swelling, discomfort at the site, redness, bruising, dryness, or flaking of the skin.
Most patients see results after the first SkinPen treatment. Individual results vary depending on individual skin health. It is most common to begin to see true changes or positive results as soon as 1-2 weeks after the first treatment. Many patients comment on positive changes in even less time. Often, change is noted within just a few days.
Alex grew up in Wisconsin and moved to Florida in 2016 to attend Florida Gulf Coast University. After graduating in 2020, she attended the University of Miami and received her Masters in Skin Biology. Alex has the long term goal of becoming a PA.
Kassidy has just recently moved to Naples from Tuscaloosa Alabama. She vacationed here with here family for many years before deciding to move. We are delighted to have her here! Kassidy has her Cosmetology license and has worked in Aesthetics previously. Kassidy loves all things skin care and treatments. When she has time off she loves cooking and coffee but mostly family time with her husband Ryan and their adorable son Lucas!
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Felicia (Luminella) LE-MA/ is originally from Detroit Michigan (she is a Spartans fan!) now living in the Naples area for 13 years now. Most of you already know Felicia as she has been part of our family since 2018. She has been Dana’s MA (Medical Assistant) during this time. Now she has added a Licensed Esthetician and Licensed Electrolysis technician (hair removal) to her credentials. Outside of D-Lux, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her dog, Duke.
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