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Dermaplaning is a deep exfoliation treatment suited for all skin types and ideal for those with sensitive skin.





John Q. Cook, M.D.

Chicago 312-751-2112
Winnetka 847-446-7562

DermaPlaning: A Deep Exfoliation Treatment

original_skin_layers DermaPlaning is the treatment that removes rough, dry and dead skin cells from the epidermis, which is the surface of your skin.

It is a non-surgical procedure which can be performed in either small, precise areas or can be applied to larger regions such as a full facial area.

The skin is exfoliated with the use of a blade that is positioned at a 45 degree angle to the surface of the skin. Dead skin cells are gently removed from the epidermis to achieve a deep exfoliation of the skin and the removal of facial “peach fuzz”.

original_dermaplaning_treatmentThere is no required down time and virtually no side effects.

Each treatment encourages the growth of new, healthy skin cells. New cells reproduce at a rate of approximately 2 to 4 weeks, so DermaPlaning treatments are scheduled between 4 to 6 weeks apart.

DermaPlaning Is Ideal for Sensitive Skin

DermaPlaning does not use the application of chemicals so it is a wonderful exfoliation treatment for sensitive skin. The freshly cleaned skin is then prepared to receive healthy hydrating lotions that aid in the reproduction of the new cells.

Combine DermaPlaning with Other Facial Treatments for Advanced Results

original_combined_facial_treatments Whole Beauty® combines the DermaPlaning treatment with luxurious anti-aging aesthetic treatments for advanced benefits and results. Chemical Peels can achieve a deeper penetration after a DermaPlaning procedure, and the chemical-free Enhanced Oxygen Facial infuses healthful serums into the skin which provides important hydrating nutrients that help create more beautiful skin.

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Schedule Your DermaPlaning Appointment

Complimentary Skin Evaluations by Appointment. Contact the Whole Beauty® Institute at 312-751-2112 to schedule your appointment at either our Chicago, Gold Coast or Winnetka, North Shore offices.