Microdermabrasion is a peeling process that is safe and inexpensive. It can reduce or even erase fine lines and wrinkles, age spots, scars or other superficial blemishes. It’s carried out with a technical hand piece that is used on the areas where our skin needs it. A gentle abrasive action combines with suction to remove the dead outer layer of your skin, bringing smoother, softer skin to the surface. The process works equally well on all skin types and complexions.
What can be treated?
You can treat;
- Sun damaged skin
- Age spots
- Superficial pigmentation
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Enlarged or oily pores
- Blackheads and whiteheads
- Acne scars
How many treatments do I need?
It usually takes six to twelve treatments, every seven to fourteen days to get the best results. Microdermabrasion is gentle enough for you to undergo a large number of treatments without worrying about the side effects.
Can I treat other parts of the body?
Microdermabrasion can be used on almost all parts of the body, except the skin directly under the eyes, on the breasts or the bikini line.
Can it damage my skin?
It is not a chemical, laser or surgical procedure, but a gentle abrasive peel after which you can immediately resume your daily activates after undergoing the treatment. You’ll feel minimal discomfort, only the glow of newer, fresher skin.
Do I need to use homecare products along with the treatment?
Use of a powerful sunblock and protective moisturizers that have been formulated to help protect and promote healing.
Microdermabrasion Side Effects
It is very rare to experience any side effects however, if any, they are usually mild and temporary. The most common ones are redness, itching, flaking and dry skin. All of these are short term and will subside.