Microcurrent treatment a non-surgical procedure that uses the application of gentle electric stimulation to increase blood flow and tighten the skin.
Cotton-tipped prongs are applied to different parts of the face and neck while a mild current stimulates skin and muscles. The entire process takes about an 20 to 30 min. and requires no anesthesia and no recovery time - you can go right back to work. It’s considered safe, and chances of irritation or other side effects are rare. Most patients describe a tingling sensation, but consider the treatment virtually painless.
Benefits of microcurrent facial treatment:
- Microcurrent facials are a safe and non-invasive procedure that will sculpt your face, accentuating cheek bones, smoothing out wrinkles and defining your jaw line. Your skin will look amazing and the results are Cumulative!
- Additional benefits are, lymphatic drainage, regeneration of connective tissue, tones and tightens the skin, enhanced skin elasticity, skin pigmentation is improved. You will see results after the first facial and a vast improvement after each one.
One interesting fact about the treatment was that it was initially used to treat patients who suffered from facial palsy (or Bell’s palsy), a condition in which certain nerves in the face are damaged, resulting in a temporary form of paralysis. Doctors found that the treatment not only helped muscles regain strength, but improved the condition of the skin as well.