THE DERMAROLLER: A BEAUTY TREND THAT IS HERE TO STAY
Perhaps this year's biggest beauty trend, derma roller, also known as micro-needling, are celebrated for good reason! and increased scientific evidence that it really works, it has become apparent that the much-loved derma roller is a beauty trend that is here to stay.
But to ensure the very best results following every treatment, it is important to use only the best skin care products with your selected derma rolling device. We explore the ins and outs of the best serums to use with your derma roller for optimal glowing effects.
WHY A DERMA ROLLER?
Microneedling both as a medical therapy and at-home treatments are known for their skincare benefits. Microneedling is the process of creating tiny micro wounds that trigger the body to fill them with collagen while leaving the epidermis intact.
And, derma rollers help to increase the absorption of skincare products, as the microneedles create microchannels which allow active ingredients to penetrate deeper into the skin. It is for this reason that you must choose the most effective and safest products available. Here are our favorites:
Using a serum is an important part of derma rolling, as the small injuries you’ve made to the skin allow for deeper and more effective absorption of your product of choice. Thus, it’s an excellent way to ensure key vitamins, minerals and antioxidants reach the innermost layers of your skin.
VITAMIN BOOSTS - VITAMIN C
Vitamin C is necessary for collagen production and maintenance. It is a potent antioxidant that can neutralize free radicals, shielding skin from the visible impact of pollution.
Find our selection of Vitamin C Serum.
Derived from vitamin A, retinol has the ability to boost both the turnover of skin cells and collagen production.
As such it can have a visible impact on the appearance of fine lines, acne scars, and sun damage, and can even 'out the texture of the skin.
Find our selection of Retinol Serum.
LOOK FOR HYALURONIC ACID
By providing an intense hydration to the skin, hyaluronic acid effectively restores elasticity and promotes cellular regeneration. When paired with a derma roller, the skin is densified and softened.
A form of hyaluronic acid that has a low molecular weight, allowing it to penetrate the epidermis layer more efficiently, stimulating the production of collagen and keeping the skin hydrated, firm and elastic.
Find our selection of Hyaluronic Acid Serum