Microdermabrasion a Popular and Effective Treatment to Fight the Signs of Aging

With being exposed to the elements everyday our skin needs help to combat sun exposure, pollution and other damaging effects. Microdermabrasion is a procedure that can help reduce wrinkles, age spots, fine lines and even smooth light acne scars with no discomfort or downtime.

The simplicity and effectiveness of microdermabrasion is what makes this non-invasive treatment so unique. Utilizing a specialized hand piece, a practitioner will glide the wand smoothly over the skin removing the outermost layers while suction pulls the dead skin cells into a debris canister. This treatment encourages growth of new skin cells which have improved levels of collagen and elastin.


Microdermabrasion treatments take between 30-45 minutes depending on the size of the area being treated. According to Dr. Rubaum, Director of the Laser Image Company in Redondo Beach ,  “Microdermabrasion is a simple lunchtime treatment used to help cell turnover immediately leaving more youthful glowing skin.  It more importantly increases the absorption and effectiveness of cosmeceuticals.”

What Will You Experience during Microdermabrasion

Microdermabrasion is predominantly used for  facial rejuvenation but also can be performed on the neck, chest, arms and hands. After the procedure the skin will have a slight pink glow and may be a little gritty feeling if a crystal machine system was used. A quick cleansing and your ready to show off your new youthful skin. An alternative is a crystal-free diamond tip system, same benefits without the sandy feeling afterwards.

With no serious side effects microdermabrasion is safe for most people of any skin color with any skin condition.  Concern should be taken If an infection is present, patient has severe acne or deep wrinkles.

Cost range somewhere between $75 – $125 per treatment, and if you add a peel to increase the effectiveness expect an additional $50 fee. Microdermabrasion, an inexpensive and effective way to keep your skin looking its best.

Visit The Laser Image Company and let us help renew your skin.

Danielle Paulson

Danielle Paulson (Lead Esthetician & Skin Care Specialist) has over 25 years experience in the industry. Her love of anything “skin” related started in high school, blending her own masks and creams using herbs and aromatherapy. She has worked for several cosmetic companies including: Chanel, Lancôme, Estee Lauder and Aveda. She is highly experienced in customizing facial treatment plans, peels, and body treatments. Danielle has a deep caring, commitment to all her clients and is always available for consults or concerns. She continues and enjoys keeping up with all the new and advanced training available. She is a self proclaimed ingredient junky. She feels truly blessed to be able to help people and do what she loves… SKIN! About The Laser Image Company: The clinic was a collaboration of Dr. Lad Rubaum an ENT, Facial Plastic Surgeon, and John Santoliquido, a laser specialist and trainer, with the intention to educate patients on all the latest non-invasive cosmetic treatments available. We specialize in advanced treatments using Microneedlng with PRP. Our injectable specialists use Botox to smooth lines and can create amazing transformations with dermal fillers like Juvederm, Voluma, Vollure, Radiesse and Restylane. Our state of the art lasers can treat any skin color. We offer laser Skin tightening, Laser Hair & Vein Removal , IPL, Photofacial, Genesis for rosacea and collagen stimulation, Vanquish for fat melting and Fractional laser for acne scars, wrinkles, sun damage and stretch marks. The staff was handpicked by Dr. Rubaum for their extensive knowledge and expertise in the specific treatments they perform. Whether it is a laser to tighten the skin or a filler plump the lips, Laser Image Company will have you covered.

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