Facials are a very relaxing spa service, meant to cleanse, frim,smooth and moisturize the skin. They can clear clogged pores, remove dead cells, provide intense skin hydration, address, premature aging and wrinkled, increase cell metabolism to improve overalll skin tone and texture, improve lymphatic drainage by massage stimulation and improve skin that is either too dry or too oily. Steam and massage may release pressure associated with nasal and sinus congestion. An extremely important benefit is reducing the impact of sun exposure. The sun's rays can be very damaging. They can compromise hydration, pigmentation problems, premature wrinkling and roughened texture. These rays can even penetrate so deeply that they can initiate skin cancers. In general UVA rays are aging rays, while UVB rays are burning rays. Long term exposure to UV rays breaks down collagen and elastin fibers. When these fibers break down, the skin will sag and lose it's ability to go back into place after stretching. Exposure overtime can also cause wrinkles, freckles, age-spots dilated blood vessels and roughened texture. For as many negative effects that there are, there are some positive things you can do for your skin.
1. Up your intake of antioxidents. They boost collagen and elastic production.
2. Use facial products with vitamins A and C to promote cell strength.
3. Use facial products with Vitamin C to reduce hyperpigmentaion.
4. Have regular facials.
Facials will be your #1 defense and healing agent. Facials improve circulation and the skin's inner glow. There are a few options for facial treatments.
Citron offers a great facial to remedy sun damage, the Enbrightenment Facial. The Enbrightenment Facial naturally brightens dark spots. It was developed to offer a multi-pronged approach to a brighter more even looking skin tone. The formulas used in this facial are 99% naturally derived. Organic Lavender, Organic Sandlewood, Organic Rose Geranium, Rosemary oil blend, Caffiene, Gentian Lutea Extract and Organic Aloe Vera Leaf Extract act as anti-irritants. Your skin will be brightened with brown algae and antioxidants such as ascorbyl glucoside, tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate and tocopheral. Intensive hydration comes from glucosamine hydrochloride. Your exfoliation is by mint derived salicylic acid. By getting regular enbrightenment facials, you will not only see a difference in moisturization and clarity immediately, you will see a reduction in dark spots by up to 34%. The best results are acheived doing 2 Enbrightenment facials a month for 3 months, and 1 facial a month there after. Enbrightenment Facial Memberships are available at a dicounted rate along with other spa perks!