What is Microdermabrasion:
Microdermabrasion treatment utilizes a minimally abrasive instrument that gently removes the thicker and uneven outer layer of your skin. Microdermabrasion is used to treat light scarring, discoloration, sun damage, and stretch marks.
Microdermabrasion can also help in thickening your collagen, which allows for a younger looking complexion. Collagen is a protein in your skin that makes skin appear tight and smooth. Collagen production declines as we age, causing looser and uneven skin.
- Improves the appearance of age spots and blackheads
- Exfoliates skin
- Creating a refreshed appearance
- Treats acne and acne scars
- Reduces enlarged pores
- With the potential of eliminating enlarged pores completely
- Improves hyperpigmentation (darkened skin patches)
- Rejuvenates dull complexion
- Increase collagen production
Skin Type and Microdermabrasion:
Microdermabrasion works on all skin types and colors. The treatment makes small changes without causing scarring or skin color change.
Microdermabrasion is not an effective treatment option for treating congenital skin defects, most moles, pigmented birthmarks or scars from burns.
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After Treatment Care:
After treatment, your skin will be temporarily pink, this will go away within 24 hours. Microdermabrasion is a non-surgical non-invasive treatment. Healing usually happens within 7-10 days.
Generally, most people resume normal activity within 7-14 days after treatment. It is recommended to avoid sunlight until the pink color has gone away.
Your skin will feel sunburnt, dry and tight for about 24 hours after treatment, it is recommended to use moisturizer; discuss with your doctor which moisturizer is best for your skin.