Microdermabrasion is the most effective/least invasive anti-aging procedure you can do for your skin.
What is Microdermabrasion?
It is an effective, nonsurgical way to improve acne scars, fine wrinkles and sunspots by exfoliating the top players of the skin. The procedure leaves your skin supple and vibrant and also stimulates collagen production, helping your skin rejuvenate faster than normal. It has been called the lunchtime peel, since there is virtually no down time.
How does it work?
We use a diamond tip wand to remove the top most layer of the skin (the stratum corneum). This is done by gently exfoliating skin with natural diamond chips, while at the same time vacuuming the dead skin cells away in and a sterile and controlled manner.
Who can benefit from a Microdermabrasion treatment?
If your goal is to minimize superficial acne scars, blotchy skin, large pores, age or sunspots, fine line wrinkles or uneven skin tone and texture, you are a perfect candidate for a microdermabrasion. All skin types and colors can benefit from this treatment.
How many treatments are required?
It is recommended that you follow a regimen of two microdermabrasions a month for the first three months, then once a month for the next three months, and the maintenance regimen of one every three or four months to maintain the effects.
Is micro dermabrasion painful?
Most clients report and mildly abrasive sensation. After the treatment the area is usually pink for an hour or two.
What preparation should be done prior to Microdermabrasion?
Stop all skin care products containing Retin-A or glycolic acid several days prior to treatment.
What should I do after Microdermabrasion?
Use sunscreen and avoid Retin-A type products for several days. You may use makeup after applying the moisturizer as a base, to minimize irritation.
Are there any risks involved?
Microdermabrasion is virtually risk-free. It is noninvasive and mild.
What can't a Microdermabrasion do?
This procedure cannot cure severe acne scarring or deeply spotted areas on her face and body.
When should I expect to see results?
Most clients see in immediate improvement. To maximize improvements, additional treatments are required.