What is it?
Microdermabrasion is a type of facial treatment that improves acne breakouts along with acne scarring, helps to fade brown spots and uneven pigmentation, decreases fine lines and wrinkles, and enhances skin tone. It is a safe and controlled method of skin resurfacing and effective for a wide range of skin types
How is it performed?
Will it hurt?
Avoid microdermabrasion if:
- The skin is red or irritated, due to skin conditions such as inflammatory acne or rosacea.
- You have recently had a chemical peel.
- You use retinoid medications because it can cause skin irritation or darkening of the skin. Discontinue use 3-5 days prior to treatment.
After treatment care:
It is important to wear sunscreen with SPF of 30 or more daily. Stay out of the sun for 3-5 days. Mild crusting can occur and is normal.