Microdermabrasion (MD) uses ultra fine micro-crystals to exfoliate the skin. During the treatment, skin is first cleansed to remove makeup and prepare the skin for treatment. A fine jet of abrasive crystals is then jetted over the skin, lifting away dead skin and grime. This unblocks pores and stimulates collagen production.
Microdermabrasion is a fantastic way to rejuvenate skin. Removal of dead skin cells reveals the younger cells below and allows Skincare products to absorb into the skin more effectively. Your complexion will immediately look fresher and more radiant. The gentle vacuum action removes the debris and stimulates microcirculation. This increases cell renewal thus reducing the appearance of fine lines and pigmentation.
The SkinBase MD facial is a gentle and effective way to achieve a clean, smooth and radiant complexion. A progressive treatment, therefore, we recommend a course of 6 MD facials to see the best results.
Although on the surface they might appear to work in a similar way by removing dead skin cells, microdermabrasion and dermaplaning have distinct differences and boast their own advantages and disadvantages. Here we share with you the pros and cons of microdermabrasion vs. dermaplaning so you can make an informed decision about your treatment choices.
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