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What is Dermaplaning?

Dermaplaning is a procedure that uses a single-use surgical sterilized blade to exfoliate dead skin cells and gets rid of excess oil, dirt, and vellus hair, better known as “peach fuzz.”

What are the benefits of Dermaplaning?

What are the benefits of Dermaplaning?
Immediate results
Softer smoother skin
Helps skincare absorb deeper
Smoother makeup application

Dermaplaning Pre and Post Care Instructions

Pre-Care Instructions

  • Avoid any type of waxing, chemical depilatories, chemical peels, laser treatments and micro needling for 2 weeks prior to or after treatment.
  • Avoid topical prescriptions including but not limited to Retinol, Retin-A, renova, tazorac, salicylic acid, benzoyl peroxide, niacinamide and hydroquinone 3- 5 days prior to treatment.
  • Avoid abrasive products such as scrubs and or other exfoliating products 3 days prior to treatment.
  • Area being treated must be clean and or free of any lotion, makeup or sunscreen prior to treatment.
  • Any cosmetic or other tattoos on the area being treated must be disclosed to provider prior to treatment, and will be avoided during treatment.
  • History of cold sores, advised to take prophylactic antiviral therapy in the form of Valtrex or Acyclovir (follow directions of the prescription)
  • Please notify Encore Medspa if there are any changes to your medical history, health status or personal activities that may be relevant to your treatment.

Post-Care instructions

  • Do not apply makeup or any skin care on the treated area 6 hours post procedure
  • For 72 hours only use a gentle cleanser, moisturizer and SPF. Avoid other skin care.
  • Avoid sun exposure for at least 24 hours after treatment and preferably 1 to weeks after.
  • Apply full spectrum sunscreen with SPF 50 or higher on all treated areas.
  • Do not exercise, use Jacuzzi, saunas or steam baths 24-48 hours post treatment and if any skin irritation exist.