Frequently Asked Questions
How is this treatment performed?
By holding the skin taut, a sterile 10 gauge blade is stroked across the skin at a 45 degree angle exfoliating dry skin cells and vellus hair.
Is this treatment safe?
This treatment is extremely safe when performed by an experienced Aesthetician or Physician’s Assistant.
Will the vellus hair grow back thicker?
No. It is physiologically impossible for vellus hair, also known as peach-fuzz, to grow back thicker. Vellus hair when cut or removed will grow back the same as the structure of the hair does not become damaged, it is unchanged.
Can Dermaplaning be performed with laser treatments or chemical peels?
Absolutely, it is often recommended.
How often can this procedure be performed?
Monthly. Dermaplaning removes 21 days worth of dead skin cells. It is best to allow the skin to complete its rejuvenation cycle before your next Dermaplaning treatment.