Microdermabrasion is possibly the most popular skin care treatment in America today. This treatment has proven to improve and sometimes eliminate many imperfections in the skin such as acne scars, wrinkles, enlarged pores, age spots, stretch marks, and visible sun damage. Microdermabrasion is also known leave patients with improved skin tone, and overall smoother skin. In addition to the short term benefits, microdermabrasion is an excellent way to keep the skin healthy long-term.
A microdermabrasion treatment from our Utah Spa and Skin Care center can provide visible results in just 1-2 treatments!
During the procedure, dead skin in gently removed from the face to promote healthy skin and level healing at the cellular level. A cleansing toner is applied, and the treatment is performed with a special machine designed to gently remove outer layers of dead skin using various kinds of crystals.
Microdermabrasion has proven to be very effective in controlling and reducing acne breakouts and scarring. The treatment provides a deep clean, removing oils and blackheads from the skin. Removing the outer layer of dead skin greatly reduces the bacteria that can gather on the face. This helps prevent future acne and breakouts.
Often microdermabrasion is combined with other treatments such as laser Photo Facials and Chemical Peels. Microdermabrasion often improves the results of these procedures, improving skin texture and appearance.
Treatments typically last around 30 minutes. 4-6 treatments are recommended for optimal skin rejuvenation results. There are rarely side effects associated with microdermabrasion. Many patients experience a slight redness or dryness of the treated skin for 1-2 days.
There are many Microdermabrasion options available. Call our Utah Medical Spa today to learn more about which microdermabrasion alternatives would be best for you.