Microdermabrasion is a treatment that has gained much popularity in recent years, and this is mainly due to the results and benefits it offers people. It is also a procedure that leaves no after-effects and is relatively inexpensive compared to other treatments. This method consists of a controlled exfoliation that is performed using an apparatus that enhances and precise the action of the peeling. This type of technique is characterized because it does not use chemicals that can be very abrasive since it only works at the surface of the skin.
This type of treatment is widely used before a vacation, mainly because of the use of microdermabrasion; it is possible to obtain radiant skin. But before the person enjoys their stay at any Puerto Peñasco resorts, it is essential that they take into account the following:
How does microdermabrasion work?
To perform this treatment, different devices can be used, those with diamond or crystal tips, depending on the clinic of the plastic surgery Tijuana. The procedure uses circular and spiral movements that help improve circulation and bring nutrients to the surface area of the skin. While the skin is being exfoliated, it absorbs the residues; this is to ensure that the dead cells are no longer deposited on the surface and that cell regeneration is carried out correctly. Because if the cells remain in the superficial layer of the skin, the recovery of the cells will not be carried out successfully due to the accumulation of dirt.
It has been observed that diamond-tipped devices are better because they do not cause superficial skin tears. The diamond tips must be in micro mode, and the size is right, as well as the granulation and shape. Avoiding some damage to the skin.
What type of skin is indicated for this treatment?
There is not an ideal prospect because it can be performed on people with mature skin as in teenage skins. Still, one of the indications is that it cannot be performed on individuals with severe acne problems since it can worsen the problem and severely damage the skin.
What’s it for?
Since it is a preventive and corrective procedure, it brings many benefits to the patient’s skin, such as
- Improving the appearance and texture of the skin.
- Decreases the appearance of pores.
- Reduces pigmentation.
- Reduces skin thickness caused by environmental issues.
- Prepares the skin for subsequent products.
- Diminishes the appearance of stretch marks.
When can you see the results?
Each skin is different so that the results will depend on the state of the skin, but generally, it can be noticed from the first session. The results can be seen thanks to the fact that the skin feels softer and has a more luminous appearance, thus facilitating the penetration of the products added after the microdermabrasion.
How often can it be done?
It can be applied once a week, although it is recommended every 15 days to allow the cells to regenerate. Depending on the needs of the skin, it will be the number of sessions to be performed, so it is advisable to ask in the establishment of the number of visits.
Are there any disadvantages?
As with any treatment, there are certain disadvantages, but more than problems, there are precautions to be taken:
- It should not be used in irritated areas.
- It should be avoided in people who have skin cancer.
- The treatment is not indicated for use on areas with moles, warts, lips, and eyelids.
- It should be avoided exposure to sunlight; it is necessary to apply sunscreen.