Who is microdermabrasion for?
The gentle spray of micro-crystals or diamond tip system used in microdermabrasion is suitable for any adult with minor skin imperfections. It is not an instant cure for fine lines, wrinkles, age spots, sun damage and clogged pores like blackheads…but, it can help improve the appearance or eliminate these blemishes over time. For this reason, having a kit at home can prove an excellent investment and you will be thrilled with the microdermabrasion results you achieve.
Is microdermabrasion any good for blackheads and other acne?
Microdermabrasion results in a gradual reduction and sometimes complete elimination of minor scars left behind by acne. It is not recommended for deep scars or active acne.
Who should avoid microdermabrasion?
Microdermabrasion is not for pregnant women. If you have recently had a chemical peel, then you must wait two to three weeks before any microdermabrasion treatment. It is not recommend for those with active keloids, undiagnosed lesions, after a recent herpes outbreak, facial warts or an autoimmune disorder. It should also be avoided if you have unstable diabetes.