Importance of facials
Facials are an integral part of skin maintenance. We all have underlying issues that sometimes we may not know about these so having a facial can uncover these problems, such as sensitivity, pigmentation etc… So if you are about change your product get a facial first it will take all that dead skin off, stimulate skin and cell production and when you bring all the lovely new product home you will get the best benefits from it and faster..
So what happens in a facial well first off the skin is cleaned this is self explanatory and examination done of it, this is to determine skin type, tone and conditions. Then exfoliation , this step can we done in various ways from a manual scrub to an AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acid) these tend to be plant extract such as papaya and gently dissolve dead skin this step should be done under steam, extraction (removing of blackheads) , massage this is very important as it stimulates the circulatory system to remove toxins from the skin, the stimulation will allow any product that has been used on the skin to work to a higher capacity and of course is very relaxing so it is good for body and mind and mask, the mask will be customized to your skin type and or condition.. This is of course the basic facial, from here the facials can vary slightly depending on the product line used and if an issue has to be addressed with your skin.. A lot of the specialized facials will use peels, anti aging product or product that will combat sensitivity or even all these factors can be used together to customize and optimize results for your skin.. I will go into in more details in my blogs to come explaining benefits of different facials and when and why you should have these treatments..