Safe option with no downtime for treatment of scars anywhere on the body. It can be combined with other procedures for quicker results. Useful in treating acne scars, sun damaged skin, fine lines, open pores and stretch marks.
The parts of the body that can be treated is not only the face but the entire body can be treated. It is a superficial rejuvenating technique in which the skin is treated with aluminum oxide crystals, water or products such as vitamin C depending on the skin conditions of the individual.
Origin of microdermabrasion dates back to ancient Egyptian kings and queens who sand blasted their skin in their attempt at facial rejuvenation.
Microdermabrasion is used to remove scars, blemishes and rough skin leaving the skin smooth, even toned and radiant.
With microdermabrasion your skin will feel soft, smooth with reduction in scars and hyperpigmentation. For those with oily skin, there will also be a reduction in oiliness. Your dermatologist will give you follow up advice to be carried out at home to enhance these benefits.
After a set of microdermabrasion procedures designed by our dermatologist you will have to maintain these results either by home care practices or return to the clinic for follow up sessions to get the maximum benefits.
How long do the treatments take?
Microdermabrasion treatments usually last about 10 to 30 minutes. However, treatments for stretch marks can take as long as two hours. During your sessions we focus on your problem areas, but time can be given to other areas of concern.