What is Micro-dermabration?
Microdermabration also known as mechanical exfoliation is a non invasive procedure that uses a tiny crystal to exfoliates and removes the superficial layer of skin or dead cells. It is often combined with other procedure like chemical peeling, micro needling, before PRP therapy so that there is an added benefit.
When is Micro-dermabrasion used?
Micro- dermabrasion was developed to improve acne scars, pox marks, scars from accidents or disease. It also helps in skin rejuvenation, stretch mark reduction and wrinkles. It’s not effective in treating congenital skin defects, most moles, pigmented birthmarks, or scars caused by burns.
How does Micro-dermabrasion work?
In Micro-dermabrasion, tiny crystals are sprayed onto the skin to gently remove the outer layer of your skin. This technique is less aggressive than dermabrasion, so you won’t feel any pain. It is basically an exfoliation and skin rejuvenation procedure that leaves skin looking softer and brighter. Micro-dermabrasion is safe to use on all skin color and types.
How long does the treatments take?
Microdermabrasion treatments usually takes about 10 to 20 minutes. However, treatment duration is variable according to the cause
Micro- dermabrasion removes the dead layer of skin surface,
- Skin feels smooth and reflects evenly for a healthy glowing skin
- Micro- channels help moisturizers and active ingredients penetrate better
- As fresh cells are exposed, it stimulates in the renewal of skin cells and collagen production