Vampire Facials aka Microneedling with PRP - A new trend people have been inquiring about. No we do not do them, we aren’t allowed to preform them. For those that do not know what a vampire facial is: A platelet-rich plasma (PRP) facial involves applying a sample of the patient's blood to the face, usually after micro-needling or microdermabrasion.
Find a trusted dermatologist or plastic surgeon to perform the procedure. No salon or spa unless there’s a doctor preforming the clinic should be offering PRP. Aestheticians/Medical Aestheticians are NOT permitted to preform such a service. Any inquires or concerns should be directed to Health Canada they are who overlooks Medical Aesthetic treatments. mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
Micro needling is permitted under health Canada with proper training but there’s only a few machines approved under
You can check if the brand is licensed for use here
DO your research. There are countless microneedling products (automated pens, dermal rollers, clinical solutions, etc.) available on the market that are NOT approved by Health Canada. You can search active licences on Health Canada's Official Website.
Additional information from health Canada:
In Canada micro needling pens & cartridges require a medical device licence from Health Canada to be sold. Health Canada assesses the devices for their safety, quality and effectiveness before issuing medical device licences to authorize their sale. It is illegal to advertise for sale, import for sale, or sell medical devices in Canada without appropriate licensing under the Medical Devices Regulations.