Dermaplaning delivers advanced levels of exfoliation to the skin, as well as removing the fine hairs that cover the skin’s surface, also known as ‘peach fuzz’.
Alternatively referred to as ‘microplaning’ or ‘blading’, this treatment removes the top layer of the skin to produce a smooth surface, as well as helping to improve the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles and acne scarring.
Lifestyle habits, combined with environmental conditions, can affect the skin’s appearance. Over time, these contributors can lead to skin that is dull and dry, with lines, wrinkles, acne scarring and sun damage leaving their mark. The complexion can appear less vibrant, tired and older than the affected person wishes it to be.
Dermaplaning uses a similar concept to that of traditional shaving, but without the risk of thicker hair growing back. When moved slowly across the face, the dermaplane tool can remove scar tissue, debris and dead skin cells; before a serum containing soothing aloe is applied, relieving the skin of any irritation, evening the texture of the skin.
New, healthier skin cells are allowed to regrow, resulting in a complexion that feels softer and looks clearer and more balanced.
The results that can be expected through dermaplaning are unique to the individual, and the extent to which the affecting conditions present. An immediate improvement can be seen in some patients, with results developing further over the few days that follow the procedure. A careful regular routine of daily exfoliation and cleansing can help to keep the skin healthy, but following up with recommended maintenance procedures can help to ensure optimum outcomes.Book a Consultation
At a glance
20 - 30 Minutes
Little To None
Up To 1 Month
Smooth Surface To The Skin
Frequently asked questions
Am I suitable for dermaplaning?
This procedure is likely to be suitable for almost all skin types. It can be effective for people who are affected by conditions such as: fine lines and wrinkles, acne scarring and uneven skin tone. Your experienced practitioner will be able to recommend the best course of action for you.
Is dermaplaning safe?
Considered to be very safe, dermaplaning should cause no unsafe effects when performed by a professional practitioner who is appropriately trained and experienced.
Is dermaplaning painful?
This treatment should not be a painful experience. There may be some slight discomfort, depending on the conditions that are being addressed. An experienced practitioner, such as the professionals at Ambra Aesthetic Clinic, will be trained to perform this procedure with precision and care.
Are there any side effects or risks associated with dermaplaning?
Dermaplaning is reported to be a low-risk treatment. However, some slight redness may be experienced in the first few hours that follow the procedure, with whiteheads developing within 2 or 3 days (these are also temporary). Some rare side effects can include infection and possible scarring, which should involve medical advice if symptoms develop. All risks will be outlined in the consultation that precedes the treatment.
How much downtime can I expect with dermaplaning?
This treatment incurs virtually no downtime. Patients may wish to allow for the redness to subside, but there should be no reason why normal daily activities can not be continued with.
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