As Swierczynska says, “Dermaplaning shouldn’t be performed on active acne, as it can easily spread the bacteria and cause another flare-up.” Because dermaplaning removes a layer of skin, it can leave your face more exposed.
What happens if you Dermaplane over acne?
Zeichner explains that dermaplaning over an active pimple will rupture the breakout, irritate the area, and lead to post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, or acne scarring (which is a pain to conquer).
Should you Dermaplane If you have acne?
Dermaplaning Will Cause Breakouts
Like most exfoliation techniques, dermaplaning prevents breakouts rather than causes them. While dermaplaning can’t be performed on skin with active acne, it will prevent clogged pores and pimples from forming.
Why Dermaplaning is bad for your skin?
Are There Certain Skin Types That Should Avoid Dermaplaning? Yes. “The only people who can’t dermaplane are those with active pustular acne,” Benjamin explained to ELLE. The technique may allow for better product absorption and faster cell turnover, but it can also make acne worse when performed at the wrong time.
Can Dermaplaning cause pimples?
The downsides of dermaplaning
There are a range of common side effects, including breakouts, risk of infection, redness or discoloration, and irritation. The procedure can be costly. The procedure only affects the top layers of your skin, so it isn’t as effective as more intensive exfoliation treatments.
Does your skin purge after Dermaplaning?
Please understand that following a Dermaplaning Glow Facial Treatment, you may experience purging. Purging occurs when deep exfoliation treatments have been performed. During facials, impurities have been brought to the surface. Purging can occur in a few different ways once a DG has been performed.
What are the cons of Dermaplaning?
The Cons of Dermaplaning
- Dermaplaning tends to be more expensive than some other hair-removal treatments.
- Results are not as long-lasting as other hair-removal methods.
- It cuts the hair instead of removing it.
- Results will differ depending on a client’s individual hair-growth cycle.
- Not everyone is a candidate.
Why do you break out after a facial?
Why do some people break out directly following a facial? During a facial, skin is well stimulated and much of what’s below the surface is encouraged to come up and out. If extractions are not done well then pores and pimples may have left over debris that come to a head in the following days.