Dermascan (Proteus), Inc.

Manufacturer of the Proteus EP 2000 “Joule” professional electrolysis epilator.

Former contact information

  • P.O. Box 678 Bellingham, MA 02019
  • 800-343 4966

Available devices

Epilator name G B T FT MNG
EP 2000 “Joule”

Key to features:

  • G = Galvanic
  • B = Blend
  • T = Thermolysis
  • FT = Flash Thermolysis
  • MNG = Multiple-Needle Galvanic


Dermascan took a large “grant” from a laser company, then attempted to blur marketing distinctions between electrolysis and laser with the EP 2000 Joule, where energy output is measured in the same increments as it is in laser hair removal.