What is Hydrafacial?

Hydrafacial is not just a facial.  This is three steps, thirty minutes and the best skin of your life.

It is essentially a peel, microdermabrasion and a hydrating mask all rolled into one.

Hydrafacial uses the latest technology to cleanse, extract and hydrate your skin like never before. The Hydradacial serums are made from nourishing ingredients that help to create a “hydrated glow”  in just three easy steps.

The secret behind Hydrafacial lies in its unique and patented “Vortex-Fusion” delivery system which can exfoliate, extract and hydrate the skin all at the same time. The spiral design of the treatment tips creates a vortex effect that can easily dislodge dead skin cells and impurities in the skin, while at the same time delivers hydrating serums to the skin.

It is a medical-grade “hydra dermabrasion” device which unlike traditional microdermabrasion devices, gently removes the outer lay of skin and simultaneously infuses the skin with hydrating extracts.  It is a truly relaxing and feel good procedure. It is never painful and most patients describe it as a light massage sensation.

Hydrafacial Cleanse and Peel

Step 1) Cleanse and peel to uncover a new layer of skin through exfoliation and resurfacing.

This process uses both chemical and mechanical processes to clean and exfoliate using “Active 4” and “Glycal”. 

The ingredients in Active 4 are Glocosamine HCL to soften the skin, Lactic Acid to exfoliate and Algae Extract to calm and soothe.  As Active 4 is applied to the skin it loosens the dead skin cells and softens the sebum to aid in extractions, while providing residual hydration.

The ingredients in the Glysal include Glycolic acid to exfoliate, brighten and hydrate. Salycilic acid to soften the sebum and eliminate excess oil in the skin.

Hydrafacial Ectract and Hydrate

Step 2) Extract and hydrate by removing debris from pores through painless extractions while hydrating the skin.

Beta-HD is used to aid in the extraction process.  The ingredients include Salicyclic acid to exfoliate, honey extract to hydrate and Spiraea Ulmaria extract to calm and soothe. Skin is left clear with a radiant complexion.

Hydrafacial fuse and protect

Step 3) Fuse and protect by saturating the surface of the skin with antioxidants and peptides to optimise skin health and restore a natural glow.

Antiox+ is used in the last step of the Signature Hydrafacial. It contains deeply moisturising Hyaluronic acid, often referred to as “Liquid Gold”. Antiox+ has soothing elements from Arnica Flower extract and also skin renewing and brightening elements from Miehei Mucor and Red Algae extract to help even skin tone.

This powerful formula naturally detoxifies and protects the skin from environmental free radicals, while replenishing the skins natural hydration and elasticity, revealing a healthy glow.

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What are the benefits of Hydrafacial?

No downtime required

In around thirty minutes of treatment time, Hydrafacial can provide you with a clearer and more radiant skin with virtually no irritation and no downtime.  you can go back to work the same day.  You may have some slight redness after the procedure, however, this resolves quickly and makeup may be applied after the treatment.

Hydrafacial is good for sensitive skin

Hydrafacial is great is sensitive skin. Extractions are performed by using vacuum power rather than manual squeezing or lancing of the skin, which means people with sensitive skin can have a deep clean without the inflammation.  No matter what your skin type, Hydrafacial can work for you. Hydrafacial treatments are adaptable to your skin type and condition. 

Pain-free procedure

Because the liquid is delivered to the skin with every pass of the wand, the tip will be lubricated and glide gently over the skin.  patients often describe the experience as a gentle massage which is enjoyable and relaxing.  Because gentle acids are used during the exfoliation process, patients sometimes experience a slight tingling sensation to the skin.

Younger looking, glowing and healthier skin

Expect to go home from your Hydrafacial with a brighter complexion and glowing skin. If you had any blackheads before the treatment they will have vanished without a trace.  You will also notice that any pores and fine lines have been noticeably diminished.

Hydrafacial can be used to address a number of skin concerns, including;

enlarged pore, brown spots, fine lines and wrinkles, skin texture, elasticity and firmness, oily and congested skin

Infusing essential vitamins, moisture and antioxidants into your skin will help to combat early signs of ageing as well as to help your skin be protected from environmental pollution and free radicals.

Hydrafacial produces consistent results

No matter where you go to get your Hydrafacial in the world you should achieve the same consistent result. Unlike other facials, Hydrafacial is not as user dependant.  The same process, the same technique and the same ingredients are used no matter where you have the treatment performed.

Hydrafacial treatments are customizable

Based on your needs, you can ask your aesthetician to tailor your treatment to address your exact skin conditions.  So whether you have oily acne-prone skin or sun-damaged skin with dark spots, Hydrafacial can be adapted to treat your specific needs so that you achieve the results you want.

Why is Hydrafacial so popular?

Hydrafacial has proven to be the most popular facial treatment around the world because you get consistently fantastic results.  Unlike microdermabrasion, chemical peels and facial extractions, it is a painless procedure, completed in just thirty minutes with no downtime required.

For people looking for healthy, beautiful and glowing skin immediately, Hydrafacial is the goto, must-have treatment that you can rely upon.


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Why Choose Advanced Cosmetic Medicine

At ACM We Make The Process Easy
Consistent Treatment by the Same Doctor Every Time
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Open Until 6pm Weekdays and Until 2pm Saturday for Your Convenience
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Our Commitments

Our commitment to you is to provide you with the highest standard of service, treatment and patient care. You will always receive personal attention and treatment from Dr Rahma Targett each and every time you visit us.

Dr Targett will take the time to listen to your cosmetic needs and provide you with sound advice and realistic expectations. We will work with you to develop a plan tailored to your specific needs and goals.  Dr Targett will take the time to explain the procedure and provide you with expectations of the outcomes.

Following your treatment, we will provide you with the aftercare and advice that you deserve.  At Advanced Cosmetic Medicine, you will have the peace of mind that you are being treated by a qualified doctor in aesthetic medicine.

Dr Targett and her team will provide you with everything you need to achieve your aesthetic and health goals.

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