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Is it safe to use derma roller while pregnant

A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Zachary Veres
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Derm roller : They do work to improve skin appearance and promote collagen synthesis .
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Larry Nichter
Plastic Surgery 37 years experience
DermaPen: Many needling devices are available. We personally prefer the DermaPen device.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Christopher Marek
Plastic Surgery 24 years experience
Probably fine: You are correct to be concerned. However, the pins/needles used in rollers are very small and not likely to lead to significant scarring. My suggest... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
Plastic Surgery 47 years experience
At home Dermaroll: Any at home treatments has many downsides. Best to be preformed by expert in skin care or doctor.
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A female asked:
Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics 35 years experience
No very different: Microdermabrasion completely removes the to player of your skin (poor analogy = mowing your lawn) an may be greater superficial irregularities. Dermar... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
Dermatology 33 years experience
Derma rolling: The idea behind dermarolling is that small needles puncture the skin thereby enabling better penetration of a serum. The trauma of pricking the skin w... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Darryl Blinski
Plastic Surgery 47 years experience
Self Dermal Roller?: NEVER! Very risky to cause issue with self treating derma roller, especially at 1.5 mm depth. See you Derm of Plastics for proper treatments...
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
2 ways: It is for home use and can be used either of 2 ways. You can use it once a week with a numbing gel or up to 5 out of 7 days very lightly with out. Be ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Both: Both are great treatments in the right hands. Only go to a dermatologist with a lot of experience, not just any laser or salon that does these treatm... Read More
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A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
https://www.healthline.com/health/derma-roller-for-beard It is not conclusive though some evidence suggests it may help. But note you are piercing th... Read More
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