Microdermabrasion uses an applicator with an abrasive surface that gently smoothens the thick outer layer of the skin. It is considered safe but must be performed by a certified and experienced doctor. The type of procedure depends on the specific device used such as a
- Diamond-tip handpiece that is designed to exfoliate and absorb simultaneously.
- Crystal microdermabrasion entails the emission of fine crystal, spraying as it rubs away the outer layers of the skin while a suction will then absorb the dead skin immediately.
- Hydradermabrasion as the name suggests entails the use of water and oxygen to cleanse, exfoliate, and hydrate the skin. Maximizing blow flow and stimulate collagen production.