Dermaplaning facial training course


What is dermaplaning? 

Dermaplaning is a manual exfoliation treatment performed using a dermaplaning blade to 'shave' away the outermost layers of the skin. Leaving the skin smoother and brighter after the treatment with the soft downy hair often referred to as 'peach hair fuzz' also removed during the treatment. Despite popular belief the hair does not grow back thicker.


  •  Removes surface dead skin cells
  •  Removes unwanted facial hair
  •  Creates a healthier, more radiant appearance
  •  Soft and smooth feel to the skin
  •  Increases the absorption of topical facial products
  •  Immediately diminishes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles
  •  Make up application is improved with a flawless finish
  •  Primes the skin for peeling treatments
  •  Effective for sensitive skin types and pregnant women



Course content

  • Treatment benefits and client expectations
  • Contra indications and relevant medical conditions
  • Consultation techniques and forms, data protection
  • Safe handling of blades before, during and after treatment
  •  Safe disposal of used blades
  • Sterilisation of instruments
  • Range of products and equipment available for use
  • Preparation of working area and client
  • Pre treatment analysis
  • Protocol for preparing the clients skin
  • Protocol for working safely and hygienically on the client
  •  Anatomy relevant to the working area
  • Contra actions, aftercare advice and future treatment recommendations
  •  Insurance


Entry requirements: Facial qualification and a level 3 (proof is required to book place). Accredited by ABT. It is advised that learner check with their own insurance company to ensure they cover this treatment. ABT will cover this treatment as an addition to their insurance. 

Kit included (enough to do 20 treatments)