The perfect facial for your skin care concerns
When it comes to facials, it's never a one-size-fits-all approach - we are all after different results for our different needs. Let us guide you through some of the best types for your concerns here:
If dark spots and an uneven skin tone are starting to wreak havoc on your porcelain complexion, then a course of facials designed to tackle these issues is going to be your best bet to slowly break down the melanin and even out your skin tone. While one is a great start, when it comes to tough pigmentation that has probably been there for many years, it's better to take it slowly over a longer period of time. This is something you need to be patient with.
Try: Clear+Brilliant at About Face - this course of facials uses fractionated laser to help break down pigmentation problems while also working to reveal a clearer, brighter complexion - hence the name. You will see a great result after just one treatment, but this type of facial is best when you treat yourself to a course of 4-6 treatments.
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One of the best anti-ageing facials takes things to a whole new level and the name may give it away. The Vampire Facial was made world famous thanks to the likes of Kim Kardashian having one and the amazing results that can be achieved from it. These facials have been designed to work on a number of skin issues, but anti-ageing is one of the most common reasons for seeking this treatment out.
Try: The Vampire Facial Plus at The Face Place
Essentially PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) harnesses the healing properties of your own platelets which are taken from a very small sample of blood. Once the plasma is separated from the blood using a very high-tech spinning machine, this is then re-injected back into the skin to stimulate cellular rejuvenation and improve the skin's texture and elasticity. This is great for thin crepey skin, especially around the eyes, neck, décolletage, full face and hands.
Dull and lacklustre skin happens to the best of us and this is often the result of our skin needing a good exfoliation to remove dead skin cells to reveal a fresh, dewy complexion.
Try: The Ultimate Facial from More Than Skin
This facial is a combination of two of their best performing treatments which start with micro dermabrasion working to rid the skin of dry skin and build up in the pores while also infusing ingredients into the skin which are going to help brighten and give skin clarity. Added to this, the skin is then treated to a faradic current which works to stimulate muscle contraction and improve tone.
For those who would rather leave it to the experts, then a tailor-made facial is the perfect choice. Designed to be a 'made to order' facial, these treatments are prescriptive and never the same for anyone.
Try: The Bespoke Facial from The Facialist
These ladies have a sixth sense when it comes to what your skin needs. A completely bespoke facial is created depending on your skin care needs, which is established after a consult and skin analysis. There is something quite liberating about leaving it to the experts when deciding what your skin needs - one less decision to make in a decision-heavy world.