Microdermabrasion

What is MICRODERMABRASION?

Microdermabrasion is a minimally invasive procedure that can be used to improve overall skin tone and texture. It can help minimize sun damage, wrinkles and fine lines.

Microdermabrasion works by gently removing the thickened outer layer of your skin utilizing a diamond tipped abrasive with a vacuum suction. This procedure is generally safe for most skin types and skin tones.

Is Microdermabrasion right for you?

To find out whether Microdermabrasion treatments are right for you, call to book your no-obligation consultation today

Benefits & Facts

  • No downtime
  • No discomfort
  • brighter complexion
  • smoother skin

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FAQ's

What is Microdermabrasion?

The Erbium laser has a wavelength of 2940nm which is primarily attracted to the water in the skin, causing a controlled ablation of a very fine layer of skin. Tattoos or permanent makeup will not be affected by this laser.

Who is a candidate for Microdermabrasion?

The Erbium laser is used for people who have mild to moderate wrinkles or acne scarring. Fair skin types are the best candidates; however darker skin types can be treated. Patients who have been treated with Accutane or Clarus must wait 6 months before getting this treatment.

What is the recovery time for Microdermabrasion treatments?

Recovery time is generally 3-5 days but varies depending on the depth of treatment and the concentration of the laser.

What are the contraindications?

Contraindications can include, but are not limited to the following list. A thorough consultation with our laser technician is required.

  • Active bacterial , fungal or viral infections of the treatment area
  • Open wounds in the treatment area
  • Tanned or sunburnt skin.
  • Tattoos (including microblading)
  • Photosensitizing medication and topical skincare
  • Recent facial treatments such as chemical peel, microneedling, microdermabrasion
  • Pregnancy
  • Keloid scarring
  • Epilepsy
  • Recent treatment with botox or filler
  • Lidocaine allergy
  • Lupus
  • Immunocompromisation

Is there a cost for consultation?

Consultations are currently complimentary and there is no obligation to book your procedure during or after your consult.

Still have questions?

Call us today at 705-828-3223 and schedule your no-obligation cosmetic consultation. Be sure to bring a list of follow-up questions.

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