treatments remove the dead and flaking skin to create an immediate improvement to the appearance and texture of your skin. In addition to
microdermabrasion facial treatment promotes
the production of new cell growth in the basal
layer of the
dermis, it cleans the pores, and stimulates
that can further improve skin texture promoting a
vibrant clear skin complexion.
Microdermabrasion facial treatment can be
on light or dark skin
to treat the face, neck, chest, arms, elbows,
This facial treatment
quick and convenient skin treatment has become
with patients showing the early signs of aging,
other facial imperfections. Microdermabrasion
treatment is non-invasive and non-wounding to
skin's surface, the procedure entails virtually
down time or recovery. Patients typically
for about an hour after the treatment. Because
is so precise, the procedure is virtually
facial treatment is
generally indicated for:
- Fine Lines and
- Age Spots
spots due to Sun
Damage and Hyperpigmentation
- Acne Scars
- Chickenpox Scars
- Scratch Marks
- Enlarged Pores
- Dull Skin
How is the Microdermabrasion
facial treatment procedure done?
Microdermabrasion skin treatments can be successfully used
on the face, neck,
and chest arms more rarely on the knees, elbows, arms and
After cleansing your treatment area, we use
a jet of sterile micro-crystals to gently exfoliate your
skin. We can adjust the
pressure for your skin and move the microdermabrasion
hand piece across the treatment area to deliver a precise
of crystals onto the skin's surface to reveal a fresh,
invigorated, clear skin surface.
After your skin treatment, we may choose to do one of
several different type of chemical peels depending on your
Microdermabrasion Facial Treatment Hurt?
Not really. Microdermabrasion may sting a little around the
area. We will normally increase the treatment strength
each session to increase the penetration to the skin. Your
may feel a little hot and appear a little pink immediately
your treatment. You should tell your technician immediately
if your treatment is too uncomfortable; we can turn down the
controls if the suction or level of the "blast" is too
strong for you.
do I prepare for a microdermabrasion facial treatment procedure?
There really is no preparation for Micro dermabrasion. We do
that you avoid any substance (Retin A, Acid Peels, heavy
etc.) and any situation that will leave your
skin sensitive on the day of treatment.
long does a microdermabrasion facial treatment
take and how many will I need?
Microdermabrasion is a quick facial treatment procedure that
usually takes between
30 and 60 minutes. We recommend you start with 4-8 sessions,
every two to three weeks. Following your initial treatment
skin maintenance program should include an additional
every 1-3 months. Most people should see dramatic
after just a few treatments, but stick with it for the best
Severe skin problems, such as deep acne scars and brown
take several treatments before any improvement is
with another facial treatment?
Yes. The microdermabrasion facial treatment is the perfect
compliment to other procedures
including Botox injections, dermal fillers, Peels and