Microdermabrasion for skin treatments

Flawless Skin With Microdermabrasion – Skin Treatments

By Define Aesthetics, July 20, 2016

We all desire to get a flawless glowing skin. Some do regular facials or some depend on creams, ointments available in the market. Do you know if they really work on your skin?

A healthy diet is must for healthy skin. Diet cleanses out the toxins from your body. But the tropical usage of creams or solutions don’t aid to better skin. Facial skin needs to be healed from inside. The secret mantra of glowing skin is a permanent problem free skin.

As most of us are unaware of the science behind how skin works, we believe in every marketing gimmick shown to us. There are some advanced global technologies used worldwide to get a flawless beautiful skin. Even some of the celebs swear by these nonsurgical treatments to keep their skin young and problem free. One of them are Microdermabrasion.

What is Microdermabrasion?

The term microdermabrasion refers to micronized (tiny) crystals derived from minerals. The technician uses an instrument to direct a stream of these fine crystals onto the skin. These crystals are used to abrade the skin thereby removing dead and flaking skin cells. As this is being done, a small vacuum removes the crystals along with the upper layer of skin. As a result, the production of new skin cells and collagen is being stimulated.

What are the benefits of Microdermabrasion?

Microdermabrasion is a way to improve many unsightly surface conditions.

  • Removal of age spots
  • Blackheads, whiteheads
  • Fine lines around the eyes, lips and neck
  • Dull and rough textured skin can be improved
  • The treatment can be used to reduce mild scarring and scaly skin lesions

Benefits of Microdermabrasion Skin Treatments

These skin disorders cannot be treated at regular beauty parlors. Home remedies may take very long time to see any visible change. Whereas, microdermabrasion is extremely beneficial to achieve faster results with visible changes.

Is it painful?

The process is not at all painful and has no side effects. The smooth microcrystals do not cause any irritation or sensation on the normal skin.

What are the pre-treatment maintenance?

You actually don’t need any particular pre-treatment therapy or you don’t need to follow any hard-core regime before the treatment. There are a few simple steps that you need to keep in mind before opting for microdermabrasion.

  • Do not go for a facial 1-2 weeks before the treatment.
  • Do not wax or thread your face 1 week before the treatment.
  • Stop using any strong medicated face wash before the treatment.
  • Check with your doctor what are safe face washes or creams that you may use.
  • Consult your doctor beforehand if you are suffering from severe acne problems.
  • Do not use strong medicated lotions or face creams.
  • Try avoiding sun as much as possible.

Skin Polishing Treatment

What are the post treatment regime?

Once you are undergoing microdermabrasion treatments, you need to follow a few steps for optimal results. Your doctor would guide you with particular regime depending on the treatment frequency and skin type. Still be aware of a below listed conditions once you start with microdermabrasion

  • Do not go out in the sun without sunscreen.
  • Avoid sun as much as possible.
  • Do not wash your face with soap or face wash immediately.
  • Use the prescribed products by the doctor.
  • Do not scrub your skin.
  • Drink plenty of water and eat healthy.
  • Do not apply make up immediately after the treatment.
  • Do not apply unknown creams.

Who are not recommended for this treatment?

If you have any of the diseases listed below, you are not suitable for this treatment. Although it depends on the severity of the skin disorder you have.

  • Active rosacea
  • Fragile capillaries
  • Vascular lesions
  • Widespread acne
  • Herpetic lesions (herpes)
  • Warts
  • Open sores
  • Skin lesions
  • Anyone who takes anti-coagulants
  • Eczema
  • Dermatitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Lupus
  • Erythematosus
  • Diabetes mellitus

What can you expect from Microdermabrasion?

Microdermabrasion actually helps to remove deeper blemishes over continuous treatments, speeding healthy cells grow up in the surface. As a result your skin becomes softer. The texture is improved as well. You skin is brightened. You may also notice visible natural glow on your skin. It definitely reverses the age of the skin making your skin look much younger.

Overall it’s the best way to find the new you!


There are many microdermabrasion instrument available in the market for home usage. You must remember your skin is best understood by a skin professional or a doctor.  Home applications may vary from person to person. Sometime, wrong application causes permanent discoloration of the skin. It’s the best to seek professional help especially if you have any other skin disorder please check with a doctor first.

At Define Aesthetics we have experienced doctors with enriched knowledge in the cosmetology field. Our doctors pay personal attention to each and every patient and design custom treatments according to the need. Starting from the treatment to post-treatment regime, they will help you out thoroughly. We have quality practice and advanced global instruments that give unmatched results compared to any other market player. Our successful client stories carry the proof of its legacy.

Define Aesthetics has also been featured in leading newspapers and magazine for its outstanding contribution and quality service. Be a part of our successful journey and re-define yourself!


Dr. Sheetal Badami
M.B.B.S., D.A.
SCOPE Certified Obesity Physician
Director, Define Aesthetics


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