Dermapen 4 for Anti-aging: wrinkled, sagging, dull, uneven, acneic, and scarred skin
RETINAL ACTIVE is a powerful combination of rejuvenation properties and anti-ageing antioxidants. It is an intense infusion of vitamin A, and actively works to help lessen the visible signs of skin damage from and UV and ageing. This nourishing product contains retinaldehyde (retinal), and is particularly suitable in assisting with lessening the appearance of scars, deep wrinkles, stretch marks and atrophy due to its regulation of healthy cell renewal. Retinaldehyde is better tolerated than retinoic acid, making it a good option for those with sensitive or delicate skin.
It also targets and treats bacterial proliferation. RETINAL ACTIVE is a Dermapen approved pre- and post-operative cream for skin needing and clinical rejuvenation. It can also be used as an ongoing night cream.
Before and After a single procedure
Key Ingredients: Vitamin A (retinaldehyde), Vitamin E, Hyaluronic acid, Copper peptides, Neodermyl
Every 2-4 weeks for 4-6 times (depending on the severity of the skin condition)
First time visit consultation fee: 9,900 yen (including tax)
Revisit fee: 0 yen (included in the procedure cost)
Total face: 33,000 yen(including tax, anesthesiology cream, and sedative pack)
Weekday-only 5 procedures (10% off): 148,500 yen (including tax, anesthesiology cream, and sedative pack)
Note: The discount rate of weekday-only 5 procedures applies when all 5 procedures are completed during weekdays before 5 p.m.
※Not covered by Japanese Health Insurance
Contraindications: Pregnancy, breast feeding status, being allergic to anesthesiology cream/ metal needle/growth factor agents, and the procedure onto the skin with melasma
Frequent side effects: Erythema (redness of the skin), stinging/burning sensation, flaky skin, temporal and minor bleeding
Rare side effects: Allergic reaction against anesthesiology cream (1 in 20,000-50,000), allergic reaction against metal needle, herpes, keloid, temporal post inflammatory hyperpigmentation (1 in 30-50), and allergic reaction against growth factor (1 in 100-200)
Warning: The procedure can cause color degradation of permanent makeup. One week or longer period is required after hair removal procedures to take Dermapen procedure. Any skin foliating agents such as topical tretinoin, adapalene, or benzoyl peroxide should be halted at least one week before the procedure and can be applied again one week after the procedure.