What will it involve?
Your skin care practitioner will complete a detailed consultation to establish your skin type, condition, and your skin care improvement goals, all of which will determine the micro-dermabrasion application to suit you.
The skin is cleansed followed by the application of the Micro-demabrasion. The intensity is adapted to suit your skin.
Why have the procedure?
Micro-dermabrasion remains one of the most technologically advanced treatments in skin exfoliation available, ideal for all skin types and ethnic origins.
This treatment is suitable for the Face, Neck, Chest and Hands and produces outstanding results in the treatment of:
• Dull, dry skin
• Fine Lines
• General signs of ageing skin
• Poor Circulation
• Pigmentation & Dark Patches
• Sun damage
• Acne & Acne Scars
• Blackheads, Spots, Pimples
• Open Pores
• Ingrown hairs
• or simply maintain a clear healthy skin.
If you are undertaking a course of exfoliation treatments, it is very common for underlying deep congestion to work to the surface of the skin. It is advised to add Steam and Pore Extraction, which will enable us to remove any blockage as it appears.
Does it hurt?
Generally used, Micro-dermabrasion provides a rhythmical vacuum massage which is known to be relaxing.
A skin repair Micro-dermabrasion provides an intense vacuum and abrasion action, which can lead to sensitivity, skin redness and skin tightening. The severity of these symptoms will depend on the intensity of the treatment applied.
How Many Treatments Do I Need?
A single treatment provides instant skin brightening and skin smoothing results; however depending on your skin condition and your skin improvement goals you may need further treatments to achieve desired results.
A course of 5 treatments taken weekly are highly recommended for more problematic skin concerns or to achieve a healthy new skin surface.
How quickly will I see the results?
After one treatment the skin will instantly become taut, smooth, fresh and bright. Regular treatments resurface the skin as well as stimulate collagen and elastin formation, resulting in a much clearer, firmer and more rejuvenated skin.
How long will the results last?
Commencing a single treatment the skin will appear clearer and brighter for several weeks, and up to several months commencing a course of treatments. However this depends on many factors, such as how one cares for one’s skin post treatment, the severity of one’s natural oil production, diet, stress, hormone influences and lifestyle.