If you got a new micro needle roller or a dermaroller for Christmas or New Year’s, you may be wondering how to use it. If you got a new micro needle roller, congratulations! You’re on your way to better, firmer, healthier skin in the New Year! Here are some tips for using your new micro needle roller.
What Is A Micro Needle Roller?
When you first get a micro needle roller, you may be confused about what it is used for. Micro needle rollers are a form of acupuncture. Acupuncture has been around for thousands of years. Acupuncture has been used for centuries to help reduce pain, swelling and inflammation. People noticed during acupuncture sessions that their skin felt firmer and tighter. In the last 20 years, a genius inventor decided to put tiny acupuncture needles on a roller ball for your face and body. Depending on where you use the micro needle roller, the needles may be thicker or thinner. The micro needle roller for your face has tiny, thin needles.
These needles punch tiny holes in your skin when you roll it over your face. Your body thinks your face is damaged, so it rushes collagen and elastin to your face. Collagen and elastin make your face plump up, which erases fine lines, minimizes scarring and makes your face firmer. What a great product.
Tips for Using a Micro Roller
First, before you use a micro needle roller, you will need to thoroughly cleanse your face. You may want to use your exfoliation product as well, so that you are using your dermaroller on fresh, new skin. If you are concerned that you will be sensitive to the needles on the micro roller, you can use numbing gel, or you can use ice on your face before …