But then, one afternoon a couple of months in the past, as I cleared out my magnificence stash, I stumbled throughout a pack of three single-blade women’s facial razors in my bathroom cabinet. They experienced been despatched to me by a model lots of moons back when I was producing a attribute about the new-at-the-time attractiveness fad of dermaplaning. A form of professional, mechanical exfoliation popular in salons and clinics, dermaplaning is the attractiveness industry’s extravagant identify for face shaving. Commonly carried out with a single-blade razor, it will work to remove lifeless skin and, extra importantly for me, vellus hair (peach fuzz) to depart your complexion hunting smoother and brighter.
And I say that dermaplaning was a “new” treatment, but in reality, from Cleopatra to Marilyn Monroe, rumour has it that some of beauty’s most influential gals regularly shaved their faces to realize a more youthful, glowing complexion. So why experienced I waited so extensive to try out it? Well, my facial hair is plentiful and the very last matter I have ever needed was to be satisfied with stubbly, shadowy regrowth. Nonetheless, with lockdown encouraging me to live my existence on the edge along with the fact I’m not observing everyone and experienced completely almost nothing to shed, following a quick brush-up on system, in advance of I understood it I was stood in entrance of my rest room mirror shaving my possess facial area. And, if I’m honest, I’ve bought some feelings on the total ordeal that I’m determined to share with you all.