Frequently Asked Questions
Microdermabrasion is a clinical exfoliation skin procedure that removes dry, dead skin cells and unclogs pores. Microdermabrasion is favourable for treating acne, fine line, wrinkles, scarring, breakouts and blemishes, resulting in instant smoother, youthful skin.
How to use the Skintecture Facial Microdermbrasion Rejuvenation Kit?
How often can I use the Microdermabrasion handset?
We recommend using your Skintecture Microdermabrasion handset once a week to maintain skin rejuvenation & clarity.
Can I share my handset?
The Skintecture Microdermabrasion handset is a personal tool and we strongly recommend you avoid sharing the device. Each user should have their handset for hygienic reasons.
How strong is the suction & is it suitable for sensitive skin types?
The Skintecture Microdermabrasion handset comes with five suction levels. For the face, we recommend levels 1-2 and the body 3-5 depending on your sensitivity. It is suitable for sensitive skin, however everyones sensitivity varies & it always conduct a test to determine your tolerance.
How many filters are included?
The Skintecture Microdermabrasion Kit comes with x20 complimentary filters. Each filter lasts for 6-8 treatment depending on the skin type.
You can reorder filters from Skintecture site.
Whats in the box?
About LED Light TherapyWhat is LED Light Therapy?
Clinicians widely use LED photon therapy due to it's painless, non-invasive and fast treatment. The LED technology produces different wavelengths of light that are absorbed by the skin to stimulate skin cells.
Whats in the box?
Do the LED's emit UV light?
The Skintecture LED Light Beauty Therapy Mask does not emit UV light.
How long do I need to wear the mask?
We recommend wearing the Skintecture LED Light Mask for a minimum of 5mins a day, to 10mins being optimal wear.
Can you explain the different LED light therapies?
Do I need to change my skincare routine?
The Skintecture LED Light Beauty Mask will not interfere with your daily routine. We do recommend, cleansing the skin beforehand & using a mask or serum post-treatment for maintenance.
Do I need eye protection?
The Skintecture LED Light Beauty Therapy Mask has built-in blackout eyewear. As the mask can be bright when worn, we recommend you close your eyes and relax during the treatment.
Is LED Light Therapy suitable for Rosacea?
Rosacea is caused by inflamed & broken capillaries beneath the skin, causing redness. Our Orange LED light therapy promotes collagen production for patients with Rosacea, renews skin cells encouraging skin healing, soothes & reduces redness, and calms sensitive skin. Ultimately, LED light therapy is an ideal therapy for targeting inflammation.
Is LED Light therapy safe for pregnant or breastfeeding women?
There is not enough clinical evidence to suggest that the device is not safe; however, we strongly recommend you consult with your physician before undertaking any treatments for your condition.
Unfortunately, LED Light Therapy is not suitable for everyone, and the following people who suffer from these conditions should avoid using our mask:
- Pregnant or breastfeeding women
- Thyroid Disease
- Have a pacemaker
- If you are using steroids or other NSAID's
- Undertaking treatments that increase sun sensitivity
As always we strongly recommend you consult with your physician before undertaking any treatments.