Microcurrent is a clinically tested therapy using a low-level current that mimics the natural current of the body. It can provide both instant and cumulative results. This treatment is so effective it is often referred to as a five-minute facial.
Why Choose Avalon Laser?
- We offer the best aesthetic technology available in the U.S. today, using the latest protocols to achieve superior results.
- We provide a wide range of advanced cosmetic treatments and an exceptional patient experience in a serene, luxurious, and private atmosphere.
- Avalon Laser is a boutique, luxury, non-surgical cosmetic facility.
What Can I Expect With Microcurrent Treatments?
The procedure is virtually painless and takes approximately one hour to perform. The practitioner uses a two-pronged, cotton-tipped instrument to deliver gentle electrical stimulation to the tissues and muscles of the face and neck. A series of treatment sessions are recommended for optimal results, along with routine follow-up treatments for maintenance.
Is There Any Downtime After Microcurrent Treatment?
This procedure requires no anesthesia, no recovery, and no downtime. Most patients find the treatment soothing. Microcurrent is a natural, safe, non-invasive way to tone, heal, and rejuvenate the face.
Who is a good candidate for microcurrent?
The best candidates for this treatment are men and women who want to maintain or achieve a more youthful appearance. It can help younger people prevent some of the visible effects of aging and help rejuvenate facial appearance among older people. You may not be a good candidate for microcurrent if you are pregnant, have medical electrical implants, or suffer from seizures, heart disease, or cancer.
How does microcurrent treatment work?
Microcurrent uses gentle electric stimulation to trigger natural skin enhancement at a cellular level. After a series of treatments, it has been shown to increase:
- Collagen production
- Amino acids
How many treatments will I need?
The number of treatments needed to achieve maximum results will depend on your age, lifestyle, and the condition of your skin. We recommend a series of treatments approximately one week apart, followed by monthly maintenance treatments. After a consultation and evaluation of your skin, we can estimate you the number of treatments you will need.
What cosmetic issues can be treated with microcurrent?
This technique can be used to treat a number of facial aging and cosmetic issues. Microcurrent treatments can:
- Improve muscle tone in the face and neck
- Lift jowls and eyebrows
- Reduce a double chin
- Reduce fine lines and wrinkles
- Improve skin elasticity
- Firm and contour the face and neck
- Reduce or clear up acne
- Exfoliate the skin
- Improve facial circulation and lymphatic drainage
- Reduce sun damage
- Tighten large pores
- Improve pigmentation and product penetration
- Hydrate and revitalize for softer, smoother skin
- Reduce dark circles and puffiness under the eyes
- Improve skin tone
Is microcurrent safe?
Yes. This treatment is completely safe. Microcurrent has been used on the human body for decades with no reported harmful side effects. There is no redness or swelling, no discomfort during or after treatment, and no downtime required.
How soon will I see results with microcurrent?
This pain-free procedure produces visible results after a single treatment. Cumulative results become visible after subsequent treatments. A series of treatments can take years off a person’s appearance.