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Microblading Aftercare

Aftercare is important.

Microblading aftercare is important to consider before booking your procedure. Your Microblading procedure comes with post care. We recommend you do not wear contact lenses to your appointment.

POST-TREATMENT GUIDE

The following guide will help you care for your fresh brows. Following the microblading aftercare will 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.


October Special-

Up to $100 OFF Microblading 

Receive $70 OFF microblading throughout October. Ask your service provider how you can save an additional $30 at your appointment. No pre-purchasing. Not valid with any other promotion. Offer ends Oct. 31, 2020. Valid for Microblading Levels 1, 2, and 3 only.

LEVELS & PRICING and BOOKING PROCEDURE

Do I meet eligibility criteria for Microblading?

Book your Microblading with Dérmica!

Love, Peace, and Great Skin!


Dérmica MedEsthetics
(780) 885 7108
dermica.ca

September Photofacial deals

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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.

Choose from:

ACLARA for pigment removal (read more…)
ALISA for skin rejuvenation (read more…) 
ALIVIA for redness removal (read more…) 

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. 

Read more about photofacials:

Skin Resurfacing Edmonton, ALISA ME- FAQs
ALIVIA FAQs
Rosacea Treatment
Ask Dérmica: Sun Spot Removal Edmonton
FAQs on our Dark Spot Corrector Tx in Edmonton, ACLARA ME
VIDEO: Dérmica IPL Advanced Skin Care 
VIDEO: Dérmica MedEsthetics Photofacials


Book your Photofacial with Dérmica!
Online Scheduling

Love, Peace, and Great Skin!

Dérmica MedEsthetics
(780) 885 7108
dermica.ca

August Special- IPL Hair Removal

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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.

Pre-treatment protocols:

  • 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

Contraindications:

  • Diabetes
  • Pregnancy
  • Disorders stimulated by light
  • Cancer (remission under 2 years)
  • Epilepsy
  • Use of photosensitive medication and herbs
  • Active infection of Herpes Simplex in treatment area
  • Use of anticoagulants

Potential side effects:

  • Discomfort
  • Fragile skin
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Erythema (redness)

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.

Online Scheduling

About IPL…

VIEW DERMICA’S LITERATURE ON THE TOPIC:

What to Expect When Doing IPL Hair Removal

Am I a good candidate for IPL Hair Removal?

What is the difference between IPL and LASER Hair Removal?

FAQs including possible IPL Hair Removal side effects

VIDEO: Preparing for IPL Hair Removal

VIDEO: Bikini Hair Removal Styles


Love, Peace, and Great Skin!

Dérmica MedEsthetics
(780) 885 7108
dermica.ca

JULY Special- Up to $100 OFF Microblading

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Level II remodels your brow shape.

JULY Special- Up to $100 OFF Microblading 


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.



WHY DOES MICROLADING LAST SO LONG?


PLEASE REVIEW THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA BEFORE BOOKING YOUR MICROBLADING ONLINE.

Contraindications-CONDITIONS:

  • Diabetes
  • Cancer
  • Blood Clotting Abnormalities
  • Keloid Scarring
  • Herpes
  • Skin disease or disorder
  • Psoriasis/Eczema
  • Acne
  • Sunburn
  • Sensitivity or allergy to anaesthetic
  • Pregnant/Nursing

Contraindications- MEDICATIONS:

  • Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA) medications. Example: Asprin™
  • Anticoagulants (blood thinners)
  • Niacin
  • 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:

  • Discomfort
  • Fragile skin
  • Edema (swelling)
  • Erythema (redness)

Downtime required: 2-8 days

Time frame: Scroll down to see Booking Procedure


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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

BOOKING PROCEDURE

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.



PRE-TREATMENT GUIDE


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**

  • Acetylsalicylic Acid (ASA) medications. Example: Asprin™.
  • Anticoagulants (blood thinners)
  • Niacin

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.

POST-TREATMENT GUIDE

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.


Book your Microblading with Dérmica!
Online Scheduling

Love, Peace, and Great Skin!


Dérmica MedEsthetics
(780) 885 7108
dermica.ca

JUNE SPECIAL- 20% OFF online orders & up to 35% OFF dérmaplane

Not sure which products are right for you? Try the Home Care Selection Guide.

SHOP OUR STORE! dermica.ca/shop

Save 20% on your online orders during the month of June! Use promo code “JUNESPECIAL” to save on your online purchases. Special excludes EyEnvy® products including EyEnvy Eyelash and Eyebrow Conditioner and EyEnvy® Intense Mascara, and gift cards.


Offer valid from June 1-30, 2020. No pre-purchasing, while quantities last.

This offer is not valid with any other offer/promotion. No pre-purchasing

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PRODUCT HIGHLIGHT

Conditioning Hydration Cream

Alpha Lipoic Acid is a potent antioxidant that defends against free radicals. 

Hydrolyzed Collagen holds and maintains moisture in the skin. 

Soy Isoflavones support production of Hyaluronic Acid in the skin, thereby increasing hydration. Has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties. 

Retinyl Palmitate improves signs of aging with gradual skin resurfacing, increasing skin elasticity, smoothing texture and promoting collagen synthesis. 

Why we love this product…

The Conditioning Hydration Cream is an excellent choice for normal combination and sensitive skin types.

It hydrates, strengthens and fortifies dry skin with an antioxidant-rich blend of moisturizing ingredients. 


Not sure what products are right for you?

Try our Home Care Selection Guide!


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SAVE UP TO 35% OFF your dérmaPLANE treatment.

Save 25% on our new dermaplaning treatment, dérmaPLANE from JUNE 17-30, 2020.  Ask your service provider how you can save an additional 10% during your service.

This offer is not valid with any other offer/promotion. No pre-purchasing.

What will dermaplaning do for my skin? 

The process brightens the complexion, evens skin tone, and leaves the skin feeling supple and smooth.  

How does dermaplaning work? 

The technician gently grazes a medical-grade scalpel edge over the surface of the skin. This process delivers a fine shave that removes the dull surface skin and vellus facial hair.  

When will I notice my results? 

A: The results of dérmaPLANE are seen immediately following the procedure. The goal is to leave the skin feeling softer and looking radiant. Contrast is most evident when comparing the appearance before and after service, in those who have major build up and visible hair growth.  

Q: Are there any side effects? 

A: There are typically no side effects from the procedure. Your skin may feel slightly exposed and sensitive for 1-2 hours following. It is recommended that with any professional skin care service extended sun exposure is avoided for a minimum 24-hour period. 

How to prepare for my dérmaPLANE treatment?


Book your dermaplaning treatment
Online Scheduling


Love, Peace, and Great Skin!

Dérmica MedEsthetics
(780) 885-7108
dermica.ca

MAY SPECIAL- 25% OFF online orders

During the month of May, use promo code “MAYSPECIAL” to save 25% on you online purchases. Special excludes EyEnvy® products including EyEnvy Eyelash and Eyebrow Conditioner and EyEnvy® Intense Mascara, and gift cards.

Check out our professional skincare and makeup selection at dermica.ca/shop ✔️

Offer valid from May 1-31, 2020. No pre-purchasing, while quantities last.

This offer is not valid with any other offer/promotion. No pre-purchasing


Not sure what products are right for you?

Try our Home Care Selection Guide!

Our easy-to-use, digital guide makes selecting the correct home care products for your skin type and concerns a breeze!

Our Skin questionnaire allows us to recommend home care products to address your skin type and concerns. We provide thorough information on all products recommended to help you make a fully informed decision.

Love, Peace, and Great Skin!

Dérmica MedEsthetics
(780) 885-7108
dermica.ca

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