Microdermabrasion Sarasota, FL
Microdermabrasion is a quick and painless treatment that helps to reveal soft beautiful skin.
What is Microdermabrasion?
Microdermabrasion is a noninvasive treatment to remove the dull dead skin cells on the surface of the skin. Our Mega Peel® microdermabrasion machine sprays fine crystals across the skin, to help remove the top layer of the skin, and then it vacuums the crystals and dead skin away.
What does Microdermabrasion help treat?
Microdermabrasion can be used to treat the face, neck, arms, hands, and chest. It works to treat the following skin concerns:
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Mild acne scarring
- Blackheads and whiteheads
- Enlarged pores
- Hyper pigmentation
- Age spots
- Uneven texture
- Enhances penetration of products
Is there any downtime with Microdermabrasion?
There is no downtime with Microdermabrasion.
How many Microdermabrasion treatments are typically needed?
Microdermabrasion works best when performed as a series of treatments. Typically 6 treatments 2 weeks apart will achieve optimal results.
How soon will I see results from Microdermabrasion?
You will begin to notice smoother softer skin immediately. Many people have two microdermabrasion treatments per month at first and then one per month as part of a maintenance plan.
Is there any pain associated with Microdermabrasion?
Microdermabrasion is virtually painless. Patients describe it as a cat licking your skin
What are the side effects of Microdermabrasion?
Redness, mild irritation, and minor flaking of the skin may occur following a microdermabrasion. Rare side effects include temporary bruising. People who get cold sores (herpes simplex infections) should start on antiviral medications prior to treatment to prevent reactivation of cold sores.
What is the aftercare treatment after a Microdermabrasion?
Your skin will be more sensitive to sun exposure so it is important to use a minimum of a SPF 30 broad-spectrum sunscreen after this procedure. It is best to avoid sun exposure, waxing, scrubs, and products with retinol or retinoid.
Who cannot have Microdermabrasion?
Microdermabrasion is not recommended if you have open lesions, active rosacea or acne, diabetes, auto-immune disorders, broken capillaries, eczema, dermatitis, or psoriasis.