Ultrapeel Dermalift System is a superficial skin resurfacing procedure that uses physical means to exfoliate the skin, resulting in smoother and more radiant skin to address patient specific skin conditions.
Advantages of Ultrapeel Dermalift System?
1) Virtually no side effects.
2) Gives the skin an overall fresh, healthy-looking glow
3) Non-surgical, safe, effective “lunch hour” procedure.
4) Effective on all skin colours and tupes.
5) No anesthetic required.
6) Excellent for skin sensitive to chemical procedures.
7) Normal activities can be resumed immediately.
How does it work?
Ultrapeel Dermalift employs a closed vacuum system with a high pressure flow of minute aluminium oxide crystals. This is delivered by a compressed air delivery system., directed at the skin through a precision hand piece. With the hand piece in contact with the skin, a vacuum system is created. The accelerated particles impacting on the skin gently abrade the stratum corneum (outermost, most superficial layer of the skin), and the cellular debris is then sucked back into a separate container for removal.
The process is stopped when the seal between the skin and hand piece is broken. This hand piece is passed over the skin a few times.
Ultrapeel Dermalift System produces only a superficial abiation, primary targeting the upper layers of the epidermis, the procedure is likened to “sandblasting of the skin”. The dermis is not abraded. The healing process stimulates the production of new cells in both the epidermis and dermis
What does it treat?
Ultrapeel Dermalift System has shown improvement in the treatment of superficial skin conditions. These include early photoaging, skin roughness, fine lines, enlarged pores, superficial acne scarring, oily skin,
Am I Suitable For The Procedure?
Most patients are suitable for Ultrapeel Dermallift System, unless the skin is inflamed or infected, or if the skin healing ability is poor.
You should avoid Ultrapeel Dermalift System if you have the following problems : any active skin disease (Eczema, psoriasis, prominent or fragile blood vessels, severe acne, skin infections, sunburn etc
How Do I Prepare For The Procedure?
No special preparation is required.
What Does The Procedure Feel Like?
Ultrapeel Dermalift System is not painful for most peaple. The treated area may feel a little warm and appear pinkish after the procedure, and there may be some mild irritation, such as sting, itch or tingling sensation. Areas around the eye and bony areas such as the cheeckbones and forehead may be more sensitive than others. This discomfort goes away very quickly and no anesthesia or post operative pain relief is required.
How Long Will The Procedure Take?
Depending on the size of the area treated, the procedure itself may take 10-30 minutes.
What happens after the procedure?
As part of good skin care, use sunscreen and avoid the sun to reduce the risk of photosensitivity. Apply a moisturizer frequebtly, as skin exfoliation may occur. The skin can be slightly more sensitive after Ultrapeel Dermalift System, and it is advisable to avoid heavy makeup for the 1-2 days and exfoliative creams or scrubs for up to 4-6 days.
When Can I Return To My Normal Activities?
You may return to your activities immediately, as there is usually no downtime. Minimal redness is seen in some patients, but it disappears within a few hours.
How Many Treatments Will I Need?
Most patients actually feel and see a difference after only one or two treatments. However, effective Ultrapeel Dermalift Syste, usually requires a series of 3 – 8 treatments at intervals of 3-4 weeks. The series of treatments can be significantly longer, particularly with acne scarring. Maintenance of results requires periodic repeat tretaments after the initial regimen is completed.
How Long Will The effects Last?
You will probably reach your maximum improvement in 2-3 months. Although there are no studies to date that document how long the effects of Ultrapeel Dermalift System last, it is likely that results will be maintained for weeks to months.
How Safe Is It?
It is very safe when performed by an experienced and qualified doctor.