Gentle Resurfacing in St. Cloud
Today, men and women share a common desire to look their best, regardless of age. The signs of aging and sun damage can quickly creep in, leaving you with a dull or aged complexion. A microdermabrasion at Midsota Medspa is a safe and gentle, non-surgical way to reveal the brighter, more youthful layer of your skin.
Microdermabrasion at First Glance
Treatment Time: 1 hour
Recovery Time: None
Is a microdermabrasion for me?
Microdermabrasion is a modern technological approach to modern skin care. It complements most treatment programs without interference or the risk of more aggressive procedures. A microdermabrasion is a great option for men and women wanting a procedure that provides a gentle, effective, and mechanical peeling of the dull, outermost layer of skin.
What are the benefits of microdermabrasion?
According to clinical tests, microdermabrasion can provide men and women with several skin benefits. It can:
- Greatly enhance dull skin texture
- Soften and reduce the appearance of fine lines
- Smooth pigment changes and skin discoloration
- Minimize large pores
How is a microdermabrasion performed?
Your microdermabrasion will be expertly performed by one of our Licensed Aestheticians.
Unlike the traditional dermabrasion procedure, microdermabrasion uses a gentler approach to correct the skin’s surface evenly. It features a dual control system and adjustable applicator head that work together to deliver a steady, effective stream of fine diamond-shaped crystals directly onto the skin. The vacuum and crystal projection controls enable each treatment to be customized to your unique skin care needs.
This process removes the dead skin cells on the surface of the skin and initiates cellular turnover at the epidermis and dermis levels to improve the skin’s elasticity, texture, color, and overall appearance.
How long does a microdermabrasion treatment take?
A microdermabrasion at Midsota Medspa takes about one hour and leaves little redness. You will be able to get back to your normal routine immediately.
How long is microdermabrasion recovery?
Microdermabrasion provides patients with a gradual skin resurfacing without any downtime. You will notice ongoing improvements in the look and feel of your skin over the months following your treatment.
How long will my microdermabrasion results last?
For long-lasting benefits, we recommend monthly microdermabrasion treatments as part of a regular skincare regimen.
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SkinPen in St. Cloud
Microneedling is a technique that has been perfected by SkinPen that uses their patent pending Automatic Oscillating Vertical Needling. Advanced skin needling promotes scar-less healing and increased production of normal woven collagen, similar to fractional lasers, but without the side effects and downtime. It has been found to be more effective and beneficial than most microdermabrasion and chemical peels.
Is SkinPen for me?
SkinPen microneedling is recommended for the following concerns:
- Fine lines & wrinkles
- Vertical lip lines
- Enlarged pores
- Stretch marks
How is SkinPen microneedling performed?
This procedure uses a machine with multiple needles that vertically pierce the skin with multiple passes. We combine topical nutrients that stimulate, repair, and give faster resurfacing results. The benefits are seen after a series of treatments. For rejuvenation and anti-aging, 4-6 treatments are recommended with one month between appointments. Scarring and stretch marks can also be lightened with the SkinPen . A series ranges from 4-8 treatments done at about 6 weeks apart.
*Actual results may vary
How long is recovery after microneedling?
Skin needling therapy is a tolerable treatment that may or may not use a topical numbing. Facial redness is common after treatment but subsides around 12-48 hours after treatment. Makeup can be applied the following day.