When you refer to something as dull, you are not giving a compliment. So, what should you do if you’re looking at yourself in the mirror and you realize that the best adjective to describe your skin right now is dull? We invite you to learn more about microdermabrasion. Microdermabrasion is a treatment that has helped many individuals obtain a brighter complexion, more vibrant skin, and a more attractive appearance overall.
So, what makes microdermabrasion so great? First, it’s a non-invasive treatment. It is designed to gently exfoliate your skin. What this does is get rid of dead skin cells, dirt, embedded makeup, and other things that are robbing your skin of its vibrant appearance. You are left with a younger layer of skin.
You might be thinking to yourself, can’t I just purchase an over-the-counter product and exfoliate my skin at home? The answer is yes. However, a professional microdermabrasion treatment is going to produce results that you could never obtain on your own. This is a deeper treatment that is delivered in a safe way with the goal of revitalizing your damaged skin.
Microdermabrasion can help to minimize the appearance of hyperpigmentation. This could be caused by age spots, brown patches, or other forms of discoloration that is caused by the sun or by hormonal changes. Additionally, the treatment makes your skin more susceptible to topical creams. So, if you’re going to use a skin care product on your skin, microdermabrasion will allow it to absorb the product more easily.
Microdermabrasion is a simple procedure that is performed in the comfort of our office. This treatment does not have downtime. You’re able to go right back to your everyday activities. Your skin might be a little bit red or sensitive, but that’s going to go away quickly after the treatment.
In order to get the maximum results, you may need a series of microdermabrasion treatment sessions. However, it will depend on your aesthetic goals. It is important that you protect your skin by using sunscreen in between the treatments.
During a consultation at Urban Allure, you can get all the facts about microdermabrasion, including whether or not it can benefit you specifically. Our office is conveniently located in San Francisco. Contact us today to schedule an appointment and get started!