Professional Microdermabrasion Treatment in Chicago at Kovak Cosmetic Center

Are you concerned about the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles? Microdermabrasion is one of the best solutions to quickly and safely improve skin appearance. Microdermabrasion is a safe and effective treatment to target the signs of aging and enhance the appearance of skin.

This non-invasive treatment can improve the texture of skin, encourage skin growth, and reduce fine lines and wrinkles.

Tired of living with lines and wrinkles? Want to rejuvenate your skin and enjoy a more youthful appearance? Microdermabrasion at the Kovak Cosmetic Center could be the answer.

Of all the surgical and non-surgical treatments available to reduce the signs of aging and improve complexion, microdermabrasion is one of the most popular and least invasive. Microdermabrasion treatment is incredibly fast, relatively painless, and highly effective for all skin types.

After a course of microdermabrasion, scars will be less visible, wrinkles and fine lines will be reduced, skin discoloration will be less prominent, and complexion will be enhanced as a healthy glow is restored to the treated area.

The experts at the Kovak Cosmetic Center specialize in a range of cosmetic procedures, including options for surgical and non-surgical treatment, and a full treatment plan for microdermabrasion. Performed by professionals in our Chicago-based practice, our microdermabrasion treatments are designed to give you the smoother, softer, and fresher complexion that you’re looking for.

How Does Microdermabrasion Work?


Microdermabrasion is a non-surgical treatment for renewing skin. The treatment can be performed on many areas of the body, including on the back, hands, and chest, but is primarily used to improve facial complexion. The main purpose of microdermabrasion is to exfoliate the top layers of skin; this treatment is mechanical, not chemical, such as in the case of chemical peels.

Microdermabrasion is completed in two parts, both of which work perfectly together to rejuvenate the treated area. The first part of the process involves the use of a handheld machine with small crystals. These are designed to very gently remove the upper layer of skin via a process of polishing and buffering.

Once the skin has been exfoliated, the second part of the treatment can begin. This part of the treatment uses suction to remove dead skin cells and any other debris from the skin. After the old skin cells have been removed, the body will begin to replace them with a new layer of skin. The end result is smoother, brighter, and cleaner skin.

The two-part process can be completed quickly and is completely non-invasive; there are no chemicals used or incisions made. Over the course of multiple treatments, the appearance of the skin will improve, and you’ll notice a large number of benefits to the look and feel of the treated area of skin.

The Benefits of Microdermabrasion

There are a number of reasons why people choose to undergo a course of microdermabrasion treatments; for some people the reasons are unhappiness with facial blemishes or premature signs of aging, and for others, the reasons are very different. No matter why you’re considering microdermabrasion, there are a substantial number of benefits that you can look forward to from the treatment, including:

• Microdermabrasion is considerably safer than many of the alternative skin treatments. There are few risks with microdermabrasion, and the treatment and recovery aren’t painful.

• After microdermabrasion, the absorption of skin products is greatly increased, making everyday skincare routines much more effective.

• The elasticity and health of the skin is increased as microdermabrasion improves circulation, allowing a greater quantity of nutrients and oxygen to reach to skin cells.

• Microdermabrasion can unclog pores, leading to a cleaner and fresher facial appearance.

• Pores that have grown larger due to external influences, such as inflammation, can be reduced during microdermabrasion treatment.

• The appearance of stretch marks and scars, and particularly scars from acne, can be improved due to the improvement in blood flow after microdermabrasion.

• Fine lines and wrinkles will be softened after multiple treatments, improving the texture of the treated skin.

• Discoloration of the skin can be reduced during a course of microdermabrasion treatment.

• Microdermabrasion can give the skin a healthy glow, making the face look younger and fresher.

If you’re considering having microdermabrasion treatment in Chicago, then the professionals at the Kovak Cosmetic Center can help. You can book an appointment with us at any time to discuss whether microdermabrasion is the right treatment for your desired results.

Microdermabrasion at the Kovak Cosmetic Center in Chicago

For microdermabrasion in Chicago, IL, the Kovak Cosmetic Center is one of the best practices to pay a visit to. Our cosmetic experts are experienced in the microdermabrasion procedure and will work with you at every stage to help you to see the results that you’re hoping for.

The first stage of any procedure at the Kovak Cosmetic Center is a consultation will one of our experienced doctors. You’ll have chance to discuss the options available, how the procedures work, and what you can expect in terms of results. If you decide that microdermabrasion is the right option for you, then you can schedule your first appointment.

Your first microdermabrasion procedure will begin with a thorough cleansing of the area to be treated. As soon as the area is clean and fully prepared, the treatment can begin. The treatment will involve both buffering and suction, to exfoliate the skin completely. The recovery time after microdermabrasion treatment is very short, as the procedure is non-invasive. There will be a slight pinkness of the skin after treatment, but normally this should have subsided after a period of 24 hours.
In the following months, further appointments at the Kovak Cosmetic Center in Chicago will need to be scheduled, until you’re completely happy with the results. The amount of appointments will vary depending on the level of results that you hope to see achieved.

Microdermabrasion in Chicago: FAQ

New to microdermabrasion? Here are the answers to a selection of the most frequently asked questions about the procedure:

Is Anesthetic Required for Microdermabrasion?
Microdermabrasion is not a painful procedure, there’s normally only a small amount of discomfort during the treatment. Due to this, anesthetic is not required during treatment.

How Long Does Microdermabrasion Treatment Take?
Microdermabrasion is a very convenient treatment, that can be worked into even the busiest of schedules. One treatment will take between 30 and 60 minutes on average.

How Many Treatments Will Be Required?
The exact number of treatments required will vary from person to person, but as skin has a 30-day regeneration period, treatments will need to be ongoing for the improvement to be lasting. In many cases an average of 6 to 12 treatments will be needed to see a significant change to the texture and appearance of the skin. Normally, these treatments are scheduled at least every month, with intervals of 2-4 weeks being common.

Is Microdermabrasion Similar to Dermabrasion?
The procedure involved in microdermabrasion is very different to the procedure for dermabrasion. Whilst dermabrasion involves the removal of multiple layers of skin, microdermabrasion treatment is designed to exfoliate the outer layer of skin in a gentle way, making the skin smoother and fresher with no pain or extensive recovery times.

Is Microdermabrasion Safe?
Microdermabrasion is considered to be a very safe procedure and is suitable for all types of skin. There’s no risk of scarring or permanent changes to the skin during microdermabrasion, which is why many people choose this non-invasive treatment over the alternative skin rejuvenation treatments available.

Who Isn’t Suitable for Microdermabrasion?
Most people can have microdermabrasion treatment without concern, however, there are some instances where your consultant may suggest a different treatment. People with large scars, deep wrinkles, or other major blemishes may not benefit as greatly from microdermabrasion as those with minor blemishes. In some cases where a patient has very sensitive skin, microdermabrasion may not be recommended as the best treatment.

Book an Appointment at the Kovak Cosmetic Center Today

At the Kovak Cosmetic Center, it’s our aim to always strive for the best possible results, using innovative technology and tried and tested techniques. When you pay a visit to our practice in Chicago, you’ll receive the best treatment, excellent support, and guidance on the best way to renew your appearance from experts in the field of cosmetic treatment.

Ready to see how microdermabrasion could rejuvenate your skin and give you a more youthful appearance? If you would like to learn more about the procedure, or if you would like to book your first consultation with a professional at the Kovak Cosmetic Center, then you can get in touch with our friendly team today.



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