What Are Facials All About
Updated: Mar 9
Having a professional facial is an opportunity to work with a facial skin care expert on how to properly care for your skin based on your personal needs and skin condition.
The facial expert or specialist, will analyse your skin, hear your concerns and perform a facial on your skin - as well give guidance on how to take care of your skin on daily basis.
Types Of Facials
There are multiple type of facials and getting a facial is very important for the overall health of your skin.
While highly beneficial for improving blood circulation, rejuvenating, revitalise and reinvigorating the skin - facials can’t overcome a poor diet and a lack of exercise.
Choosing the type of facial that your skin needs at that moment is the first and most important step.
Some facial treatments offer a deep-cleanse while others provide moisture to skin cells.
Here are few of the most popular facials these days:
Treat oily and acne skin
Provide deep exfoliation
Hydrate and moisturise the epidermis
Provide anti-aging and skin tightening
Target skin brightening
Reinvigorate tired and stressed skin
Revitalises and rejuvenates skin that has been overly exposed to the sun.
What Are The Benefits Of A Facial
A facial massage helps increase microcirculation so as to bring new nutrients to skin cells.
This gives your skin a healthy glow and pumps skin cells full of vital nutrients and water. This reduces the appearance of wrinkled and dry skin.
Exfoliation - is a non-invasive cosmetic procedure with the following benefits:
Cleanses the skin of toxins.
Softens skin by removing dead cells and stimulates the regeneration of skin cells.
Breaks down stubborn marks on the skin.
Allows the active ingredients in skin care products to absorb deeper within the skin for maximum benefit.
Rejuvenate the Epidermis:
A facial can help smooth fine lines and improve the overall complexion of our skin - making it much brighter and clearer.
A facial can promotes collagen production, which is essential to maintain a youthful and healthy skin and helps slow down the aging process of our skin.
Aids in relaxation and relieves stress:
Along with all of the skin benefits stated above, facials are incredibly relaxing and stress reducing and should be performed every 4-6 weeks.
How Often You Can Have A Facial Session
Generally once in four weeks is more than enough to set a meeting with your facial expert.
Depending on the type of Facial sometimes is required a to set appointments only 2 weeks apart from one another.
However, your facial expert will guide and advise you regards your a facial type and hoe often must be done.
Never give up on your facial session. A Facial session per month can help your skin maintain it's healthy and youthful complexion.
If you want to learn about your skin and how to benefit of your skincare products, Book a Skincare Coaching Session through our website: www.sffacial.com
Research: Academy.edu Anti-aging cosmetics: Facts and controversies - written by Marcia Ramos-e-Silva, MD, PhD⁎, Livia Ribeiro Celem, MD, Stella Ramos-e-Silva, MD, Ana Paula Fucci-da-Costa, MD
The Green Beauty Guide: written by Julie Gabriel