A healthy skin gives a person a healthy look and a great feeling. It adds much to the appearance and the confidence of a person at the same time. In this day and age, there are many simple procedures that can make the skin look younger and plumper. One of these relatively simple and very useful procedures is microdermabrasion. It is an easy procedure with no downtime and does not affect the everyday functions that you need to perform.

How does it work?

It exfoliates the skin in order to make it smoother and healthier. The skin is first cleansed with the help of a gel. Eyes are to be covered by eye pads or goggles to ensure that they do not get any crystals into them. The procedure is performed with the help of specialized equipment which blasts very small crystals on to the skin to remove the dead skin from the epidermis.

All areas of the face are covered to ensure that they is no unevenness of skin left. The crystals along with dead skin are sucked into a chamber in the machine which can later be disposed of. The procedure only takes a few minutes and you can get back to your daily routine once it is done. Wearing sun screen is recommended as the skin is a bit sensitive and needs to be protected from the sun.

How often can it be used?

A lot of people ask the question that how often can microdermabrasion be done. Since is a non-invasive procedure, it can be used a lot more frequently that many other options similar options such as dermabrasion. The determining factor generally is the type of the skin.

If the skin does not react to the procedure, generally the procedure may be repeated on weekly basis for the first three times. By this point, the skin condition is a lot better than before. Afterwards, it can be repeated once a month.

There is no hard and fast rule as to how many microdermabrasion treatments one must get as a minimum or maximum. People generally achieve the desired results in four to six treatments. Eventually it comes down to the skin type and some people may need more or fewer treatments.

If you are interested in getting a microdermabrasion treatment, come visit us at Laser Skin Care. You can also sign up for an online consultation by taking a minute to fill in the form given below.