Who is a good candidate for this surgery?
Patients with dull skin, sun damaged skin, fine lines and wrinkles caused by ageing, mild acne scarring, pigmentation (areas of discolouration on the skin), blackheads and whiteheads.
What can this treatment do for me?
DiamondTome™ Microdermabrasion reveals radiance and natural luminosity whilst also helping reduce fine lines and wrinkles in ageing skin.
How is the treatment carried out?
DiamondTome™ Microdermabrasion is a deep exfoliation treatment using special diamond chips to polish the top layer of the skin. Pre treatment creams are not necessary.
What type of anaesthetic is used?
None is needed.
How long am I in hospital?
The treatment is carried out as an outpatient.
How quickly will I recover from my treatment?
You may be slightly flushed after the treatment but this will settle within a couple of hours.
What are the potential problems with this treatment?
How many treatment will I need?
A course of 6 treatments will give significant results, however a one off treatment is good for a pick me up for a special occasion.
Who is not suitable for treatment?
Pregnant women, if you have active acne, eczema or skin cancer. It is not suitable for tattoo removal either.
How much will a microdermabrasion treatment cost me?
Please contact our experienced team of medical secretaries and they will be able to advise you of costs at Spire Norwich Hospital only.