DERMAPLANE

What is the technique?
This technique is safely performed by using a specialized sterile surgical instrument. Once the skin is properly prepped, the technician holds the skin taut and gently scrapes the skin with the blade held at a 45 degree angle. This removes both the vellus hair and the top layer of dead skin cells.
Is it safe?
Dermaplaning is extremely safe when performed by a professionally trained aesthetician utilizing DermaplanePro tools and techniques.
Once the vellus hair is removed will it grow back thicker?
No, this is physiologically impossible. The soft, fine vellus hair will grow back slowly – usually in about 4 weeks.
(There are two types of hair that grow on our bodies: Vellus hair is the thin, fine, soft hair that typically covers the entire body. Terminal hair is the course hair that grows on the head, face in men, underarms, legs and pubic areas.)
Dermaplaning, waxing, tweezing or any other depilatory form of hair removal cannot alter the type of hair grown in any given area.
Can dermaplaning cause the skin to bleed?
Yes, excessive scraping, nicks and cuts can cause bleeding. That is why it is very important to have professional training using the correct tool and have hands-on practice before performing this treatment on clients. If you are a client, please click on our Find A Provider page to find a qualified practitioner in your area.
What areas can be treated?
Dermaplaning is performed on the face, under the chin and sides of the neck. Dermaplaning should not be done on the eyelids or chest. Sometimes, technicians who are still learning practice on forearms and legs as the skin is tougher in these areas.
How often can this procedure be performed?
Dermaplaning can be performed every 3 to 4 weeks. Treating the skin in this manner actually removes about 2 to 3 weeks worth of dead skin cells. The technician should allow the skin to complete its normal skin cycle of approximately 21-30 days before repeating the treatment.
Can dermaplaning be performed with a chemical peel?
Yes. Dermaplaning is an excellent way to prepare the skin for a chemical peel.
Does the skin actually peel from dermaplaning?
No. When dermaplaning is performed as a prep for a chemical peel the visible exfoliation that the client sees will be as a result of the peel used in the treatment.
Who can be treated?
All skin types can benefit from dermaplaning. This is a great treatment for Global skin types IV-VI. Darker skin tones actually have more layers of skin so as they age the skin tends to sag rather than wrinkle. Dermaplaning removes these extra layers of skin, helps correct pigmentation concerns and provides a more youthful and healthy glow.
Typically clients over 35 are the best candidates and will return for regular treatments. It is highly addictive! Men can be dermaplaned on non-beard areas only but usually prefer microdermabrasion.
Who cannot be treated?
Clients with active acne outbreaks or cold sores should not be treated until lesions are healed. Dermaplaning is great for diminishing acne scars but should not be performed during active outbreaks. Clients with bleeding disorders or difficulty clotting should not be treated. Clients with diabetes not under control by diet or medication should not be treated. Clients undergoing cancer treatment should also not be treated.
Is there any downtime after Dermaplaning?
No, that’s one of the benefits. The skin instantly has a healthier glow and feels amazingly soft, plus makeup glides on effortlessly for a flawless finish. This is a must have procedure before an important social event or television appearance.

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"The only place I would trust with my face! They are professional, helpful and reasonably priced. They make you feel very comfortable during any treatment.
I recommend them to everyone!" - K.S.
Slide "I had an amazing experience at Beauty Bar! I recently had Botox here and was a little nervous, as I had never had it before. I stressed that I wanted the results to be very natural, but still noticeable. I could not be happier with my results. I will 100% be returning and recommending Beauty Bar to all my friends and family." - L.D. Slide "The staff are awesome! All questions are answered and I have done multiple procedures and all outcomes went above my expectations. I love coming here. I recommend them all the time!"
- L.D.
Slide "I received my first Botox treatment today and absolutely loved my experience with them! The aesthetician was very helpful and answered all of my questions. The procedure was quick and painless. I highly recommend going to the Beauty Bar." - A.J. Slide "If you want to be treated special and feel beautiful then treat yourself to a visit to the Beauty Bar. Any of the ladies that I’ve had contact with were very professional and willing to answer your questions. So make an appointment and enjoy." – C.G. Slide "I highly recommend Beauty Bar Medispa. Sherri and Selina are the best at explaining procedures and they both have a gentle touch. "
– H.O.
Slide "Very accommodating and friendly staff! I love this place. I have seen Sherri for my treatments. She explains things so well, and the first time I met her I felt like I'd been a client for years. Top notch customer service! Highly recommend!" – K.T. Slide "Beauty Bar is an absolute gem! The staff is ridiculously welcoming, accommodating, and knowledgeable to boot. They truly take care of their clients and ensure all protocol is strictly followed. Love, love, love this place."
– R. G.
Slide "I had a great experience! The staff was knowledgeable and helped me get my skin back on track. The products are amazing and continue to improve my skin." - A.H. Slide "Best place in Greenville to get a facial! Your skin will look amazing and Sherri is wonderful!" – S.B.
Slide "Love the staff! Everyone is so nice and knowledgeable. I had IPL done for a broken blood vessel on the tip of my nose and the results are amazing. Couldn't be happier!
Thank you Beauty Bar!" – M.E.
Slide "I’ve been going to Beauty Bar for years. What I like most about them is that they care about my needs and wants. They don’t try to sell me products and services just to make money. They really care about their customers!" - B.E.