Our face is on the receiving end of everyday toxins, from flying dirt and germs, dust, particles, and sun exposure. Even though the hormonal actions of our body play a part, our skin can get affected with different conditions resulting in spots and acne. And even when you escape all these, there is still the inevitable impact of aging. All these can cumulatively make the skin unappealing.
Not anymore though! There are now lots of facial treatments and therapies that can rid your face of all these various toxins. Outside massages, facial treatments are the next best and popular ways of ridding your face from these “little bandits.”
Some of these facial treatments include;
Best for wrinkles; it involves removing dead skin or layers on your skin through the use of small crystals. The procedure is quick, harmless, and almost instant. Many people also remove age spots and light acne scars with this method.
Chemical peeling (Dermaplaning)
Depending on the condition, or amount of skin to be exfoliated, a chemical solution is applied to the area. As the solution removes the old layer, the newer, softer, and smoother layer becomes visible. It is very effective for texture irregularities, fine lines, spots, and other conditions around the neck, face, and skin in general.
If there is stubborn acne (one that has managed to escape all others), we do chemical peels for acne and acne scarring. It does no damage to the skin, and rarely causes side effects
Laser skin rejuvenation
Loose skin around the face may arise as a result of various reasons. However, having a non-surgical process remove it is very relaxing. This process targets the layers beneath the skin surface and employs heat to stimulate collagen production and tighten the skin.
It is a popular anti-aging facial treatment that promotes collagen growth by creating tiny muscle tears. It involves pricking the skin with tiny needles to stimulate the healing effects of the skin. However, this procedure should only be handled by a professional.
There are many other facial treatments to improve the quality, texture, and appearance. Facial treatments not only protect the skin physically but also from the accumulation of germs and dirt.
How long before the results?
It all depends on the treatment type of procedure you opt for. Some begin to manifest within days, while others may take up to a week before the results begin to show.
How long are the effects of facials?
Most of these treatments are non-invasive and can be re-applied when the effects wear out. The results of the treatments usually last between 3 and 6 months on the individual.
Are there any side effects to these treatments?
Some people mischievously confuse others with unproven reports of side effects. The truth is that if you carry out any of these treatment plans in an accredited medi spa like ours, you are guaranteed a safe and successful procedure.
What are the preparations for a facial treatment?
Depending on why you need the treatment, you should start by booking an appointment with a qualified dermatologist. It also helps you to get the relevant treatment procedure.