Microdermabrasion Austin FAQs

What is Microdermabrasion Austin?

Microdermabrasion Austin is a resurfacing procedure that gently exfoliates the top layer of skin and removes the unwanted dead cells by vacuuming them away. Removing the top layer of dead skin, skin looks and feels smoother. Microdermabrasion promotes better circulation in the face and significantly enhances collagen production, responsible for cell and skin renewal.

What are the benefits of a Microdermabrasion Austin?

Microdermabrasion removes dull skin, corrects problems with hyperpigmentation, minimizes the appearance of enlarged or clogged pores, and improves skin texture. It promotes cell regeneration and has been found to reduce the appearance of lines and diminish blemishes with regular treatments. It is a gentle procedure available for all skin types. The effects of can been enjoyed immediately after the treatment is completed.

What should I expect from a Microdermabrasion Austin procedure?

A microdermabrasion procedure typically starts with a thorough skin cleansing followed by a light glycolic peel. The surface of the skin is sprayed with very fine crystals that are used to exfoliate the top layer of skin. Dead cells are vacuumed away with the device leaving brighter, smoother complexion.

Will I need only one microdermabrasion treatment?
To get the most out of microdermabrasion, patients will usually want to get a series of treatments; however, you’ll notice some improvement after one procedure.  After completing a series of bi-monthly treatments, most patients are able to maintain  their smooth, healthy, youthful skin appearance with monthly maintenance treatments.

Is it painful?
Microdermabrasion is not at all a painful process. Most patients describe the feeling as similar to gently scratching your face.

What is the recover time for a Microdermabrasion Austin procedure?

There is no downtime or recovery time needed with Microdermabrasion.  You may immediately resume normal activities following the treatment.

How long do I have to wait between Microdermabrasion procedures?
In most cases patients may schedule treatment sessions as close as 2 weeks apart. However, we generally recommend after undergoing a series of microdermabrasion treatments, monthly maintenance to keep your skin looking young and beautiful.