Dermaplaning

Dermaplaning is an advanced non-invasive facial exfoliation procedure that uses a blade to skim dead skin cells. At Aesthetica Skin Centre, we aim to remove fine wrinkles, deep acne scarring, as well as make the skin’s surface look smooth and rejuvenated with this advanced exfoliation process. Dermaplaning is very popular and highly sought after procedure. The treatment is an ideal treatment to make the skin’s surface smooth, youthful, and radiant. This treatment removes deep scarring from acne and uneven pockmarks on the skin. The procedure also removes “peach fuzz,” which is the short, soft hairs on the face. The advance Dermaplaning procedure aids in achieving maximum exfoliation of the epidermis. It further illuminates the skin more effectively for skin analysis, determining treatment protocol and may aid in promoting optimal post-treatment results from chemical peel systems and laser procedures.

Frequently Asked Questions:

Dermaplaning is a method of exfoliation that consists of using a 10 gauge scalpel to gently scrape off the top layer of dulling dead skin cells in order to reveal a smoother, brighter complexion.
The aesthetic professional can physically exfoliate the skin with greater detail, including areas such as the nose, ears, forehead, cheeks, chin, neck, decolletage and the hands.
Dermaplaning is safe for any skin type and anyone with acne scars, dull skin, dry skin, sun-damaged skin, and fine wrinkles. The procedure is a pre-procedure treatment for chemical peels and laser procedures to achieve optimum results. Dermaplaning is also an ideal protocol to treat eczema.
This procedure is not painful at all and doesn’t require any downtime for recovery, making it extremely convenient.
Dermaplaning is a safe procedure for removing dead skin cells; it provides deeper product penetration; the process promotes smoother, supple and vibrant skin; it removes soft facial hair that traps dirt and oils; it reduces the appearance of acne scars; it diminishes the look of fine lines and creates a flawless canvas for makeup application; the system works on all skin types and gives instant results with no downtime.

References:

Lee, J.H., Son, S.W., Cho, S.H. (2016) A Comprehensive Review of the Treatment of Atopic Eczema. Allergy Asthma Immunol Res 8: 181-190. https://www.researchgate.net/publication/296479146_A_Comprehensive_Review_of_the_Treatment_of_Atopic_Eczema

Townsend, R. (2017). The Use of Advance Dermaplaning in Clinical Skin Care and Treatment. Clin Dermatol Res J, 2(2). https://www.scitechnol.com/peer-review/the-use-of-advance-dermaplaning-in-clinical-skin-care-and-treatment-bdzg.php?article_id=6961

Zoldan, R.J. (2017). Dermaplaning is the secret to brighter, smoother skin. Shape Magazine. Retrieved from: https://www.shape.com/lifestyle/beauty-style/dermaplaning-secret-brighter-smoother-skin