Q: What is DermaSweep, MD?
A: Dermasweep, MD is a revolutionary new particle-free microdermabrasion that uses an innovative bristle tip technology, which causes less irritation to the skin, while at the same time allowing a more comfortable, aggressive, and rejuvenating treatment. DermaSweep, MD is an advanced medical-grade form of microdermabrasion – meaning it is available only to a licensed physician and must be used by a licensed aesthetician under medical supervision.
Q: What are the side effects?
A: The treatment is completely painless. You may feel mild tightening or tingling after exfoliation, but the skin will be quite smooth. The moisture of any topical treatment will leave your skin with a cool, refreshed feeling. There are minimal side effects, which is why it is often described as “the lunch hour” procedure.
Q: When will I see results?
A: DermaSweep, MD treatments are approximately 45 minutes in length. You will experience remarkable, visible results after only one treatment. Lasting and more significant results will occur after 4 to 6 treatments spaced 10 days to two weeks apart, supported by a daily post treatment routine. Hyperpigmentation, acne scars, fine lines, and stretch marks will continue to disappear gradually over a series of treatments.
Q: How do I know if I am a candidate?
A: A comprehensive skin analysis is necessary in order to accurately prescribe a targeted treatment that yields the best outcome. The VISIA Skin Analysis system takes all the guesswork out of what is going on at a cellular level of the patient’s skin by taking an in-depth photo of the sub-dermal layers of the skin.
Q: How does DermaSweep work?
A: Using a variable-level vacuum and an assortment of treatment tips, the Dermasweep wand gently lifts the skin against the appropriate treatment tip, removing the top most outer layer of skin. Your skin is left smoother, while the vacuum action of the wand stimulates blood flow and cleans pores.
Increasing blood flow to the skin’s surface encourages collagen formation thus firming and toning the epidermis as well. Following the desired level of exfoliation, skin specific infusions are delivered to the skin to target your unique skin care needs for maximum results.
Q: How does DermaSweep reduce pigmentation, early aging lines, and other specific skin conditions?
A: DermaSweep treatments combine exfoliation with delivery of skin specific infusions provider fresher feeling and better looking skin. DermaSweep’s SkinFusions are formatted to treatment using cutting-edge ingredients to treat specific dermatology conditions. SkinFusions are applied under pressure following exfoliation. This allows the skincare provider to deliver an effective treatment that addresses each patient’s unique skincare needs.
Q: What type of infusion products are used in treatment?
A: DermaSweep SkinFusions are available in 3 categories, EpiFusions, PremiumFusions, and PeelFusions.
EpiFusions target specific dermatological concerns such as skin lightening and brightening, dehydration, and much more.
PremiumFusions contain powerful, scientifically proven active skincare ingredients including skin transforming peptides, age reversing growth factors, and revitalizing DNA repair enzymes.
PeelFusions boost the benefits of traditional chemical peels through enhanced delivery of the active skincare ingredients for faster results with less peeling and flaking compared to traditional peels.
Your skincare provider will select the right mix of infusions to deliver the results you desire over the course of several treatments.
Q: Is the treatment painful?
A: The treatment is safe and painless. You may feel mild skin tightening after exfoliation and your skin will feel quite smooth.
Q: How long does the treatment take?
A: Treatments typically take 30 minutes, but it depends upon the specific skin condition treated and the professional opinion of your provider.
Q: What will my skin look like after treatment?
A: Your skin will have a warm, pinkish glow that can last up to 30 minutes. Your post treatment care is simple and easy, and will be explained by your skincare provider.
Q: How long will it take before I see results?
A: Typically, you will see results after the first treatment. Lasting and more significant results will occur after 3 to 6 treatments spaced 10 days to 2 weeks apart, supported by a daily post treatment routine.
Q: What is the advantage of DermaSweep over other treatments?
A: DermaSweep’s innovative multi-level micro-resurfacing system incorporates proprietary treatment tips, circulation, and skin specific infusion delivery for more effective exfoliation and accelerated results. Most importantly, you will see noticeable skin improvement with fewer treatments.