An exfoliation technique, dermaplaning is now one of the most requested treatments that carefully shaves, or scrapes, the top-most layer of skin and fine hairs from the face. For many it’s the secret to clear, even, smooth and hair-free skin.
Also called microplaning or blading, dermaplaning is a cosmetic procedure that removes the top layers of your skin. The procedure aims to remove fine wrinkles and deep acne scarring, as well as make the skin’s surface look smooth. This spa service is safe for most people, with little risk of side effects. Gone are the days of peach fuzz on the face – the new look is hair-free and smooth!
Dermaplaning aims to make your skin’s surface smooth, youthful, and radiant. This treatment claims to remove deep scarring from acne and uneven pockmarks on your skin. It’s also used to remove “peach fuzz,” the short, soft hairs on your face.
Dermaplaning can be used for any skin type and anyone with:
A. Well, sort-of but not really. Different from regular shaving, this treatment uses a small blade that actually sloughs off dead skin cells along with any wispy face hair. This makes the skin more even in tone and texture. This does seem a little serious and something I would not want to do on myself! Better to trust a trained professional with a sharp blade that is designed to take off some of my skin!
A. It’s biologically impossible for hair to grow back thicker because of shaving. The face hair is so thin and soft that removing it with a proper tool will have little to no impact on how it looks when it grows back. After treatment, your skin will instantly feel and look smoother and brighter.
A. The best results are always achieved with a trained professional.