Today we are going to discuss “Microdermabrasion: 5 Helpful Questions & Answers”. Have you heard of Microdermabrasion? Don’t worry – many have not. That’s why we wrote this article – to help educate you.
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1. WHAT IS MICRODERMABRASION?
Microdermabrasion treatments use a minimally abrasive instrument to gently sand your skin, removing the thicker, uneven outer layer and has many benefits. This type of skin rejuvenation is used to treat light scarring, discoloration, sun damage, and stretch marks.
Microdermabrasion is useful for people with dull or sallow skin, mild acne, acne discoloration, pick marks, and very superficial acne scars.
Many say a treatment feels like a gritty facial massage – meaning little discomfort. For a day or two afterward, you might feel like you have a mild sunburn. Otherwise, you’ll be able to go about your day right after your treatment without anyone any wiser about what you’ve had done.
The results from this exfoliating treatment last for up to one month, or possibly longer if your skin condition is good. Your skin regenerates every 30 days. Therefore, the effects of microdermabrasion are temporary and the treatments generally need to be repeated every two to four weeks. On average, it takes between six to twelve sessions for a person to see drastic results from microdermabrasion.
Microdermabrasion is an immensely popular skin treatment that can be done at your favorite Medical Spa (Sandia Skin + Face), skin spa, or at your dermatologist’s office.
2. WHAT MICRODERMABRASION FACIAL?
There are two methods of microdermabrasion.
The original method uses a microdermabrasion facial uses micro-fine crystals that are shot from a small tube onto your skin and are simultaneously vacuumed back up. Think of this as working as a high-powered scrub.
The newer method is crystal-free and instead uses a diamond-tipped wand to exfoliate instead.
The difference between the two treatments can be thought of like the crystal method being “sandblasting,” and the diamond method being “sandpapering.” While the crystal treatment is the traditional microdermabrasion treatment, it is slowly being phased out and replaced by the newer system of diamond-tipped wand Microderm. Diamond-tipped wands have been shown to be safer and more precise, and are a great option for clients with any skin condition
We use Diamond Glow Microdermabrasion equipment. Diamond Glow Microdermabrasion combines exfoliation, extraction, and infusion to refresh the skin. It enhances exfoliation to remove impurities from pores and deliver nourishing serums. Patients can choose from varying grades of exfoliating tips to accommodate their skin types.
A single microdermabrasion treatment will leave your skin feeling soft and smooth, and looking radiant. A series of treatments can improve your skin’s texture and tone, reduce fine wrinkles, sun damage, acne, acne scars, enlarged pores, and reduce visible stretch marks.
The actual microdermabrasion procedure is quick—it takes just 15 to 30 minutes.
3. MICRODERMABRASION BENEFITS?
One of the more popular uses of microdermabrasion is to diminish the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles that can happen from natural aging, stress, and sun damage, or photoaging. Microdermabrasion has been found as an effective treatment for:
4. HOW MUCH DOES A MICRODERMABRASION COST?
Like most things in life, the cost of a procedure on where you live and where you have your treatment done. Your cost can range from $75 to upwards of $300 per treatment.
If you go to a fancy salon in an expensive neighborhood and opt for “the works” facial treatment, one can expect to pay a pretty penny for your microdermabrasion.
5. CAN YOU SHOW MICRODERMABRASION BEFORE AND AFTER IMAGES?
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Registered Nurse Practitioner Tonya Tuggle is Albuquerque’s choice for those who want to keep their youthful appearance and healthy glow. Tonya is passionate about educating patients on preventative skin care and providing non-surgical maintenance for graceful aging. We can’t wait to meet you!