Did you know…studies have shown that microdermabrasion improves the barrier function of the skin. This means the skin’s ability to retain moisture is improved and skin feels more hydrated. Dry, itchy, irritated skin can be a sign that your barrier function is not working optimally. MD treatment and good skincare can help to improve its function and restore your skin’s natural balance.
We all know that as we get older there are dramatic changes in the way our ageing skin looks. One of the reasons why the skin of a child looks so healthy is that the epidermis is so highly translucent – reflecting light and making it look bright and healthy. More importantly at this age, there should be little or no obvious damage to the dermis from the effects of the sun – although this is the time at which potential damage is done and the effects will become visible within a few years.