PRE TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS

  • Disclose any medications you are currently taking

  • Disclose any medical conditions you are currently being treated for

  • Suspend the use of glycolic acid at least 24 hours prior to treatment

  • Suspend the use of bleaching products at least 24 hours prior to treatment

  • Suspend the use of retinol at least 24-36 hours prior to treatment

  • Suspend the use of benzoyl peroxide at least 24 hours prior to treatment

  • Suspend the use of salicylic acid at least 24 hours prior to treatment

  • No waxing, laser treatments or intense pulsed light treatments at least 24 hours prior to treatment

  • No tanning at least 24 hours prior to treatment

  • I have not used Accutane in the past year

 

POST TREATMENT INSTRUCTIONS

  • Use gentle cleansers with zero to low lather at least 7 days post treatment

  • Apply moisturizer at least twice daily at least 7 days post treatment

  • Suspend the use of glycolic acid at least 24-36 hours post treatment

  • Suspend the use of bleaching products at least 24 hours post treatment

  • Suspend the use of retinol at least 24-36 hours post treatment

  • Suspend the use of benzoyl peroxide at least 24-36 hours post treatment

  • Suspend the use of salicylic acid at least 24-36 hours post treatment

  • No waxing, laser treatments or intense pulsed light treatments at least 72 hours post treatment

  • No tanning at least 24-36 hours post treatment

  • I agree to use at least SPF 30 or greater for at least 72 hours post treatment

 

***Dermaplaning is a form of exfoliation that may cause a stinging or sunburn-type feeling, redness and sensitivity

Dermaplaning is a manual exfoliation treatment that uses a sterile surgical blade to gently shave the epidermis (outermost layer of the skin). 

Microdermabrasion is a manual exfoliation treatment that uses a diamond tip wand to:

 

  • Remove dead skin cells from the surface of the skin

  • Eliminate vellus hair (soft facial hair) that traps dirt and oils

  • Treat hyperpigmentation

  • Reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles

  • Reduce the appearance of acne scars

  • Promote smoother skin

  • Promote deeper product penetration

  • Boost the effects of skin care products

  • Allow products used in the treatment room and at home to be more effective

  • Even the skin tone and brightens the appearance of your skin

  • Assist in reducing milia, open and closed comedones, and minor breakouts caused by clogged pores

 

*Please read and review the following statements prior to treatment

  • I understand that Dermaplaning is a treatment that uses a sterile surgical blade to exfoliate the epidermis (outermost layer of the skin) which removes dead skin cells from the surface of the skin.
     

  • I understand that Dermaplaning is a treatment that uses a sterile surgical blade to remove vellus hair from the face and/or other areas of the body being treated leaving a very smooth surface.

  • I certify that I have received the Pre and Post Treatment Care Instructions from Embrace Salon and Spa and agree to comply with the required instructions.

  • I certify that I have been properly informed about the Dermaplaning treatment and have had the opportunity to ask any questions.

  • I understand that, although unlikely, there is a chance that Dermaplaning may cause a scrape or nick to the skin.

  • I understand that it is important to remain still and quiet during the Dermaplaning treatment. Failure to do so may result in an unwanted scrape or nick to the skin. 

  • I understand that if I need to talk, cough, sneeze or move during the Dermaplaning treatment that I should raise my hand to allow the Esthetician to stop the treatment for safety reasons

  • I understand that direct sunlight exposure should be avoided immediately following the treatment and SPF 30+ must be worn at all times for a minimum of 72 hours after the treatment.

  •  I understand that exercise or extreme physical activity should be avoided until any sign of redness or feeling of irritation has subsided.

  • I agree to call Embrace Salon and Spa with any questions or concerns as soon as they occur.