What is microdermabrasion ?
Microdermabrasion is a new way to rejuvenate and revitalize your skin in one afternoon. The microdermabrasion procedure uses a fine mist of crystals to smooth the skin. The fine abrasive action of the crystals combines with a vacuum suction to remove the dead outer layer of skin, resulting in new, softer skin with a more even texture to its surface. Because microdermabrasion is so precise, the procedure is virtually pain-free.
What can microdermabrasion treat ?
Microdermabrasion is ideal for treating sun-damaged skin, age spots, superficial pigmentation, fine lines, wrinkles, oily pores, blackheads, whiteheads, and acne scars. The neck and chest can also be treated to blend the skin and remove any sun damage often found in that area.
How long does the treatment take ? How many treatments will I need ?
One of the main benefits of microdermabrasion is that the entire procedure can be done in as little as half an hour. A complete microdermabrasion program is usually a series of treatments depending on your specific needs.
What are the benefits of microdermabrasion ?
The procedure offers no downtime, little discomfort during the procedure, no side effects, and no anesthesia or recovery time. All skin colors can be treated, and patients can immediately return to their normal activities. It can be a very good way to achieve younger, vibrant-looking skin while still keeping up with a busy lifestyle.
Are there any risks ?
Microdermabrasion is one of the safest rejuvenation procedures available today. It is unusual to develop any complications from this treatment. your doctor can discuss with you any risks involved.
Can microdermabrasion be combined with other procedures ?
Yes. Microdermabrasion is the perfect complement to other procedures, including Botox, collagen, laser skin resurfacing, and the new CoolTouch laser rejuvenation treatment.