September Special- 30% OFF photofacial treatments.
Our advanced photofacial treatments are tailored to treat major skin conditions and deliver maximum results. With just a quick pulse of light we can smooth skin, diminish brown spots, redness, and broken capillaries.
Throughout September, receive 30% OFF any full face photofacial.
Browse through our selection and descriptions to see which treatment suits your skin’s needs most.
This special is limited to full face photofacials only. The special is not valid with any other promotion. Offer valid from September 1-30, 2020. No pre-purchasing.
Try our Treatment Selection Guide to help you choose the best course of action for your skin. We offer free phone consultations with our Skin Experts who will outline the benefits and help you select the best treatment option.
At Dérmica, we take precaution to ensure your waxing service goes smoothly. Your waxing technician will gather some medical history information to confirm that your waxing service can be performed safely.
Waxing Contraindications- Medications
ACCUTANE– you must wait 12 months after last use before your waxing service.
Prescription acne medications– consult with a physician before booking your waxing service. Skin may remain compromised for 6-12 months after use.
Throughout August, receive a complimentary underarm IPL Hair Removal session with ANY IPL Hair Removal bikini treatment.
Are you ready for your treatment?
PLEASE REVIEW THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA BEFORE BOOKING ONLINE.
PLEASE SHAVE AREAS TO BE TREATED FLUSH TO SKIN THE MORNING BEFORE YOUR APPOINTMENT.
Time frame: Dependent on size of area being treated.
Must not currently be on or have used Accutane or any other oral prescription acne medications in the past 12 months
If currently using any products containing AHA/BHA/Retin A/Vitamin A on the area being treated, you must discontinue usage 2 weeks prior to procedure
Must wait a minimum of 4 weeks (or up to 6 weeks for darker skin types) from last tanning (artificial or natural) AND/OR waxing session
If currently on any prescription medications, check with your physician regarding possible photosensitivity
Recommended sessions: 8-12
Downtime required: 24 hrs
Disorders stimulated by light
Cancer (remission under 2 years)
Use of photosensitive medication and herbs
Active infection of Herpes Simplex in treatment area
Use of anticoagulants
Potential side effects:
This special is not valid with any other offer/promotion. Offer valid from August 1-31, 2020. No pre-purchasing. Multiple sessions allowed; to take advantage of this offer, book one session on the first week of August, and your next session on the last week of August.
Achieve the brows you have always dreamed of with dérmica’s Microblading brow feathering treatment. Throughout JULY, we are offering $80 OFF microblading. Ask your service provider how you can save an additional $20 at your appointment. No pre-purchasing. Not valid with any other promotion. Offer ends July 31, 2020. Offer valid for Microblading Levels 1, 2, and 3 only.
Your brows are skillfully etched into shape by combining dérmica’s signature brow design with top-of-the-line brow feathering products and techniques. Your eyebrows are designed by our experts using your natural facial structure, measurements, and any desired personal touches. Each individual hair stroke is carefully placed on the skin, building a beautiful and natural brow that lasts up to 3 years.
Your Microblading procedure comes with post care. We recommend you do not wear contact lenses to your appointment.
Level I increases the definition of your brow line.
Retinol (2% or higher) – Avoid usage for 3 days prior to appointment. If prescribed, consult with physician
Acne medication (topical/oral) – Consult with physician
Contraindications- RECENT PROCEDURES:
BOTOX and dermal fillers (brow/forehead/eye area) – must wait 2 weeks following injection date.
Skin peels ¬– Skin must be completely recovered prior to procedure date (approx. 2 weeks) following skin treatment date.
IPL or LASER treatments – Skin must be completely recovered (approx. 2 weeks) following skin treatment date.
Tanning – Allow skin 3 days to recover following your tanning session.
Waxing – Allow skin 3 days to recover following your waxing session.
Potential side effects:
Downtime required: 2-8 days
Time frame: Scroll down to see Booking Procedure
LEVELS & PRICING
Microblading- Level I : Increase the definition of your brow line, add density to thinning areas, fill small gaps and scars, or balance the overall brow shape. Includes 30% brow coverage and 1 Refresher which can be booked within 12 months following initial procedure. $350
Microblading- Level II : Remodel brow your shape, balance highly uneven brows, fill-in gaps, scars, increase density and thickness in sparse brows. Includes 60% brow coverage and 1 Refresher which can be booked within 12 months following initial procedure. $450
Microblading- Level III : Restore your brows from tip-tip and top-bottom with a complete coverage of severely thinned brows or missing brows. Includes up to 100% brow coverage and 1 Refresher which can be booked within 12 months following initial procedure. $550
3D Microblading Refresher: (under 12 months since last session) Hair strokes are refined and color is intensified or refreshed. No reshaping. $150
Consultation: 30 minutes. During your consult, your desired brow shape and color, and overall appearance is discussed. Please include a note on you online booking if you would like your procedure done on the same day of your consultation. Deposit may be required.
Procedure: 2hrs. During your Microblading session your brow area is numbed to ease discomfort during the procedure. The procedure time can range from 1-2 hours depending on the amount of restoration required. You will receive a detailed PostTx Guide and products to care for your brows during the recovery phase.
Refresher: 1.5 hrs. Optimal results are achieved with this complimentary session; it ensures that every stroke is vibrant and extends wear. Ensure you book your Refresher before your brows reach a 40% fade. A minimum of 40% of the initial shape must be present for your Refresher. This time varies per person. Overextending the re-booking period may cause you to lose the outlining shape from your initial session for the technician to follow. If this is the case, a complete Microblading session may be necessary. This refresher can be booked within 6 weeks to 12 months following initial procedure.
Level I increases the definition of your brow line.
Level III restores your brows from tip-tip and top-bottom with complete coverage.
Microblading can last up to 3 years.
Taking necessary precautions prior to treatment will ensure that your treatment can be performed safely and effectively.
1. Cleanse and moisturize morning and evening. Use a PRE CLEANSER such as our Glô Therapeutics Gentle Cream Cleanser in the evenings over your brow area.
2. AVOID caffeinated beverages 2 hours prior to appointment as this can cause skin sensitivity.
3. DO NOT consume alcohol 12 hours prior to scheduled appointment as this can cause excessive bleeding and sensitivity during treatment.
4. Apply SPF over brow area before sun exposure. AVOID direct sunlight and extended sun exposure.
5. DO NOT take the following medications/ supplements during the 72 hours leading up to your procedure: **Consult and report with your physician prior to stopping medication**
6. Direct contact with water will need to be avoided for 72 hours following your procedure; therefore make sure to wash your hair prior to your appointment.
The following guide will help you care for your fresh brows and ensure you achieve best results. Your brows may feel sore and bruised immediately following your procedure; this usually dissipates within 12 hours.
Follow the POST-TREATMENT GUIDE until your brows have completely flaked and healed. The healing process can take up to 10 days and varies with each individual.
1. Hot temperatures will irritate your brows during the first 12 hours, therefore remain indoors and fan if necessary.
2. DO NOT touch brow with unwashed hands, doing so can cause infection.
3. DO NOT soak brows. Showers and baths are safe; keep your brows away from direct water contact as this may cause color to fade.
4. Face washing and moisturizing instructions:
Gently cleanse lower half and forehead with your daily cleanser in the morning. When rinsing cleanser, use a warm face cloth avoiding drip from forehead onto brows.
Dampen a clean gauze or cotton pad with the POST CLEANSER and gently wipe brows in outward motion. Blot dry with dry gauze/pad.
Once your brows begin scab or flake, apply a small amount of the POST CREAM over the brows after washing in the morning and evening.
5. DO NOT use ANY makeup or SPF directly over the brow area until brows have completely healed. This may alter color tone or blur strokes.
6. AVOID direct sunlight, this can cause the pigment to fade and irritate the skin.
7. DO NOT pick or lift scabs or flakes from brows, this may pull the pigment prematurely causing fading or gaps in strokes.
8. Brow can be lightly tweezed around area treated but not directly over for 3 weeks. Waxing procedure can be performed 4 weeks following procedure.
Dérmica MedEsthetics is committed to maintaining a high standard of cleanliness and service. We are happy to welcome back our guests and would like to inform you of changes that will be implemented with our reopening.
These precautions are to keep our guests and staff safe during this time of adjustment. We strive to make you feel comfortable and protected in our environment.
PLEASE READ CAREFULLY…
NEW Booking Policies:
If you have traveled abroad within 14 days of your booking, you are asked to fulfil the government requirements before your appointment.
If you are showing any flu-like symptoms you are asked to reschedule until all symptoms and concerns have been addressed in an effort to help prevent the spread of infection.
Should you choose to attend appointments and you belong to a vulnerable population such as diabetics, seniors, and other immunosuppressed individuals, we ask that you follow guidelines and instruction provided by your healthcare provider during this period. These extra precautions are to protect your health.
Your selection of technician may be limited in the event of illness and we therefore ask that you open your selection to other available providers if necessary.
To observe the 2 meter guideline, a maximum 5 minutes late arrival will be accepted. Late arrival must be communicated to staff prior to scheduled appointment. Failure to do so will result in cancellation.
To observe the 2 meter guideline, walk-in traffic or early entry to spa or service unless confirmed with staff will be postponed for now. Appointments will be staggered in order to avoid overcrowding in common areas such as hallways and payment area.
NO MAKEUP WORN in areas to be treated. Please remove makeup prior to arrival.
IPL Hair removal guests- HAIR MUST BE SHAVED prior to appointment. Shaving at the spa will no longer be permitted. If there is an excess of hair in the area being treated, service may need to be rescheduled.
Long hair MUST BE TRIMMED prior to bikini waxing services.
NEW Appointment Policies:
To observe the 2 meter guideline, you may be asked to wait prior to entering the spa or when leaving in order to avoid crowding.
Outdoor shoes MUST be removed prior to entering the spa.
To prevent the spread of possible infection, we ask that hands be sanitized upon arrival, departure, and prior to using transaction device.
To help prevent transmission of bacteria, guests are asked to keep their phones tucked away prior to entering the treatment area and while in-service. For use during extended services or payment, we will provide a disinfectant wipe to clean your phone prior.
Attending your appointment wearing a protective mask is greatly appreciated. If you do not have one, one will be provided.
To limit the amount of bodies in the spa, we ask that you refrain from bringing extra visitors to your appointment.
To limit the spread of infection, beverages will not be available for now.
Because of the proximity of services offered, conversations during services performed on the face should be kept to a minimum .
Thank you for your understanding and cooperation. If you have any further questions, please give us a call during regular business hours.
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Wishing you all peace, love, great skin, and good health!
Dérmica MedEsthetics (780) 885 7108 dermica.ca
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