DermaSweep is a state-of-the-art approach to micro skin resurfacing, which uses an advanced microdermabrasion system to gently lift and sweep away dead skin. In addition, it also increases blood flow, which encourages collagen formation, thus rejuvenating and toning the outer layer of facial skin. DermaSweep is a highly versatile skin care treatment that can be customized to serve the aesthetic needs of each patient. Dr. Beck specializes in several DermaSweep techniques for his sex change surgery patients, including the ultra-thin brush wand technique, the medium brush bristle, also known as micro resurfacing with infusion, as well as the hydro assisted dermabrasion with a larger bristle.
Who is a candidate for DermaSweep skin resurfacing?
The best DermaSweep candidates are individuals who have discolored, sun damaged and/or wrinkled skin, uneven skin texture, as well as brown patches (malasma). DermaSweep also reduces facial acne, scars and restores the overall youthful appearance of the face by eliminating a number of bothersome skin conditions.
How is DermaSweep Procedure Performed
DermaSweep features a vacuum pump that is attached to a fine brush. During treatment the pump gently lifts the surface of the skin while the brush sweeps away dead skin.
Derma Sweep - micro resurfacing with infusion (Epi-infusion) combines the traditional DermaSweep technique in conjunctions with a medium bristle and topical solutions aimed at treating specific skin conditions. The most frequently performed Epi-Infusion techniques can be used to remedy skin discoloration issues, stimulate collagen, control acne, infuse vitamin C and hydrate the skin.
Derma Sweep - hydro assisted dermabrasion is the most powerful of the three DermaSweep levels that utilizes a larger bristle. In fact, hydro assisted dermabrasion removes the whole upper layer of the skin (epidermis) and is often utilized to treat severe skin damage, acne scars, wrinkles and deep lines around the mouth, the nose and/or the forehead.
DermaSweep skin resurfacing is one of the safest age-defying treatments available today. Because it does not utilize painful crystals often used in other skin resurfacing methods, pain and/or any discomfort during treatment in minimal. DermaSweep requires minimal or no down time.Patients may experience some skin irritation, redness and tightening. Applying sunscreen on a regular basis is essential to prevent the new skin from being damaged. Patients who undergo the hydro assisted dermabrasion DermaSweep method may require longer recovery time. To achieve the best possible and long-lasting results, some San Francisco DermaSweep skin resurfacing patients require more than one DermaSweep session.
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