A HydraFacial is a patented skin treatment available in medical spas and dermatology offices. Known for its three-step process, the HydraFacial works to deep-clean, exfoliate, and hydrate your skin. This professional procedure may help treat a variety of skin conditions, including acne, dryness, and wrinkles.
For those unfamiliar, the HydraFacial is a medical-grade resurfacing treatment that clears out your pores, plus it hydrates your skin. … The four-step treatment includes cleansing, exfoliating, extracting, and hydrating the skin with serums that are infused into pores with the HydraPeel Tip, a pen-like device.
What can I expect from a HydraFacial?
During the first part of your HydraFacial treatment, your skin will be cleansed and prepared for the remaining part of the procedure. Your skin will then be exfoliated, which removes dead skin cells and other impurities. Afterward, a fruit acid peel will be applied to your skin and gently removed.
How long does it last?
5 to 7 days. Many clients report seeing visible skin refinement and an even, radiant skin tone after just one treatment. The smooth results and hydration may last 5 to 7 days or even longer.
Does it Hurt?
Hydrafacials are non-invasive, meaning that no skin is punctured and you can come in for the treatment and walk away with no side effects. These facials work on every type of skin and don’t hurt at all. It simply feels like a tiny vacuum is lightly tugging on your skin.
Will a HydraFacial make me breakout?
Many times, people experience a ‘purging’ breakout after a facial. With HydraFacial®, post-breakouts rarely happen. And, in addition to cleansing the complexion, patients enjoy a post-procedure glow that can last upwards of a month.
Is a HydraFacial better than a regular facial?
Unlike traditional facials, a HydraFacial provides your skin with a gentle cleansing and rejuvenating experience without any pain during or after the treatment. This treatment is a great option for people with a wide range of skin concerns at different ages, giving your skin many benefits.
Does a HydraFacial remove blackheads?
The technology behind HydraFacial MD allows for the painless removal of blackheads, dirt, and other impurities without leaving your skin red and inflamed. Your skin will be left clean and clear.
How often should you get HydraFacials?
We strongly recommend that you come in for a HydraFacial solutions every two weeks.
Is a HydraFacial a chemical peel?
Hydrafacials are a much more thorough and extensive skin care treatment than chemical peels, with the added benefit of the hydration serum on your skin. Both products exfoliate and give your skin a gentle peel.
How do you prepare for a HydraFacial?
Two days before your treatment, do not use any over-the-counter acne medications, such as salicylic acid or benzoyl peroxide. Refrain from waxing and using depilatories. You should also refrain from any type of exfoliating treatments, like those containing active enzymes or glycolic acids.
Do you peel after a HydraFacial?
You may experience redness for 2-4 hours post treatment, but it will subside and there will be dead skin cells that were released by the chemical peel. Do not pick at the peeling, except to remove the loose flakes. If unusual irritation persists more than 2 days, call our office for treatment.
Have more questions?
Call our office for information at 817-888-7600.