The Dermaplaning facial is a highly effective, non-invasive treatment which removes the surface dead skin cell layers, removes vellus hairs leaving the skin silky smooth. Increases cell turnover and is highly effective in minimising the appearance of fine lines, acne scarring and dark spots (pigmentation).
This treatment is performed using a blade to gently exfoliate the skin. It removes the outer layer of dead skin cells, along with fine facial hair commonly known as ‘peach fuzz’ or vellus hair. The treatment removes the hair gently and safely without stimulating hair growth. During this treatment it will also includes a AHA exfoliation to remove dead skin and a lactic peel to improve barrier function and has a natural moisturising effect. It immediately leaves the skin feeling smooth, supple and vibrant.
Benefits achieved include:
Increased skin hydration and moisture
Instant glowing skin
Improves skin texture
Increases cell turnover
Minimises the appearance of fine lines, acne scarring and dark spots (pigmentation)
Removes vellus hair
Boosts the effectiveness of skincare product absorption
What am I required to do post-treatment?
Ideally you should avoid direct sun exposure for 5-10 days post procedure and be very diligent with SPF protection.
It is also advised to avoid anything which may irritate the skin while it heals.
Avoid exfoliating for at least 3 days.
Will hair grow back thicker or darker?
Fine facial hair (vellus hair) is removed as part of the dermaplaning blading treatment.
You can expect this hair to naturally grow back blunt-ended, however the hair will not be darker or denser as genetic factors are responsible for the density, length, color and texture of hair.
What is included in this treatment?
In this treatment you will receive: double cleanse, pre-dermaplaning prep, derma planning, AHA exfoliation, Lactic peel, professional active serums, moisturiser and SPF.
Is there any downtime?
There is no downtime but we do recommend SPF.
Who can't be treated?
Clients with active acne (active pustular acne)
Clients with bleeding disorders or difficulty clotting;
Diabetic clients that are not under the control of medication or diet;
Clients undergoing cancer treatments.
It is not recommended for clients with thick facial hair