Diamond Microdermabrasion

Diamond Microdermabrasion Benefits:

  • Improves acne scars
  • Treats aging and sun damaged skin
  • Reduces fine lines and wrinkles
  • Diminishes hyper-pigmentation
  • Smoothes and refines bumpy skin
  • Immediate visible results

Diamond Microdermabrasion, otherwise known as a mechanical exfoliation, is a non-surgical method of encouraging skin renewal through a crystal-free diamond peel method.  It combats the damaging effects of sun exposure and premature aging, reducing fine lines, enlarged pores and hyper-pigmentation.  Removal of unwanted dead skin cells from the epidermis while stimulating cellular regeneration painlessly and effectively in a controlled manner.

A series of six to twelve is suggested.

We look forward to empowering you with beauty, offering our services in Encinitas, Del Mar, Solana Beach & North County San Diego area.

Diamond Microdermabrasion Prices

diamond microdermabrasion (includes mask) – $80

~ add on: neck – $1

~ add on: décolleté – $15

diamond microdermabrasion with facial – $130

What is OxygenVitamin Infusion?

After the Diamond Microdermabrasion procedure the skin is infused with a mist of oxygen air and several powerful antioxidants to rejuvenate and tone, hydrate and soothe the skin for a radiant complexion.

How Should I Prepare for the Treatment?

Stop using at least 5 days before and after the procedure:

  • Alpha – Beta Hydroxy Acids

  • Retinol, Retinoic Acid (Tretinoin), Differin, and any other prescription strength topical

  • Benzoyl peroxide

  • Chemical depilatories

  • Waxing, laser treatments, electrolysis

  • Facial scrubs or other types of exfoliants

  • Sun bathing or tanning

What Happens After The Treatment?

  • Skin will appear smoother and radiant

  • Your skin may appear slightly pink or feel mildly sunburned which is a normal result of the procedure

  • You might experience skin tightness, dryness or flakiness which is a sign of skin repairing and renewal

  • Keep skin well hydrated and avoid sun exposure to prevent hyper pigmentation. SPF 25 or higher is strongly recommended

  • Avoid saunas, exercising, swimming and anything that could tingle or irritate the skin for at least 3 days

  • DO NOT use Alpha or Beta Hydroxy Acids, Retinols or other forms of vitamin A, any exfoliants or astringents on the skin for 5 days after the treatment

CONTRAINDICATIONS

You should not have Diamond Microdermabrasion treatment if you have:

  • Severe inflamed cystic acne

  • Rosacea

  • Vitiliago

  • Telangectasis

  • Visible, broken blood vessels (The suction from the Diamond Microdermabrasion can aggravate the blood vessels)

  • Skin cancer and auto immune disorders such as AIDs or HIV

  • Active cold sores

  • Active, uncontrolled or brittle diabetes

  • Use of Accutane currently or in the past 6 months

  • Use of oral blood thinners

  • Retin-A or other Vitamin A products must be discontinued approximately 3 days prior to treatment

  • Open skin lesions

  • Dermatitis

  • Sunburned Skin

How Often Should I have Diamond Microdermabrasion?

A series of treatments (6-12 sessions) every 2 weeks is highly recommended in order to achieve optimal results.  After the series is completed maintenance every 4-6 weeks is advised.  A home skincare regimen prescribed by your esthetician is essential to complement and enhance the results of the Diamond Microdermabrasion treatment.