Do’s and Don’ts before and after a facial at the Spa
Introduction It is exciting and a great feeling of relaxation when you have that facial at the Spa. Sometimes, it is a procedure that is meant to last for a while, and all these are superb as long as you achieve your goals. There are few things that you need to observe to get the best results. Booking a facial for the first time? Think about what you want to achieve; what makes you feel you need it, what problem do you have with your skin, the concerns you would like to work on, is it the pimples you want to see disappear or is it that smooth, tender appearance that you would like to achieve? The aesthetician comes handy at this stage and therefore allow them to make the necessary recommendations. How should you prepare for a facial? Up to a week before, stay out of the sun and if focusing on cleansing and extractions, make your booking at the end of the day when you do not have to go to any place hence exposing your skin to the sun. Avoid last minute frustrations by booking an appointment a few days prior. What next after the facial? After the facial, you will feel some rosiness that would last for one or two hours. Depending on your skin sensitivity and type, it is advisable to keep off the daily make up for a while to give your skin some time to breathe and soak up the effects of the treatment. This will allow the treatment bring out the intended effect. How often should I go for a facial? It is advisable that you do a facial on a regular basis. This depends on the advice of the aesthetician depending on your skin type and probably some desired results that could take time to manifest. Regular facials will allow for a follow-up and therefore achieve better results. A good home care regimen is also advisable but should be done with consultation from the specialist. Conclusion For longevity of the facial, it is partly the responsibility of the specialist at the spa, but it all squarely rests on you to ensure that you have the necessary skin care products at home that you can apply on a daily basis.