Facial treatments offer great benefits for the skin and to relax the entire body. Along with the pampering pleasure many people receive from a facial treatment, the variety of facials available can result in deep cleaning, stress-relief, moisturizing, and even wrinkle reduction. Skin health and wellness are both greatly enhanced by having a facial.
If cleansing is what you’re seeking, facials can certainly comply. A deep skin cleansing can help to remove toxins on and absorbed in the skin, as well as reducing sebum. Sebum is the natural skin substance that moisturizes and lubricates, but can be overproduced and cause skin problems, such as blackheads and acne. Cleansing facials work by opening skin pores to remove dead skin, environmental toxins, and excess oils. Exfoliation can be a part of such a facial, and this gentle buffing of the skin can tighten and firm the skin’s surface. Cleansing masques can also help to draw out impurities, dirt, and toxins.
Facial treatments can also assist with improving or restoring skin circulation. An increased flow of blood to the skin cells can restore skin glow and plump up the skin cells themselves with increased water and nutrients. The result is a reduction in wrinkles and dry skin. After all, the nutrients in blood provide the vitamins and minerals necessary for skin to regain or keep a healthy and young appearance. Some skilled facial experts can massage pressure points or glands on the face to stimulate circulation and release built-up toxins.
The fact that facials simply feel good should not be discounted, either. Relaxing, soothing facials help to increase circulation of course, but they also relieve stress which can take its toll on the skin. Encouraging rest, relaxation and improving peace of mind are amazingly restorative side effects of having a facial. It’s like a massage specifically for the face, and in fact some facials include specific massage components during the treatment.
Anti-aging properties are another benefit that facial treatments offer. Some facials include IPL laser treatments to erase fine lines and wrinkles or remove dead skin. Lasers can increase collagen development. Collagen thins with age, causing wrinkles to appear and facial texture to become rougher or dryer. Making skin cells plumper and healthier revitalizes the complexion and effectively helps to erase the hands of time.
Regardless of the type of facial you select, whether the technique used includes fragrant aroma therapy, hydrating masks, enriching avocado or oatmeal masks, or laser treatments, receiving a professional facial can relax and even help eliminate wrinkles and lines. It can also brighten dull skin, help improve sun damaged skin and skin that has thinned due to smoking or illness.
Aestheticians can advise on how to help stimulate collagen formation and skin circulation through at-home treatments, massages, moisturizers, and sunscreens, too. In short: taking care of your skin is important to prevent premature aging, skin damage, and even skin cancers. Enjoying a facial and feeling pampered is great, and along with the pleasure there are real, practical benefits for the skin.
60 Minute Facial Massage $50.00
Includes cleanse, exfoliate, mask, tone, moisturize
with facial; Scalp, neck and shoulder massage
Rejuvenating Face Mask (45 minutes) $55.00
Collagen Face Mask (45 minutes) $55.00