Dermaplaning is a non-invasive exfoliation treatment that uses a sterile surgical scalpel to gently remove the top layer of dead skin cells and vellus hair (peach fuzz) from the surface of the skin. This process reveals smoother, brighter skin and promotes a more even complexion.
Yes, dermaplaning is considered safe when performed by a trained and experienced professional. The procedure is non-invasive and generally well-tolerated by most individuals. Our estheticians are skilled in dermaplaning techniques and prioritize your safety and comfort.
Dermaplaning offers several benefits, including:
No, dermaplaning does not change the texture or color of the hair on your face. The vellus hair that is removed during the treatment will grow back at the same rate and with the same characteristics as before. It is a common myth that hair grows back thicker or darker after hair removal.
Dermaplaning is suitable for most skin types, but it may not be recommended for individuals with certain skin conditions, such as active acne or very sensitive skin prone to irritation. It's important to consult with our estheticians to assess your skin's suitability for dermaplaning and address any concerns you may have.
A dermaplaning treatment usually takes between 30 to 45 minutes, depending on the areas being treated and the specific needs of your skin. This includes prepping the skin, performing the dermaplaning process, and applying appropriate skincare products afterward.
There is typically no downtime associated with dermaplaning. You may experience some temporary redness or mild sensitivity immediately after the treatment, but it should subside quickly. You can resume your regular activities and apply makeup if desired.
The frequency of dermaplaning treatments depends on your skin's needs and goals. Many individuals benefit from treatments every 4 to 6 weeks to maintain the results. Our estheticians can recommend a personalized treatment plan based on your skin condition and desired outcomes.
Yes, dermaplaning can be combined with other skincare treatments, such as chemical peels or facial masks, to enhance the overall results. Combining treatments can provide deeper exfoliation and better product penetration. Our estheticians can assess your skin and recommend the most suitable combination for your specific needs.
After dermaplaning, it's important to follow your esthetician's post-treatment instructions, which may include: