Microdermabrasion a quick, safe, effective form of exfoliation for all skin types and colours with no downtime, and no pain or discomfort. Divine Spa uses the Dermapod, which uses non-allergenic inert crystals with a slight suction to remove dead or damaged skin cells. The skin will immediately appear softer, smoother, brighter and more clear post treatment. It is safe for all skin types and colour, for both men and women.
Pre and Post Care
Be sure not to do the following one week before and after the treatment: –
- laser hair removal or electrolysis
- glycolic or lactic treatments
- chemical peels
- use of retinols (speak to your provider)
Be sure not to do the following 24hrs after the treatment:
- hot showers
- excessive sweating (gym, work outs)
- makeup application
- moisturizers not suitable with microdermabrasion
- do not pick, peel, scratch or your skin
- direct and prolonged sun exposure
Treatments that can be combined with microdermabrasion:
What is microdermabrasion good for?
Microdermabrasion can benefit the following: ◦
- Sun damaged
- Can be rejuvenated and refreshed
- Blotchiness, uneven skin tones and texture will also be improved
- Even normal skin can be made to look fresher with a warm glow
What areas can be treated?
The most common areas that are treated by microdermabrasion are face and neck. In addition to this, microdermabrasion is also safe for. but not limited to chest, back, hands, knees and elbows.
How many treatments would I need?
Treatments vary according to skin condition, whether it’s acne, pigmentation, anti-wrinkle, or simply to improve skin texture. Typically, if treating a condition, four to six treatments are required, spaced four week apart or earlier (depending on the severity). After the first treatment, the skins texture will appear more fresh, clean, smoother and softer. Clients normally see greater results after the third consecutive treatment. call in to get a complimentary skin assessment and speak to one of our medical aestheticians to get a personalized treatment plan
Are there any side effects or downtime?
Immediately post treatment, clients sometime feel slight tingling and skin will appear pink-red. These are normal side effects. Microdermabrasion is not suitable for extremely sensitive skin, thin skin or clients prone to telangiectasia (broken capillaries). There are other contraindications for microdermabrasion, please call (905)-866-6868 for specific concerns.