microdermabrasion


Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

mi·cro·der·ma·bra·sion

 (mī′krō-dûr′mə-brā′zhən)
n.
A cosmetic procedure in which a very thin layer of facial skin is abraded with a high-pressure spray of crystals in order to diminish the appearance of fine wrinkles, discoloration, scars, and other blemishes.

microdermabrasion

(ˌmaɪkrəuˌdɜːməˈbreɪʒən)
n
(Surgery) a cosmetic procedure in which rough facial skin is removed by the application of a fine abrasive spray
Translations

microdermabrasion

n microdermoabrasión f
References in periodicals archive ?
The Comedo Suction Microdermabrasion Machine is a flagship product that works by using a suction motion to exfoliate the skin which helps in removing blemishes like blackheads, white heads and pimples.
1 million procedures, and microdermabrasion at 775,000, the ASPS reported.
As a noninvasive, skin-resurfacing procedure, microdermabrasion is an effective exfoliant that polishes away dead cells on the top layer of your skin.
Microdermabrasion is one of the top five minimally invasive topical procedures performed in the United States.
com) THIS has to be one of the grittiest home scrubs I have tried and about as close as you would get to a salon microdermabrasion.
Rating St Ives Timeless Skin Daily Microdermabrasion Face Scrub, PS4.
INTRODUCTION: Microdermabrasion (MDA) is a mechanical resurfacing technique where in pressurized stream of aluminium oxide crystals are employed to abrade the skin to achieve superficial wounding.
The top five minimally invasive procedures were: Botulinum Toxin A (5,670,788); soft-tissue fillers (1,891,158); chemical peels (1,110,464); laser-hair removal (1,078,612); and microdermabrasion (900,439).
I'm an active spa-goer but microdermabrasion and mesotherapy are new to me and I really had no idea what to expect.
Lisa Walsh, 42, tried Microdermabrasion skin treatment, at Transform Clinic, Cardiff Bay What they say Although the skin renews itself naturally about every 20 days, in our 30s this rate slow down as the process becomes less efficient as a result of skin damage.
ELLEN'S OFFER: Buy a course of three Microdermabrasion for pounds 90 (Saving 50 per cent on RRP) Quote DR4.
Vilalfortuny has crafted a fabulous machine that offers microdermabrasion and LED Light Therapy either individually or together to create one phenomenal face treatment.