All about Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion

All about Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion – Sandpaper for Your Skin? Not Quite!

TL:DR Summary

  • Revolutionary Skin Rejuvenation: Diamond peel microdermabrasion offers brighter, smoother skin by exfoliating dead cells.
  • Versatile Benefits: Targets enlarged pores, slight wrinkles, and acne breakouts for an even-toned complexion.
  • Minimal Risks: Mild redness and sensitivity are short-lived, ensuring a safe skincare experience.
  • Gentle Process: Utilizes a diamond-tipped wand for a non-invasive, debris-clearing skin treatment.
  • Customized Frequency: Treatment intervals vary, typically recommended every 2-4 weeks for best results.
  • Post-Care Tips: Avoid sun and harsh products post-treatment; moisturize and use sunscreen daily.
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Introduction to Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion 

Diamond peel microdermabrasion is one of the facial treatments many customers seeking better complexion turn to today – and with good reasons. It is an affordable and convenient solution to most of their skincare problems, providing instant results with minimal downtime. But, as with any other skin treatment you’re considering to go through, it’s only proper to know what is involved in the procedure. In this article, Wellaholic will share with you the key facts about Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion. We offer Diamond Peel as a standalone treatment but it is also bundled with our Elight Unlimited Facial plan.

What Really is Diamond Peel Microdermabasion?

Diamond peel is a non-invasive and mechanical procedure that helps to remove dead skin cells, dirt and excess oil on the skin surface. It improves the appearance of your skin, by revealing younger and radiant skin underneath in an instant. Diamond Peel is an effective procedure particularly if you’re struggling with the following :

  • Fine scars
  • Enlarged pores
  • Sun damage
  • Slight wrinkles
  • Acne breakout
  • Uneven complexion
  • Non-inflamed whiteheads
Wellaholic's team of facial experts provides top-notch facial services that are perfect for various skin concerns. Choose from our WellaFacial, Elight Facial, Gold RF Microneedling, Microneedling, WellaBoost Skin Booster, RF V-lift, Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion and LED Cell Regen facials.

Diamond Peel is Effective Against Enlarged Pores

Enlarged pores are a common skin concern. Many people believe that they cannot do anything to improve the appearance of their pores. However, there is one treatment that can help – diamond peel. Diamond peel is a type of exfoliation that uses a diamond-tipped wand to remove dead skin cells and other impurities from the surface of the skin. This treatment can help to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores and can also improve the overall texture and tone of the skin.

Diamond Peel is Effective Against Slight Wrinkles

A diamond peel is a type of microdermabrasion, which is a cosmetic procedure that uses exfoliation to remove the outermost layer of dead skin cells from the face. This treatment can be used to improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, as well as other skin concerns such as sun damage, age spots, and acne scars. Diamond peels are considered safe and effective for most people, and there is typically little to no downtime associated with this treatment.

Diamond Peel is Effective Against Acne Breakouts

Acne breakouts can be a real pain, both literally and figuratively. They can be difficult to get rid of and can leave behind scars. Diamond peel is a new treatment that is proving to be effective against acne breakouts. Diamond peel uses a diamond-tipped wand to exfoliate the skin. This removes the dead skin cells that can clog pores and lead to breakouts. It also stimulates collagen production, which can help to reduce the appearance of scars.

The term "Diamond Peel" was derived from natural/synthetic diamond chips attached to a handheld pen-like device for the treatment

How did Diamond Peel come about? 

Origin of the Diamond Peel: The term diamond peel was derived from the natural/synthetic diamond chips attached to a handheld pen-like instrument used in the treatment. It is in turn attached to a suction pump that vacuums the exfoliated dead skin cells away.

The First Generation Machine: However, before this version of the machine was introduced, the first generation of the diamond tool used fine carbon sand particles that are blasted onto the skin at very high air pressure. But, the downside is that it is prone to cause eye irritation as the crystals would accidentally get into the eyes.

Modern Diamond Peel Procedure: Today, the procedure no longer uses a sandblasting tool, but an instrument with an abrasive diamond tip to loosen dead cells, dirt, and excess oil on the skin surface. It is now a painless and non-invasive procedure to improve your skin.

What are the Benefits of Diamond Peel? 

Diamond Peel is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure which: 

  1. removes excess oil, dirt and dead cells on surface of the skin 
  2. removes blackheads and whiteheads
  3. improves the appearance of fine wrinkles and lines
  4. reduces mild to moderate acne breakouts
  5. stimulates blood circulation in the face
  6. prepares the skin to absorb other skin nutrients (e.g. serums, etc.) better

Diamond Peel has a wealth of benefits with very low risks. It is especially effective against pores, blackheads & whiteheads

Who Should Opt for Diamond Peel Treatment? 

Who Can Benefit from Diamond Peel: Both men and women of any age are qualified to undergo diamond peel. However, there are exceptions for those with active acne lesions, open skin, or irritated skin. It is particularly recommended for those with:

  • Clogged or Enlarged Pores: Pores with blackheads and whiteheads.
  • Acne Scars: Diamond Peel Treatment can help improve the appearance of acne scars.

What is Diamond Peel Treatment: Diamond Peel Treatment is a non-invasive medical-grade exfoliation procedure that can help improve the overall appearance of your skin. This treatment helps to reduce wrinkles, scars, and dark spots by removing dead skin cells from the surface layer of your skin. It is particularly beneficial for those who have rough or aging skin, as it helps to make your complexion smoother and more even.

Why Choose Diamond Peel Treatment: If you’re looking for a safe and effective way to rejuvenate and revitalize your complexion, Diamond Peel Treatment may be right for you. This procedure can provide noticeable results in just one session, with long-lasting effects that make it ideal for those who want to maintain their youthful glow over time. People dealing with acne scarring, hyperpigmentation, or wrinkles may be best suited for this treatment due to its ability to minimize these issues.

What are the side effects of Diamond Peel? 

Possible Side Effects of Diamond Peel: Having a wealth of benefits, it’s surprising that the risks of diamond peel are minimal and are only likely to occur when the treatment is carried out by an inexperienced dermatologist. The worst symptoms one may experience include:

  • Mild Redness: Temporary redness at the site of treatment is common due to the exfoliation process.
  • Itchiness: Some people may experience mild itching sensations during or after a Diamond Peel session.
  • Sensitivity: Skin may become more sensitive after the treatment as a result of the exfoliation process.

Understanding Diamond Peel Side Effects: Diamond Peel is non-invasive, meaning it does not involve surgery or injections. However, as with any type of cosmetic procedure, there are potential side effects associated with Diamond Peel treatments.

  • Dryness and Peeling: Some people may experience skin dryness and peeling due to the exfoliation process.
  • Breakouts: Breakouts can occur from clogged pores as dead skin cells are removed during treatment.

Remember, it’s essential to choose an experienced dermatologist for your Diamond Peel treatment to minimize these potential side effects and ensure the best results for your skin.

Here is the conclusion and key takeaways from this article by Wellaholic


In conclusion, Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion is far from being mere “sandpaper for your skin.” It’s an effective, non-invasive treatment that can work wonders on various skin concerns like clogged pores, acne scars, and dull complexions.

So, if you’re searching for a reliable and proven way to revitalize your skin, it’s definitely worth considering Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion.

At Wellaholic, we take pride in offering top-quality treatments that cater to our clients’ needs, and we’d be happy to help you on your journey to achieving healthier, radiant skin. Give Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion a try, and see the fantastic results for yourself!

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How does Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion work?

Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion uses a device with a diamond-tipped wand to gently exfoliate the top layer of your skin, removing dead skin cells and encouraging the growth of new, healthier cells. This process can help improve skin texture, tone, and overall appearance.

Is Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion painful?

No, Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion is not painful. You may feel a slight suction or scratching sensation as the device moves across your skin, but it’s generally considered to be a comfortable procedure.

Who can benefit from Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion?

Most people can benefit from Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion. It’s especially helpful for those with fine lines, mild acne scars, dull skin, sun damage, and uneven pigmentation. However, it’s always best to consult with a skincare professional to see if this treatment is right for you.

How often should I get Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion?

The frequency of Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion treatments depends on your individual skin type and condition. Generally, treatments can be done every 2-4 weeks. Your skincare professional will help you establish a treatment schedule that’s optimal for your skin.

Can Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion be combined with other treatments?

Yes, Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion can be combined with other treatments like our Elight Facial Monthly treatment for optimal results. It’s often used as a preparatory treatment to enhance the penetration of active ingredients from other skincare treatments.

What should I expect after a Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion treatment?

After a Diamond Peel Microdermabrasion treatment, your skin may appear slightly red and feel a bit sensitive. This usually subsides within a few hours. It’s important to protect your skin from the sun and keep it hydrated after the treatment.

With over 8 years of experience in the aesthetics industry, I am passionate about enhancing beauty and wellness through innovative, science-based approaches. As the Aesthetic Director at Wellaholic, I am committed to delivering exceptional services that are tailored to each client's unique needs. My expertise spans across advanced skincare treatments, body sculpting, hair removal services, and nutritional supplements, all aimed at helping clients achieve their personal best.

Serene Chiam, Aesthetic Director

Serene Chiam, the Aesthetic Director at Wellaholic, an acclaimed Aesthetic Chain in Singapore, brings over a decade of expertise in the aesthetics industry. With a Bachelor of Health Science (Aesthetics) and CIDESCO certifications, she expertly combines scientific knowledge with practical skills. Serene is known for her personalized approach to beauty, ensuring each Wellaholic client’s journey is unique and transformative. Her significant contributions have been pivotal in establishing Wellaholic’s reputation for excellence in aesthetic wellness.


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