microdermabrasion treatment systems

Microdermabrasion Cloth

Microdermabrasion cloths are simply cloths, similar to flannels, that exfoliate the skin as you wash your face or body with it. Microdermabrasion cloths are cheaper and simpler to use than home microdermabrasion kits.

How microdermabrasion cloths work

Microdermabrasion cloths are made from a special combination of materials and woven in a particular way to maximise their exfoliating benefits. Microdermabrasion cloths have hundreds of tiny little fibres protruding from their surface which makes them great at picking up dead skin cells. In addition to exfoliating dead skin cells, microdermabrasion cloths are also good at wiping off cosmetics, grease and dirt that build up in our skin daily.

Advantages of Microdermabrasion cloths­

The main advantages of microdermabrasion cloths are:microdermabrasion_cloths

  • Price
  • Simplicity­
  • Low risk

Microdermabrasion cloths are much cheaper than home kits and treatment using microdermabrasion machines. The procedure involved in using a microdermabrasion cloth is very simple and similar to using an ordinary wash cloth. Because there are no microdermabrasion creams involved, there is no chance of an adverse chemical reaction with the skin. The absence of microdermabrasion crystals also reduces the likelihood of post- microdermabrasion soreness and redness.

Benefits of Microdermabrasion cloths


The benefits of using a microdermabrasion cloth are long term. Many acne sufferers who use microdermabrasion cloths on a daily basis for a few months find that their acne clears up considerably­. Using a microdermabrasion cloth every few days is a great way to keep up the cell renewal rate of your skin giving you a fresh and healthy look. Microdermabrasion cloths are especially useful for people with oily skin, as the oil is what slows down the rate of skin cell renewal giving a dull look. Microdermabrasion cloths, however, will not be able to treat deep acne scars or old stretch marks.

Using a microdermabrasion cloth

Microdermabrasion cloth sellers advise that you should wash your face with soap and then rinse it off before applying the microdermabrasion cloth in circular motions to the face. However, many users prefer to lather up the soap onto the microdermabrasion cloth and apply the soapy microdermabrasion cloth to a wet face.

Buying a microdermabrasion cloth

microdermabrasion_clothMany microdermabrasion cloth producers exaggerate the science behind the fabric used. While using good quality materials is important, microdermabrasion cloths are simple things that have been used for hundreds of years in the Middle East. Most microdermabrasion cloths consist of a combination of polyester and nylon.

Maintaining your microdermabrasion cloth

A good microdermabrasion cloth will last for over 1 year provided you look after it. After every use, wash your microdermabrasion cloth in hot water to rinse out dead skin cells and dirt and kill bacteria. It’s a good idea to occasionally sterilise your microdermabrasion cloth by putting it in the microwave for a minute or the dish washer or washing machine.

Microdermabrasion cloths for face and body

Microdermabrasion cloths can be used for the face and body. Because the face is more sensitive you should use less force when washing it. Some microdermabrasion cloths are double sided with one side possessing a more course texture to exfoliate skin from the body