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What are the benefits of dermaplaning?

At Florida Westcoast Skin and Cancer Center, Dr. Michael Scannon and his team are available for clinical dermatology concerns. However, he also provides some cosmetic procedures for his patients as well, including that of dermaplaning. Dermaplaning has been growing in popularity as more and more patients find the many benefits it provides!

What is dermaplaning?

Dermaplaning is one of many exfoliation techniques used by licensed practitioners. The professional performing the procedure does so with the use of a surgical scalpel, removing vellus hair (peach fuzz) on the face as well as dead skin. The treatment is done in a way that results in no downtime and recovery, while improving the skin’s overall beauty.

What are the advantages of dermaplaning?

There are several benefits to dermaplaning that have patients asking about this procedure more and more at Florida Westcoast Skin and Cancer Center. Some of these advantages include: 

  •         Smoothing out the skin
  •         Improving texture and tone
  •         Brightening the skin’s complexion
  •         Removing peach fuzz and facial hair
  •         Removing dead skin cells
  •         Improving product penetration

Am I a candidate for dermaplaning?

Any patient who wants to improve their overall appearance while enhancing their skin’s texture and tone are encouraged to schedule a consultation appointment with Dr. Michael Scannon to find out if they are a good fit for this treatment. Patients of all skin type and skin care concerns are ideal for this treatment, unlike other modalities of enhancing the skin that might not work for all individuals.

How often should I dermaplaning?

After having the initial dermaplaning appointment, patients are advised to revisit the practice every 4-6 weeks to have it performed and maintain the results of their treatment long-term.

Request an appointment today to discuss the advantages of dermaplaning

Dr. Michael Scannon and his associates of Florida Westcoast Skin and Cancer Center offer both medical and cosmetic dermatology solutions for new and established patients at his practice. If you are interested in dermaplaning or other treatments available, call the office at (813) 877-4811 to request an appointment and discuss your needs. The office is conveniently located at 4200 N. Armenia Avenue in Suites 1 & 2 in Tampa, Florida.

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