Microdermabrasion

MICRODERMABRASION FACIAL

Microdermabrasion Express : $50

You are gently cleansed twice, This is followed by up to 2 passes of microdermabrasion to ensure even coverage

Using a diamond head tip first which performs two roles, to suction the skin and remove dirt, impurities and dead skin cells which cause enlarged pores and blackheads and to promote lymphatic drainage

When undertaken regularly as part of a good skin program, microdermabrasion assists in the thickening of the skin, reduces congestion and blackheads, faster cell turnover and cell organisation which results in plumping the skin and a clearer, even and healthier appearance.

Products Combined with Microdermabrasion used in the salon are - Skinstituit  & SKIN 02

This treatment provides excellent results for the following conditions:

  • Acne
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Sun-damaged skin
  • Superficial age spots
  • Skin pigmentation
  • Excess oil production
  • Enlarged and open pores
  • Dull, stressed and congested skin
  • Stretch marks

 

MICRODERMABRASION, AND SKIN NEEDLING ADVICE

PRE-TREATMENT PREPARATION

48 HOURS PRIOR
No cosmetic injections in the treatment area. Do not wax or use abrasive scrubs.

3 DAYS PRIOR
Avoid excess sun exposure, solariums and fake tanning. Cease cosmeceutical retinol products

2 WEEKS PRIOR
Prepare your skin using the recommended skincare products. Avoid waxing, laser or IPL hair removal, depilatory creams and electrolysis. Avoid prescription retinol (topical vitamin A) or Hydroquinone (whitening creams). No chemical peels or laser resurfacing treatments.

 

POST-TREATMENT CARE

12 HOURS POST TREATMENT
Do not pick the skin as this could lead to hyper/hypo pigmentation or scarring. Do not wet the skin for 12 hours post treatment.

24 HOURS POST
Avoid hot showers, sauna, steam rooms and exercise. Commence a gentle skincare routine using the recommended products. Drink plenty of water to rehydrate your skin. The recommended recovery cream PLUS an SPF 50+ can be applied liberally every 4 hours.

3 DAYS POST
Avoid active products containing AHA/BHA or retinol (continue to avoid for 7 days with Peel). Avoid direct sun exposure. Do not pick the skin.

7 DAYS POST No cosmetic injectable treatments. Avoid excess sun exposure, solariums and fake tanning