Microdermabrasion exfoliates the top epidermal layer of skin via a handheld device that contains microcrystals.
Downtime 0 - 1 day
Treatment Time 30 minutes
Results are visible immediately with several treatments recommended initially for optimum results.
Results last up to one month.
Regular treatments will maintain results.
WHAT TO EXPECT
Hypersensitivity and/or breakouts, which is usually resolved within one to two days
Mild to moderate erythema, which is usually resolved within one to two days
WHO IS NOT SUITABLE
Has eczema, dermatitis or severe telangiectasia on treatment area
Has a healing tattoo on treatment area
Is currently taking or has taken isotretinoin in the past 12 weeks
Is a long term user of cortisone
Has had anti-wrinkle injections within the past week filler injections within the past 2 weeks
If you are unsure, contact our clinic
HOW IT WORKS
This gently resurfaces the skin by shedding dead skin cells and stimulating new ones in their place.
Microdermabrasion is used to treat the face, neck and décolletage.
Advise your clinician if you:
Have excessive sun exposure or used a solarium
Use depilatory creams
Have had waxing within the treatment area
Have had laser or IPL treatments within the treatment area
Have had chemical/herbal treatments i.e. AHA peels, enzyme exfoliation therapies
POST TREATMENT CARE
Avoid use of AHA and BHA skincare and scrubs for the first one to two days
Wear SPF 50+ daily
FOLLOW UP AND NEXT STEPS
To achieve the best results, an initial course of four to six treatments over the space of one to two weeks are recommended.
After your initial course of treatments, monthly treatments are recommended to maintain the best results