What is dermaplaning?
A physical exfoliating technique in which a surgical scalpel is used to gently scrape off dead skin cells, trapped dirt & oil, and vellus hair on the surface of the skin. This technique helps aid in cellular metabolism and regeneration of new skin cells.
-Diminishes the look of fine lines
-Promotes smoother skin
-Provides deeper product penetration
-Reduces the appearance of acne scars
-Removes soft facial hair that traps dirt and oils
-Avoid cleansers with active ingredients for 24 hours
-Avoid exfoliating skin for 3 days
-Off Accutane for at least 6 months
-Off prescription Retinol for at least 1 month
-Active cold sores
-Inflamed acne lesions
-Open skin lesions
30 minute or 1 hour specialized treatment options
-Apply sunscreen daily
-Avoid chlorine for 1 week
-Avoid direct sun exposure and extreme heat for 3 days
-Avoid scratching, peeling, and picking
-Discontinue use of scrubs or other exfoliators for 1 week
-Use recommended post care products
Am I a candidate for dermaplaning?
We recommend scheduling a complimentary consultation with one of our licensed aestheticians who will conduct a full skin analysis and determine if you are a qualifying candidate for this treatment.