FAQs about Microdermabrasion
Q. 1. What is microdermabrasion ?
A. It is a technique of removal of the superficial layers of the skin by special machine. Microdermabrasion uses tiny exfoliating crystals that are sprayed on the skin. It works best on problems such as dull skin, brown spots, and age spots.
Q. 2. Which scars can be improved by microdermabrasion ?
A. Microdermabrasion can improve acne scars, pox marks, and scars from accidents or disease. It's not effective in treating congenital skin defects, most moles, pigmented birthmarks, or scars caused by burns.
Q. 3 How does microdermabrasion works ?
A. In microdermabrasion tiny crystals are sprayed onto the skin to gently remove the outer layer of your skin. It is basically an exfoliation and skin rejuvenation procedure that leaves skin looking softer and brighter.
Q. 4. What is the effect on skin after Microdermabrasion ?
A. After microdermabrasion, your skin will be pink and feel dry and tight (like sunburn or windburn) for about 24 hours. Use moisturizes and sun screen for few days after microdermabrasion. The full effect of the procedure can be appreciated after one to two weeks.
Q.5. Can the scars from injuries or burn scars be treated by microdermabrasion?
A. It is not effective on severe skin imperfections because microderm abrasion can not reach deeper layers of skin. Microdermabrasion can, however, get rid of superfic ial acne scars and red marks. Microdemabrasion is a safe alternative to chemical peels & laser rejuvenation for acne scars & fine lines
Q.6.How many sittings are required?
A. Quick treatment sessions with optimal results after only four sessions; each session lasting about 20 to 30 minutes spaced about 7 to 10 days apart. It shows immediate and progressive results that last.