Advanced Dermaplaning & Chemical Peel

Deep Skin Therapy for Beautiful Skin

Give your patients complexion perfection


This comprehensive course is for experienced aestheticians who want to offer a higher level of care. Improve the appearance of fine lines, sun damage, dull skin or dry patches with these treatments. Help your clients get the beautiful skin they are looking for with this advanced training.

Advanced Dermaplaning + Chemical Peel
4 days (including theoretical + practical exams)
24 hours
Tuition = $1,800 (including deluxe starting kit)
Week 1: Monday – Tuesday
Week 2: Monday – Tuesday (exam day)


Day 1 (8hrs)
4hrs theory – 4hrs practical
  • Alberta Health Services – Sanitation, Sterilization & Infection Control (4hrs) – 2hrs practical – 2hrs theory
  • Skin anatomy & physiology review (1hr)
  • Skin disorders, indications & contraindications (1hr)
  • Skin analysis & skin typing (2hrs) – practical
Day 2 (8hrs)
3.5hrs theory – 4.5hrs practical
  • Consultation, consents, avoiding patient complications, record keeping (1hr)
  • Methodology of Microneedling – history, different types, Dermaroller, pen, Fractional RF (.5hrs)
  • Advantages/disadvantages of each modality (.5hr)
  • Anesthetics – to numb or not to numb – different types available (1hr)
  • Techniques, topicals (what to add and what not to add) and endpoints for each modality (.5hr)
  • Hands on techniques and practicing from consult to treatment – for each modality (4.5hrs)
Day 3 (8hrs)
3hrs theory – 5hrs practical
  • Combination therapy including pre&post care – combining modalities (1hr)
  • Wound healing/repair physiology, and healing responses (1hr)
  • Reducing wound stress & inflammation (genetic, environmental, health interactions) (1hr)
  • Treatment planning and case studies (4hrs) – this is a hands-on task to be done in pairs
  • Question and Answer period (1hr)
  • Skin Anatomy + Physiology
  • Skin Disorders
  • Methods of exfoliation
  • Skin Analysis and Informed Consents
  • Sanitation and Infection Protection/Control
  • Methodology for DP + chemical peel treatments // clinical end points, troubleshooting, post procedure options
  • Dermaplaning (dry and oil-based techniques)
  • Chemical Peels – classification and peel depth
  • Mechanism of action of common peeling agents
  • Water-based Peels (enzymes, AHA, combination peels)
  • Alcohol-based Peels (BHA, Radiance peel, combination peels)
  • Combining Modalities
  • Contraindications
  • Avoiding potential complications
  • Record Keeping
  • Pre and Post Care
  • Deluxe Starting kit
  • Consumables available for purchase: dermaplaning blades, dermaplaning handles, peel applicators, peel cups, and more