Microdermabrasion is a non-surgical skin rejuvenating technique, designed to improve the texture and appearance of the skin. It works on fine wrinkles by evening out the skin texture through abrasion of the top layer of skin. The effect is a reduction or even total removal of wonderful wrinkles, using fine crystals, like a Hoover effect all over the skin. The results are subtle, resulting in a fresher look, reducing the fine lines and acne scarring. It's identical a brilliant treatment which makes it a lot easier to apply make-up, leaving it feeling smoother and looking healthier.
Microdermabrasion does not use any lasers or chemicals. The treatment involves passing a fine collection of medical grade crystals over the skin's surface, using a hand-held device. The micro-crystals, which are hard enough to disrupted the unwanted, tired skin cells that cause dull looking skin, but small enough not to do any damage or cause pain or discomfort. The micro-crystals propel across the skin's surface, removing just the top layer of skin cells, revealing new living cells and leaving behind a healthy glow. Treatment leaves the skins epidermal layers rejuvenated, leading to collagen production and plumper skin.
You should avoid microdermabrasion treatment if you have eczema, as it's a somewhat invasive treatment and it could worsen the condition. Sufferers of rosacea should also avoid this treatment as the exfoliation process also worsens the redness, itchiness and flaking symptoms.
- Blotchy, uneven skin tones.
- Dull lifeless skin.
- Enlarged pores / blemishes.
- Fine lines and wrinkles.
- Sun damaged skin / age spots.
- Acne scarring.
- Blackheads and white heads.
At the first consultation, when seeking treatment, you'll be advised on the number of treatments you will need. The whole procedure is usually complete within 20 minutes and the results are instantly visible. Some treatments may take longer, depending on the skin's condition and the overall required results. It's recommended that you take a course of treatments for long-thinking, overall improved skin appearance.
The treatment's been used to treat millions of patients over the last decade, achieving fantastic results. The treatment is safe and painless and there are no side effects. It's been called a lunch-time treatment as there's no down time and you can go straight back to work, looking much fresher, with glowing skin.
Microdermabrasion machines offer state of the art treatments, from mild exfoliation to deeper medical treatments, and this translates into more impressive and lasting results to you. It will improve, refresh and rejuvenate your skin.