Not many things can be healthier for your skins regimen than receiving a specialized facial treatment. A proper facial purifies your skin deeply, shrinks the pores size, prevents breakouts, and intensifies the circulation of blood helping to stave-off premature aging while creating a glowing effect to your face.
A face-focused treatment for oily skin is essential in maintaining the state of your skin but it also comes with well-being benefits. As well, professional facial treatments may be costly and seem unaffordable to many. However the overall costs in the long run are much less if you get pro-quality facials routinely compared to surgery or invasive products used to fight back the effects of oily skin.
A professional facial focused on treating oily prone skin will follow these phases to get the cleanest, clearest most glowing skin possible.
FIRST IS THE CLEANSING
A respectable washing method is vital in eliminating the stored-up grime, contamination, impurities, dead skin-cells and/or bacteria from your skin. This stage gets rid of makeup and excess oil as well. For oilier kinds of skin, you should use an oil reducing wash to keep your face renewed and excessively oil-free. However please keep this top-of-mind, you ought to use a cleaning product that gets rid of excess oil not all of it, as it’s needed for a healthy moisture balance. A non-lathering decent branded wash is recommended as most basic remedies are harsh.
This treatment typically uses light strokes performed in a circular motion with the finger tips or specialized brush then wiped with soft cloth, cotton-ball or tissue. After wiping the cleansing agent, then your face and neck are washed with warm water and dabbed dry with a cotton towel.
NEXT IS THE STEAMING
Face steam is a primeval skincare solution which works excellently in removing dirt and oil all while opening up your pores. Many people do not know this, but it is essential to steam your face prior to using a face mask as this method relaxes the skin while opening up pores allowing the nutrients contained in the mask to penetrate deeper into your skin which results in glowing, softer skin. Steaming is a straightforward procedure and oily skin will also benefit from the Estheticians use of dried herbs like ginger, or rosemary, lavender and many others during the process of steaming your face. This step unseals the pores and gets your face ready for the next step, the mask.
Clay and other earth based masks are ideal as they assist in just removing the excessive oil, and ensuring your skin looks fresher and healthier. These ingredients when paired with other natural juices from plants, vegetables and fruits work their magic in about 15 minutes while you relax.
Your esthetician usually won’t leave the mask on your face for a long period of time as this may super-tighten your skin which will actually result in small tears which turn into fine-lines and wrinkles. After 15-20 minutes, softly sponge-off the mask product using damp cotton pads then rinse your face with cold water and pat dry. As this face mask contains ingredients that are absorbent, it effectually eradicates excess oil. And works wonders on clarifying acne scarring, discoloration and overall improving your complexion.
Your esthetician will utilize a toner to remove excess earth and traces of cleanser from your skin from the previous steps. It also tones your face properly for the application of a moisturizing product so that it doesn’t overly or under absorb it and further clog up the pores. The use of toners tightens up skin naturally and closes your open pores resulting in a younger more beautiful look but keep in mind that your toner should be alcohol-free so it doesn’t dry out the skin as this will cause your body to start producing excess oils to compensate for becoming super-dry.
Typically folks think that just dry skin needs moisturizing, but this happens to be incorrect. In fact, moisturization is the key to having younger-looking, healthier skin that even goes for oily skin types… We all need a good moisturizer to nurture and preserve the softness of our skin. The single most important thing you should do is only seek out water based, “lighter” moisturizers that your don’t feel greasy. There are several well-branded, oily skin moisturizers available on the market, your esthetician will pick the one which suits you best. Their application is usually done by dotting the water-based moisturizer around the perimeter of your face, then massage lightly until it is absorbed completely.
That’s all there is to it, your facial treatment is now done. Oily skinned people can maintain this at home by doing a mini-version of it once-a-week to inhibit breakouts while enhancing the splendor of your skin. This treatment decreases premature aging, smooths out dark patches, and gets rid of your uneven skin tone, discoloration spots and/or dullness in your skin and thus your skin is left glowing.
About the Author: Thai Morrison, superstar esthetician and founder of her very own day spa & skin care collection, understands that ideal skin is seldom attained with a “universal approach.” Thai’s 20 years as a luminary esthetician and as one Dallas’s favorite skin care professionals, has generated a “real life” answer — products & services that are geared towards each of the different, individual skin types so you get precisely what is needed to look and feel your best.<