Microdermabrasion is a medical spa treatment that removes dead skin cells to reveal fresh, invigorated skin. Dr. Theocharides provides microdermabrasion for patients in his Ocean, New Jersey office. The procedure is great for patients who are brand new to anti-aging skin care as well as patients who want to maintain the results of other their cosmetic enhancement procedures.
What Can Microdermabrasion Do?
- Revitalize dull skin
- Minimize brown spots
- Reduce enlarged pores
- Minimize scarring and stretch marks
- Reduce fine lines
How Does Microdermabrasion Work?
During microdermabrasion, the skin is exfoliated using a fine spray of microscopic crystals and gentle suction. Only the outer layer of the skin is removed, shedding away dead skin cells, to reveal brighter, fresher, younger looking skin.
What Results Can I Expect?
You’ll feel a noticeable change in the look and feel of your skin after having microdermabrasion. Results typically improve gradually after your first treatment and any following treatments. Most patients benefit from a series of microdermabrasion sessions spaced about a month apart.
How much does microdermabrasion cost?
Microdermabrasion is an affordable cosmetic skin care procedure. A full treatment typically costs about $150. Ask about package deals for multiple treatment sessions.
Does microdermabrasion hurt?
There is little if any pain associated with the microdermabrasion procedure. Dr. Theocharides can control the strength of the spray as well as the suction to ensure you remain comfortable throughout your session.
How long does microdermabrasion take?
A typical microdermabrasion treatment session lasts between 30 minutes to an hour.
How many treatments will I need?
The number of treatments needed depends on the condition of your skin and the results you desire. Most patients will benefit from a series of treatment sessions (3 – 5) spaced over several months.