Dermplane Facial Aftercare


  • Wash your face with a gentle acid free cleanser and tepid water, avoid topical products that contain alpha or beta hydroxy acids, retinols or Retin-A for approximately 72 hours or longer.

  • If irritation occurs after applying the above products, wait a few more days to allow your skin to heal.

  • Under no circumstances should you use a product that abrades the skin within the 72 hour period (scrubs), nor should you submerge the treated area in chlorinated pool or hot tub for the next 3-5 days.

  • 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 reapply often, wear 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 ie. heavy workouts, steam rooms or saunas etc.

  • Avoid chlorine for 24hours

  • Avoid facial waxing for 7 days

  • Avoid Derma Fillers or Botox for 2-4 weeks based on area.

  • Avoid picking scratching or aggressively rubbing the treated area.

  • Avoid physical exfoliator or polishers aggressive brushes should not be used for 7-14 days.

  • Do apply serums as absorption levels will be elevated.

  • You may experience slight peeling for the first few days. Slight wind burn sensations or blotchiness are normal for the first few day. 

  • Skin care products may tingle or slightly burn for the first 2 days.