Dermaplaning Facials at Massage Works Fort Wayne!

Dermaplaning is a simple and safe procedure for exfoliating the face and ridding of fine vellus hairs (peach fuzz).  During a Dermaplaning facial, we use a sterile surgical scalpel specially designed for the face to gently remove the top layer of dead skin.  This method is more gentle, yet even deeper exfoliating than microdermabrasion.

Dermaplaning is a method of exfoliation that consists of using a 10 gauge scalpel to gently scrape off the top layer of dulling dead skin cells in order to reveal a smoother and brighter complexion

Results Include:

  • smoother skin
  • removes fine facial hair that traps dirt and oil.
  • enhances the effectiveness of other skin treatments (chemical peels)
  • reduces acne scars
  • reduces fine lines
  • immediate results

WHO IS Dermaplaning FOR?

Dermaplaning is recommended for all skin types except those with acne prone skin. If you have deep cystic acne, wait until breakouts are clear before trying this treatment. As always, also discuss any allergies or skin sensitivities before starting a treatment.

This is a great treatment if you are pregnant or nursing and want exfoliation without the risk of harsh chemicals absorbing into the blood stream and potentially harming your baby.

HOW IS Dermaplaning DONE?

Dermaplaning is a painless procedure and can be compared to the sensation of shaving your legs, but in this case, it’s on your face.

First, the aesthetician will cleanse and thoroughly dry your skin. Next, she’ll pull an area of your skin taut with one hand, and hold a sterile 10 gauge blade at a 45 degree angle in the other hand and use short, swift strokes to scrape off dead skin cells as well as any small hairs

HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE?

About 30 minutes

What is the average cost of Dermaplaning?

Massage Works offers this service in combination with our Signature Éminence Organic Facial for $85 for an hour, while most Dermaplaning services typically cost $100 to $200 elsewhere

WHAT ARE THE SIDE EFFECTS OF Dermaplaning?

There are no side effects and zero downtime. After the treatment, your skin will be highly sensitive to sun exposure and may already look very pink, so be sure to wear a broad-spectrum sunscreen with SPF 30 or higher to reduce the risk of hyperpigmentation.

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF Dermaplaning?

You’ll immediately look more radiant with a more even skin tone and texture. All of your peach fuzz will be gone, which is why first-timers say their skin has never felt so soft before.

RECOMMENDED COURSE FOR OPTIMAL RESULTS?

Dermaplaning removes 21 days worth of dead skin cells, so it’s best to allow the skin to complete its rejuvenation cycle before your next treatment.

 

Consider Massage Works Onsite Massage in the Workplace

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Thinking of a way to reward your office? Before you book a reservation for an office lunch why not do something for their health!

Working long hours, sitting for long periods of time, and having little time for physical fitness can take a toll on the body. Sometimes the effects of poor muscle and joint health don’t show until years down the road. Continue reading “Consider Massage Works Onsite Massage in the Workplace”

Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas

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We’ve Got Some Valentine’s Day Gift Idea’s for you…

Hold your sweet tooth on Valentine’s Day this year. We’ve decided to put together a list of Valentine’s Day gift ideas that are healthier alternatives to some sweet treats. This list of gifts is carefully curated and the extra thought put into these suggestions will surely earn you some brownie points from your special someone. Continue reading “Valentine’s Day Gift Ideas”

Wellness Retreat | Sunny Destinations that Renew

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When we plan a vacation we often think about booking an all inclusive resort that comes with unlimited food, alcohol, and Sun. There’s a huge market for products and services that promise to get you in shape for your vacation pictures… but what if your vacation was a way to enhance your health regiment.

The new generation of popular getaways is known as “Wellness Retreat”. Continue reading “Wellness Retreat | Sunny Destinations that Renew”

Lymph Drainage Therapy

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At Massage Works we constantly strive to build upon the services we offer to best fit your needs. We’ve gone beyond the bounds of traditional massage therapy and added a dynamic range of services, some of which you may have never heard of. It’s important to us that we not only offer these services but also share our expertise on such topics. This week we would like to discuss Lymph Drainage Therapy. Continue reading “Lymph Drainage Therapy”