Q: What is Microdermabrasion?
A: This is a quick and painless technique using tiny aluminum oxide crystals.These crystals rapidly abrade the superficial layers of the skin and accelerate the exfoliation of dull and dead cells.This helps to rejuvenate the skin.The skin will appear more radiant and the texture will be smoother and more toned. Microdermabrasion can also help to improve acne prone skin. Exfoliating the skin will allow topical acne medication to penetrate more thoroughly.
Q: What is a microdermabrasion treatment like?
A: Microdermabrasion treatments are quick and painless. A typical session will only take half an hour, although this time may vary depending on the specific skin concerns addressed. Microdermabrasion is extremely gentle, and can even be used in sensitive areas like around the mouth and eyes. During your treatment, Kristine Williams, R.N. our nurse aesthetician will slide over your skin with a microdermabrasion hand-piece which combines a variable-level vacuum with sterile tips for the best possible results.