Have you heard of face shaving for women? This is an actual thing but don’t worry, it doesn’t make your hair grow back faster or thicker. Dermaplaning (i.e softly pulling a razor over your tight skin) if quickly becoming one of the hottest facial procedures done at spas. It removes all of the tiny hairs (vellus hair) also known as peach fuzz.
Dermaplaning is a completely pain free, non-evasive treatment. After a deep cleanse a tool called a Dermatome is used to gently remove the dead skin cell layer on the entire face, even under the eyes, revealing the fresh skin underneath,
What are the benefits of 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 “peach fuzz”
- Reduces the appearance of acne scars
- Diminishes the look of fine lines
- Works on all skin types
- Instant results and no downtime
What can you expect after the procedure?
Sometimes after dermaplaning, the skin will end up peeling slightly. This normally only happens when there is not enough time in between treatments to let the hair’s growth cycle be completed.
How often can you have this service done?
For optimal results, most patients receive several treatments per year. The lack of downtime required for dermaplaning is one of the major benefits. It can be especially effective for exfoliating skin that has broken capillaries.
This procedure is amazing on its own but you can combine with other services as well, including facial masks and chemical peels. These can be adjusted to all different skin types.