Dermaplaning is an exfoliative treatment performed using a scalpel to exfoliate away the outermost layers of the skin. This process is painless and very safe but is only recommended for treatment of the face. Not only will it achieve smoother, brighter skin but it also helps remove downy hair (peach fuzz). Despite popular belief, the hair does not grow back thicker following treatment.
This qualification comprises both theory and practical elements. The theory part of the qualification is completed as home-study making this an ideal route for those who wish to study flexibly around other commitments. This includes knowledge testing quizzes.
At the time of enrolment on your qualification, you will have access to your study materials (including: manual, power point presentations, worksheets and our Student Handbook). Once you have completed all theory coursework and it has been submitted and marked by an assessor, you will arrange to attend 1 practical training day to achieve your qualification. You will have your skills assessed in a real working environment within our academy and will complete a minimum of 3 case studies at this time.
When you have successfully completed your training course you will receive a diploma certificate issued by The Beacon Academy. This not only demonstrates your commitment to the training, but also allows you to obtain Public Liability Insurance so you can start offering treatments to paying clients from home and/or mobile.
Course Content & Learning Outcomes
- The Anatomy of the Skin Revision
- Functions of the Skin Revision
- Disorders of the Skin
- Skin Conditions
- The Anatomy of the Hair, Hair Types, Hair Growth
- History & Background of Dermaplaning
- What is Dermaplaning?
- How Dermaplaning works
- Choice of Blade
- Indications for and benefits of Dermaplaning
- Dermaplaning Vs Microdermbrasion
- Combination Treatments
- Consultation, Contra-indications
- Treatment Protocol & Method
- Aftercare Advice
- Health & Safety considerations
Dermaplaning treatments are currently in very high-demand and they are an extremely profitable treatment to offer clients, with many returning for regular treatments every 4 weeks to maintain the effects. It is one of the few treatments that can be used on pregnant women who may be contraindicated in other treatments such as chemical peels etc.. Clients will notice that their make- up glides on effortlessly for a flawless finish.
Level 3 facial qualification
Why choose us?
We offer high-quality ABT accredited training with experienced tutors, professional equipment and a great atmosphere to train in. Our training centre is medically led, is well-equipped, within easy reach of public transport and regularly inspected by our other awarding body (VTCT); to ensure we are giving you the best service for your money. We pride ourselves on working with only qualified and industry experienced tutors who are friendly, welcoming and happy to go the extra mile to deliver the very best student experience possible.
Our in-depth training courses gives you the competence and confidence needed so that your clients can rest assured that they are being advised and treated by a therapist who is fully trained and qualified.
All courses are run as smaller groups than most other providers, allowing plenty of opportunity to ask questions or seek further support if required. Our training centres are permanent and exclusive to us and they are always set-up ready to begin your training. All centres have the very latest equipment and products required to adhere to industry standards.
If for any reason you feel you the need to return for further training we are more than happy to facilitate this within 3 months of original training