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What is Microdermabrasion?

Microdermabrasion is

It is a minimally invasive procedure used to renew overall skin tone and texture. It can improve the appearance of sun damage, wrinkles, fine lines, age spots, acne scarring, melasma, and other skin-related concerns and conditions. 

It is considered a safe procedure for most skin types and colors. People might choose to get the procedure if they have the following skin concerns:

  • fine lines and wrinkles
  • hyperpigmentation, age spots and brown spots
  • enlarged pores and blackheads
  • acne and acne scars
  • stretch marks
  • dull-looking skin complexion
  • uneven skin tone and texture
  • melasma
  • sun damage

Preparing

Microdermabrasion is a nonsurgical, minimally invasive procedure. There’s very little you need to do to prepare for it.

It a good idea to discuss your skin concerns with a skin care professional to find out if microdermabrasion is the right fit for you. 

You may be told to avoid sun exposure, tanning creams, and waxing for about a week before treatment. 

You may also be advised to stop using exfoliating creams and masks approximately three days prior to treatment.

Remove any makeup and cleanse your face before the procedure begins.

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How Does Diamond Microdermabrasion Work??

Crystal microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is an in-office procedure that usually takes about one hour. It’s typically performed by a licensed skincare professional, who may or may not be under the supervision of a healthcare provider. This depends on what state you live in.

It’s not necessary to use anesthesia or a numbing agent for microdermabrasion.

During your appointment, you’ll be seated in a reclining chair. Your provider will use a handheld device to gently spray on the particles or sand away the outer layer of skin in the targeted areas. At the end of the treatment, a moisturizer as well as sunscreen will be applied to your skin.

Microdermabrasion was first approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration in 1996. Since then, hundreds of microdermabrasion devices have been produced.

There are a few different ways to do the procedure, based on the specific device used:

Diamond-tip handpiece

Fortunately, another option that doesn't carry as much risk is diamond microdermabrasion. In this type of treatment, dead skin cells are exfoliated and vacuumed off the face with a machine that uses tips covered in tiny diamonds.

The diamond tips—together with the strong suction—make it possible to exfoliate the skin more thoroughly than other procedures. With the flexibility of using different suction levels, it also increases blood flow to the skin, and that in turn helps to produce collagen.

This procedure lessens the likelihood of particles getting into and causing damage to the eyes or mouth and is regarded as an especially safe form of treatment. Not only that, it is also known to be very effective on deep acne scars or old stretch marks.

If you're looking for fast, reliable treatment for skin issues like wrinkles, fine lines, acne scars, uneven skin tone, or stretch marks, you might consider getting this procedure.

A diamond-tip handpiece is designed to gently exfoliate dead cells in your skin. At the same time, it will suction them off immediately.

The depth of the abrasion may be affected by the pressure applied on the handpiece as well as how long the suction is allowed to remain on the skin. This type of microdermabrasion applicator is generally used in more sensitive facial areas, like close to the eyes.

Crystal microdermabrasion uses a crystal-emitting handpiece to gently spray on fine crystals to rub away outer layers of the skin. Like the diamond-tip handpiece, dead skin cells are suctioned off right away.

The different types of crystals that may be used include aluminum oxide and sodium bicarbonate.

Hydradermabrasion is a newer method. It involves combining simultaneous dermal infusion of products and crystal-free exfoliation. The entire process stimulates collagen production and maximizes blood flow to your skin.

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 You can expect to see noticeable results immediately after the procedure. The number of microdermabrasion sessions needed will depend on the severity of your skin concerns as well as your expectations. 

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Review from clients

Harshali Dhabalia
Harshali Dhabalia
2024-05-18
Lana is amazing. She’ll recommend the best service to give you the best result. I have gone to her for my acne, microdermabrasion and even skin brightening peel. Everytime I had excellent result. My boyfriend even said noticed how my skin was glowing.
Nadine Heunis
Nadine Heunis
2024-05-18
The deep pore facial was amazing!!! Pain levels were low and the massage was so relaxing. She has a great eye for detail and fantastic customer service.
Carol Ng
Carol Ng
2024-05-17
My daughter and I just had a wonderful, soothing session with Svetlana. The facility is clean and Svetlana is very nice and friendly. Our skin feels wonderful! Definitely will be back!
susana trista reyes
susana trista reyes
2024-04-13
Lana is great! She cares about what she does; and she does it with love. I am truly happy that we met. I fully recommend her.
Taylor McCarty
Taylor McCarty
2024-04-12
Great services and price. Knowledgeable and personable! Very happy with my microdermabrasion!
Tisha Mason
Tisha Mason
2024-04-03
Lana did a wonderful dermaplayning facial for me today . It was enjoyable and my face feels so smooth . Thank you Lana !!
Jonelie Nguyen
Jonelie Nguyen
2024-03-27
Lana was great and super friendly, and had such a relaxing space. I had a deep pore and chemical peel facial feel so refreshed afterwards. She seems very well educated about the skin and gave me a few things to change up in my routine. I’ll definitely be coming back 😊
Sarah Lippel
Sarah Lippel
2024-03-13
Lana is amazing and always takes her time to make sure she is providing the best acne services to me. Great environment and customer service and amazing results so far!
Jena LeBlanc
Jena LeBlanc
2024-03-13
Lana is very experienced and knowledgeable of all types of skin and I am very impressed with her care of my teenager with acne. We are on the right track to helping him through his skin issues without pharmaceutical drugs. Also, her rooms are so nice and welcoming. There is lots of space and her equipment is top notch and very clean. Thank you!
Janet Feliciano
Janet Feliciano
2024-02-29
I had Microneedling done with a chemical peel to reduce my pores and help even out my hyperpigmentation. Lana was amazing. She did such A wonderful job I left with my skin glowing, and I noticed a difference already in my skin. I’ve had two sessions with her so far she explains everything so well and educates me on my skin concerns. She is so welcoming and helps me relax during my facials. Thank you so much.
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