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Dermaplaning

Dermaplaning is an advanced procedure that exfoliates the skin, removing up to 2 to 3 weeks worth of rough, dead skin cells and vellus hair, aka peach fuzz allowing the underlying layers to be stimulated to produce collagen and elastin. It uses a small sterile blade and with the skin held taut, swiped in a gentle upward motion. The exfoliation removes the dead skin reducing blemishes and marks and encourages the growth of new, healthy skin cells and can have a positive impact on the skin cell lifecycle.

Procedure time

30 mins

Pain

None

Anaesthetic

None required

Recovery time

Immediate

Longevity

4 – 6 weeks

Risks

Minimal

Dermaplaning is a highly effective way to resurface the skin in a gentle manner that does not damage the skin. It also does not involve the application of chemicals which makes it a great alternative for individuals who have sensitive skin and cannot undergo chemical peels or other chemically based treatments.

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