What are the facials?
The face is in constant exposure to environmental pollution, sunrays, dust and other factors that damage the skin making it look intoxicated, dry, dehydrated, aging etc. Taking care of it can represent a challenge for both men and women.
Fortunately there are treatments that help to maintain a healthy skin, among them we can mention the facials. There are facials for all skin types, designed to protect the skin from free radicals while helping to eliminate impurities and prevent acne, leaving a moisturized and rejuvenated skin, some even delay the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
There are different kinds of facials:
Facial nutrition is the act of caring and keeping our face skin fresh in order to make it look healthier and protected against various factors that affect as time passes, the sun’s rays, cold, and aging, among others.
Today there are lot of ways to perform a facial nutrition, each with different purposes. The use of galvanic is one of them, this facial use a direct galvanic electrical current to introduce water-soluble substances through the skin’s surface in an effort to improve ingredient absorption and moisture retention.
This works by ionizing active products on the skin according to the needs of each person. The ionization by galvanic electrical current allows to reach the deepest layers of the skin.
The use of galvanic produces a double effect, on one hand, the descaling of the skin (deep cleaning) that helps to release the hair follicle from the fat excess accumulated and, by the other hand, the ionization (nutrition of the skin), works on molecules that contain metal atoms.
Firming and Moisturizing Facial
Thanks to its seaweed-based properties, this facial has the ability to restore the balance of hydration in the skin, its glucose contribution enhances the moisturizing effect that returns the luminosity. It’s recommended for all skin types.
This mask is made from a combination of 24k gold powder, minerals and seaweed extract. Gold dust will give your skin a tensor effect on your face and neck, while providing nutrients that greatly enhance the skin.
Detoxifying and Absorbent Mask
This mask provides great hydration and muscle toning thanks to the cold release that exerts on the skin and its composition based on diatoms and seaweed extract that help to deeply cleanse, detoxify, purify and eliminate impurities in the skin. Another of the great benefits of this facial, is that it can be placed on the lips and eyelids, acting where others cannot.
Firming Oxygenating Facial
Oxygen is one of the most important elements to maintain a healthy skin, if there is not good oxygenation the skin will take an opaque and unlit tone. This facial, based mainly on seaweed and microencapsulated oxygen, restores vitality and shine to the skin, while stimulating the production of collagen and cellular respiration. The skin is free of impurities and traces of pollution.
Antioxidant and Anti-Wrinkle Facial
It’s normal that over time our capacity for epidermal regeneration loses effectiveness, decreasing the production of collagen and the elasticity of the skin. This facial is ideal to renew it, helping to tone it up making it look younger. This mask is based on seaweed with a contribution of natural Vitamin C from orange and dill.
Decongestive and soothing facial
This mask contains a pleasant aroma of violets, characteristic for its soothing properties while providing a high level of vitamins A, B and E provided by oats. It includes moisturizing properties contributed by the seaweed extract. And also provides a cold effect on the skin that drops to 6 degrees Celsius which provides a draining effect on bags and dark circles, reaffirming and calming the skin.
This facial contains polyphenols and catechins that prevent and diminish cellular aging in the skin providing the nutrients obtained from a combination of green tea and lavender. Covering eyes and lips acting where other masks cannot, the anti-stress facial protects the skin from daily aggression of free radicals.
The facial fillers give volume and firmness to the face, reducing sagging, fine lines or wrinkles without the need of surgical intervention.
For some patients, surgery as a facelift may be the best decision. However, non-surgical rejuvenation treatments such as fillers can help delay time. It’s important to remember that dermal fillers are temporary treatments for facial aging and are usually made of hyaluronic acid, a substance that is found naturally in our body but the production decrease over time.
Fillers can be used for facial wrinkles such as:
Peri orbital grooves, commonly called “crow’s feet”.
Glabella wrinkles, located between the eyebrows.
They can also be used to give volume and firmness to the face, for example:
To increase the size of the lips.
To give volume to cheekbones.
On the chin to stylize the face.
You can even place fillers in the nose to model it.
To mention, these are some of the most requested fillers:
Belotero: It is a dermal filler of hyaluronic acid to give volume and hydration to the skin of the patient, significantly reducing lines of expression and wrinkles providing natural results.
Radiesse: Like other brands, Radiesse is a dermal filler that is used to reduce facial wrinkles or even in other areas of the body, such as the hands, giving the patient a younger appearance.
Voluma: This filling is relatively new and is ideal for restoring volume to the patient’s cheeks and naso-labial folds.
Juvéderm: It is a filling based on hyaluronic acid, substance that our body produces naturally. It will give volume and firmness to the skin.
Juvéderm Moisturizing: This product is not a filler, it is a treatment to improve the appearance of the skin, moisturizing it and returning elasticity.
The advantage of facial fillers is that they’re natural and safer than permanent fillers, effective and durable. They can last up to 18 months and are the best alternative to fight the signs of age, fatigue, etc.
The risks in the application of fillings are minimal, but they exist. It can be reactions such as redness, swelling or edema, which are temporary. It’s important to consult a specialized clinic that has qualified personnel for the application of fillings.