What is Microdermabrasion?

Microdermabrasion uses a minimally abrasive instrument to remove, or “sand” away, your skin’s uneven, thicker outer layer. Think of it as an advanced exfoliation process. If you suffer from light scarring, sun damage, skin discoloration, or stretch marks, this procedure might be the solution you’re looking for.

How does it work?

Microdermabrasion is designed to help thicken the body’s collagen. Collagen is the most abundant protein in our bodies and it gives our skin its elasticity and strength. Unfortunately, as we age, our collagen levels deplete and our skin appears loose and uneven. The minimally abrasive instrument that we use at La Follette OB-GYN & Aesthetics has a diamond-tipped wand that will suction and remove the top layer of your skin. With this top layer removed, your skin cells will react to create new skin growth.

Why choose Microdermabrasion?

This treatment can improve:

  • Acne scars
  • Age spots
  • Enlarged pores
  • Fine lines & wrinkles
  • Hyperpigmentation
  • Stretch marks

There is no downtime or recovery involved with this treatment. Results vary, depending on the damage of your skin, but many patients get long-lasting results. Multiple treatments are recommended for those interested in routine maintenance. The team at La Follette OB-GYN & Aesthetics can help improve your skin and have you feeling radiant and youthful right in our Greenbrae medical office.*

Schedule today using the button below. Treatments usually take 30 minutes, making it an appointment you can schedule during the day.

*individual results may vary; not a guarantee

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Greenbrae - Marin County OB-GYN and Aesthetics

Focus on Women’s Health

La Follette OB-GYN and Aesthetics offers women’s comprehensive obstetric and gynecological care including high-risk prenatal care, well women care exams with STD testing and birth control choices, as well as minimally invasive surgeries and popular non-invasive lasers such as MonaLisa Touch, SculpSure, and Icon.

Our goal is to provide each woman with the best and most personalized service oriented OB-GYN care possible.

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(415) 461-1949