Treatment At A Glance
NO. OF TREATMENTS
30 - 45 minutes
Every 4-6 weeks
open wounds, bacterial/viral infections
SPF for 3-7 days
Before and After
What Is Dermaplaning?
Dermaplaning is a method of manual exfoliation that consists of using a sterile surgical scalpel to gently remove the top layer of dead skin cells and vellus hair in order to reveal a smoother, brighter more radiant complexion.
Is It Safe?
It is safe and natural option for exfoliation.
Who Is The Treatment For?
This treatment is mainly for women. If men would like to dermaplane, we modify the treatment and can only provide treatment to the top half of the face and avoid the beard area. We also discourage dermaplaning if you have active or cystic acne, thick or coarse facial hair, psoriasis or eczema in the treatment area.
How Does It Work?
Dermaplaning is a skin treatment that uses an exfoliating blade to remove dead skin cells and hair from your face.
What Are The Benefits To Dermaplaning?
Provides deeper product penetration.
Removes soft facial hair that traps dirt and oils.
Promotes smoother skin.
Safe procedure for removing dead skin cells and "peachfuzz"
Reduces the appearance of acne scars
Diminishes the appearance of fine lines
Works on all skin types
What Areas Can I Treat?
Dermaplaning Pre Treatment Instructions
No shaving, peels, waxing, or aggressive exfoliations one week prior to Dermaplaning treatments.
Skin can not have any sunburn or windburn present.
Stop Retin A 3 to 4 days prior to treatment.
Men need to shave day of treatment. Men can return to shaving 7 days post treatment.
Dermaplaning Post Treatment Instructions
After a Dermaplaning treatment your skin needs time to heal and restore.
Treat the skin gently, using only hands(no towels, brushes, or sponges) to cleanse for at least 2 days. Use a gentle cleanser and apply moisturizer at least twice daily for a minimum of 7 days post treatment. Avoid AHA, BHA and Retinol based creams for 7 days.
Avoid sun exposure as much as possible for a minimum of 3 days post treatment. If you must be in the sun, apply SPF 30 and/or wear a wide brimmed hat, and limit time outside. Be careful of sun exposure and wear sunscreen daily for 2 weeks.
Avoid excessive heat 3 days post treatment, i.e. heavy workouts, steam rooms or saunas, etc.
Avoid chlorine or swimming for 24 hours.
Avoid facial waxing for 7 days.
Avoid Dermal Fillers or Botox for 2 to 4 weeks post treatment
Do not pick, scratch, or rub the treated area.
Do apply serums as absorption levels will be elevated
How Soon Will I Receive Results?
Immediately you will experience smoother, softer skin with a brighter complexion.
Is It Expensive?
This treatment is not only easy but also effective and affordable. Pricing varies according to the market and customer demand.
Is It Pain Free?
Can It Be Used On Teenagers?