WHAT IS A FACIAL?

Our skin constantly is changing due to factors such as age, hormones, diet, lifestyle and seasonal changes. A facial is a skin treatment beneficial to these elements of change by cleansing pores, exfoliating dead skin cells, and treating common skin concerns with a custom mask. Each treatment is specifically customized for our clients skin needs. 

WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF A FACIAL?

  • Cleanses your skin
  • Detoxifies the skin
  • Eliminates Blackheads and Whiteheads
  • Prevents Aging 
  • Rejuvenates Your skin
  • Treats acne and acne scars
  • Reduces stress
  • Facial massages promotes blood circulation

WHAT IS A SIGNATURE ESSENTIALS FACIAL?

We begin with a pre cleanse, followed by a deep pore cleanse , skin analysis, exfoliation, steam, arm/shoulder massage, extractions, mask and moisturizer.

WHAT IS A LUXE FACIAL?

We begin with a pre cleanse, followed by a deep pore cleanse, skin analysis, exfoliation, steam,  arm/shoulder massage, extractions, high frequency, LED Light therapy, mask, serum and moisturizer.

WHAT IS A ELITE FACIAL?

We begin with a pre cleanse, followed by a deep pore cleanse, skin analysis, exfoliation, chemical peel or microdermabrasion, extractions, high frequency, LED Light therapy, mask, arm/shoulder massage, serum and moisturizer.

    HOW OFTEN SHOULD YOU GET A FACIAL?

    This will vary from person to person depending on what their goals are for the skin.

    CAN I GET A FACIAL WHEN PREGNANT?

    Yes, you can only get our Signature Essentials facial done while pregnant ( we may have to incorporate pregnancy-safe skin products and regimens ). Facials are safe during pregnancy as long as you stick to a basic cleansing facial. High frequency and chemical peels are not allowed during pregnancy.

    HOW LONG DOES AN APPOINTMENT TAKE?

    Essentials: 1 hour and 15 minutes.
    Luxe: 1 hour and 30 minutes.
    Elite: 1 hour and 45 minutes.

     

    WHAT IS LED LIGHT THERAPY?

    LED light therapy is a non invasive skin care treatment that has a variety of benefits including stimulating collagen and elastin. 
    Clients not suitable for LED light therapy
    • Clients with a history of skin cancer
    • Clients with epilepsy

    WHAT IS A CHEMICAL/ENZYME PEEL?

    A chemical peel or enzyme peel is a solution that is applied to remove the top layer of skin in order for new skin growth. The type of peel used is customized depending on your skins needs. 

    WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN A CHEMICAL AND ENZYME PEEL?

    An enzyme peel is more gentle compared to a chemical peel and can even be incorporated into your skin care regimen. It penetrates the skin and helps with diminishing fine lines, wrinkles, age spots acne, and blemishes. Immediately after an enzyme peel you may notice shrinking of pores and a radiant glow.

    chemical peel is more aggressive and removes more layers of the skin to really target issues like sagging, deeper fine lines and wrinkles, large pores and severe acne. There is also more downtown with this type of peel.

    Clients not suitable for this treatment
    • Pregnant clients
    • Clients using Retinol and RetinA 
    • Clients on Accutane
    • Clients on light sensitive medication.
    • Dark Skin Fitzpatrick 4 and up

    WHAT IS DOWNTIME FOR CHEMICAL PEELS? 

    The downtime will vary depending on the type of chemical peel used during the treatment and the strength of it. 
    • Light chemical peels recovery time is about four to seven days.
    • Medium chemical peels recovery time is about five - seven days.
    • Deep chemical peels recovery time is 1 - 2 weeks.

    WHAT IS A MICRODERMABRASION? 

    It is a diamond tip which exfoliates the surface of the skin pulling up debris such as blackheads, oil and dirt.

    WHAT IS A HIGH FREQUENCY?

    High frequency is a popular skincare technique that is used on your skin. It is a neon gas electrode which creates an electric current which stimulates oxygen and blood flow.


    WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF HIGH FREQUENCY?

    • Improves lymphatic drainage
    • Kills acne bacteria
    • Tightens and Tones
    • Helps with decongestion
    • Reduces dark circles and puffiness 
    • Stimulates the scalp to encourage hair growth

    WHAT DOES HIGH FREQUENCY FEEL LIKE?

    There is a zapping or tingling sensation.


    WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS MICRODERMABRASION?

    • It increases the production of collagen and skin elasticity.
    • Reduces breakouts, unclogs pores and congestion.
    • Skin will feel softer, smoother and cleaner.
    • Promotes even skin tone and reduces pigmentation.
    • Treats premature aging.
    • Allows better penetration for skin care products


    WHO WOULD BENEFIT FROM A MICRODERMABRASION?

  • Dry skin
  • Oily skin
  • Sun spots
  • Congested skin
  • Mild acne prone skin
  • Acne Scaring 
  • Rough skin texture 
  • Fine lines and wrinkles
  • Pigmentation / Sun damage

  • WHO IS NOT SUITABLE FOR A MICRODERMABRASION

    • Clients on accutane
    • Clients with cystic acne.
    • Clients with rosacea.
    • Clients with skin disorders like rosacea, psoriasis, dermatitis, eczema, and cold sores.

    HOW SOON WILL RESULTS APPEAR?

    Microdermabrasion results are usually immediate and noticeable. Results improve with multiple treatments. 

    HOW MANY TREATMENTS ARE RECOMMENDED?

    Depending on your skin concerns, it may take up to 5 - 10 treatments. Acne scars and pigmentation may require more treatments. 

    HOW OFTEN SHOULD I COME BACK FOR THIS TREATMENT?

    Depending on your skin goals about every 4 - 6 weeks to maintain results.

    WILL THERE BE ANY DOWNTIME?

    One of the advantages of Microdermabrasion is that it has no downtime.

     

    PREPARING FOR A MICRODERMABRASION
    Pre microdermabrasion instructions:
    • Do not use a RetinA or Retinol 1 - 3 days prior to your treatment.
    • Avoid sun tanning for at least a week before treatment
    • Clients who have recently had botox injections should wait two to three weeks before treatment
    • Post microdermabrasion instructions:
    • Keep the skin clean and moisturized
    • Use a gentle cleanser
    • Do not pick or scratch the treated area
    • Avoid sun expose for at least 7 days
    • If client cannot avoid sun exposure use a broad-spectrum sunscreen with a SPF or 30 or higher.

    WHAT IS DERMAPLANING?

    It is a cosmetic procedure that removes the TOP surface layer of your skin using a surgical tool. The purpose of this procedure is to help aide as an exfoliation to remove any fuzz or dead skin tissue leaving your skin feeling smooth and soft. Dermaplaning is safe for most people and has minimal side effects. 

     

    FACIALS
    ESSENTIALS FACIAL | $100.00
    *includes cleansing, exfoliation, steam, arm/shoulder massage, extractions and a mask.
    LUXE FACIAL | $125.00
    *includes an Essential Facial plus & LED light therapy.
    ELITE FACIAL | $150.00
    *includes a Luxe facial plus microdermabrasion.

    ADD ONS
    MICRODERMABRASION | +$30.00
    DERMAPLANING | +$30.00
    HIGH FREQUENCY | +$25.00
    LED LIGHT THERAPY | +$30.00
    NECK AND DECOLLOTTE MASK | +$10.00
    CHEMICAL/ENZYME PEEL | +$30.00

    DERMAPLANING | $125.00