Microdermabrasion is a skin resurfacing treatment, leaving a new, fresh layer underneath. It is a non-invasive, non-surgical, and painless cosmetic procedure. Microdermabrasion is an effective skin rejuvenation procedure that requires no downtime, allowing you to resume normal activities immediately after the treatment. Contraindications include Patients on Acutance for 6 months previously, pregnant and nursing women, people suffering from active herpes lesions, malignant tumors, kurtosis, active rosaceous or weeping acne should not have microdermabrasion.

The treatment is done under topical anesthesia and causes temporary redness of the skin which lasts for up to 4 hours after treatment. Sunscreens and other adjuvant treatments are advised by the dermatologist. The appearance of the face immediately after a derma roller session is pinkish to red. Depending upon the skin type, the redness will disappear in 1-2 days. Follow up is required after 2weeks. Depending on the skin response to derma roller repeat treatments may be advised by the Dermatologist, taking into account the severity and depth of scarring.

Microdermabrasion treatments can help several skin conditions including:

  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Sun-damaged skin
  • Acne-prone skin
  • Blackheads and whiteheads
  • Superficial age spots
  • Oily skin
  • Dry skin
  • Patchy skin

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