What will it involve?
Your skin care practitioner will complete a detailed consultation to establish your skin type, condition, and your skin care improvement goals, all of which will determine the Micro-dermabrasion application to suit you.
The skin is cleansed followed by the controlled application of the Micro-dermabrasion to lift layers of unwanted dead skin cells’ improving the surface of the skin. The intensity is adapted to suit your skin and condition. The LED Phototherapy red and blue light simultaneously penetrate the skin being resurfaced. The blue light promotes an antibacterial environment which kills bacteria found in spots, whilst the red light promotes heal and repair, overall improving all skin conditions including pigmentation.
Micro-dermabrasion provides a rhythmic vacuum massage, which is known to be relaxing.
The skin repair level provides an intense vacuum and abrasion action, which via the classic Micro-dermabrasion application can sometimes lead to sensitivity, skin redness and skin tightening. The severity of these symptoms would depend on the intensity of the treatment applied. However, with the added LED Phototherapy healing technology within the Skin Storm system, these adverse symptoms are reduced to a minimum whatever the intensity.
Why have the procedure?
Micro-dermabrasion remains one of the most technologically advanced treatments in skin exfoliation available, ideal for all skin types and ethnic origins. The added LED Phototherapy elevates the Micro-dermabrasion treatment to another level.
This treatment is suitable for the Face, Neck, Chest, Body and Hands and produces outstanding results in the treatment of:
• Dull, dry skin
• Fine lines
• General signs of ageing skin
• Poor circulation
• Pigmentation & dark patches
• Sun damage
• Acne & acne scars
• Blackheads, spots, pimples
• Open pores
• Ingrown hairs
• or simply maintain a clear healthy skin.
The body treatments improvements include:
- Reduce cellulite
- Eliminate toxic build up
- Reduce fluid retention
- Improve Stretch marks
- Regenerates skin’s elasticity
- Skin tightening & firming
- Skin resurfacing, peeling
If you are undertaking a course of exfoliation treatments, it is very common for underlying deep congestion to work to the surface of the skin. It is advised to add Steam & Pore Extraction, which will enable us to remove any blockage as it appears.
Hylo Fusion Oxygen Therapy compliments the Micro-dermabrasion application, it provides an overall cooling, soothing, hydrating, healing and refreshing experience to the skin.
Alternatively, why not try the full Skin Storm – 6 Elements treatment.
Does it hurt?
Generally used, Micro-dermabrasion provides a rhythmical vacuum massage which is known to be relaxing.
A skin repair Micro-dermabrasion provides an intense vacuum and abrasion action, without pain or discomfort. The high intensity treatment can lead to sensitivity, skin redness and skin tightening . The severity of these symptoms will depend on the intensity of the treatment applied. However, with the added LED Phototherapy healing technology within the Skin Storm system, these adverse symptoms are reduced to a minimum whatever the intensity.
How many treatments do I need?
A single treatment provides instant skin brightening and skin smoothing results; however depending on your skin condition and your skin improvement goals you may need further treatments to achieve desired results.
A course of 6 treatments taken weekly are highly recommended for more problematic skin concerns or to achieve a healthy new skin surface.
How quickly will I see the results?
After one treatment the skin will instantly become taut, smooth, fresh and bright. Regular treatments resurface the skin as well as stimulate collagen and elastin formation, resulting in a much clearer, firmer and more rejuvenated skin with an even skin tone.
How long will the results last?
Commencing a single treatment the skin will appear clearer and brighter for several weeks, and up to several months commencing a course of treatments. However this depends on many factors, such as how one cares for one’s skin post treatment, the severity of one’s natural oil production, diet, stress, hormone influences and lifestyle.