Pre and Post Care | Derma Planing

PRE TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS

Please let your skincare specialist know if you are on any medications (topical and/or oral), have any medical conditions, or are being treated by a physician for any conditions. Let your skincare specialist know if you have been diagnosed with cold sores or Herpes simplex. No shaving, peels, waxing, or aggressive exfoliations one week prior to Dermaplaning treatments. You should wait 7 days after receiving Botox or Dermal Fillers to receive Dermaplaning treatments.  There is no pain or discomfort during the Dermaplaning procedure. It is best to relax and allow the skincare specialist to move and manipulate the position of your head and face. Try to remain still. There is no gum chewing allowed during the treatment and talking will be restricted by your skincare specialist at certain key times during the treatment.

 

POST TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS

Use a gentle cleanser and apply moisturizer at least twice daily for a minimum of 7 days post treatment.  Avoid sun exposure as much as possible for a minimum of 3 days post treatment. If you must be in the sun, apply SPF 30 or greater and reapply often; consider wearing a wide brimmed hat and seek shade when possible. Be careful of sun exposure and wear sunscreen daily for 2 weeks. Avoid excessive heat 3 days post treatment, i.e. heavy workouts, steam rooms or saunas, etc.  Avoid chlorine for 24 hours. Avoid facial waxing for 7 days. Avoid Dermal Fillers or Botox for 2 to 4 weeks based on area. Do not pick, scratch, or aggressively rub the treated area. No scrubs, polishers, or aggressive brushes should be used for 7 to 14 days. Do apply serums as absorption levels will be elevated  You may experience slight peeling for the first few days.  Occasionally, a windburn sensation is experienced post treatment.