What Are Facials?

Many factors contribute to skin irregularities, such as your diet, sun, skin disorders, aging, and even genetics. As your partner in skin care, our med spa team will offer guidance to help prevent and treat age spots, wrinkles, lines, blemishes, and texture concerns.

Transform your skin with a facial, making your dream of beautiful, radiant skin a reality. Not only do facials maintain skin health, but they also provide a blissful spa experience.

Customized to your skin type and concerns, facials cleanse pores, nourish skin, and promote deep relaxation. There’s a perfect facial for everyone, with options for dry, oily, combination, sensitive, or normal skin.

Trust your esthetician to assess your needs and deliver the best results. Concerned about sensitivity? No problem! Skip extractions and exfoliation and indulge in a rejuvenating experience that leaves you glowing and refreshed.

Our aesthetician will work with you to create a customized plan that meets your needs and concerns. We use professional, clinical-grade products to provide advanced skincare unavailable over-the-counter products.

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What Can Be Treated With Facials?

Facials are versatile and customizable skincare treatments that can address various skin concerns.

Whether you’re dealing with acne, dryness, or aging signs or want to maintain healthy and radiant skin, there’s a facial designed to target your specific needs. Let’s explore some common skin concerns that can be effectively treated with facials:

  1. Acne-Prone Skin: Facials for acne-prone skin focus on deep cleansing, exfoliation, and extraction of impurities. They help unclog pores, reduce inflammation, and prevent future breakouts. Some facials also incorporate antibacterial ingredients to combat acne-causing bacteria.


  1. Dry and Dehydrated Skin: Facials for dry skin aim to replenish moisture and restore hydration levels. They often include gentle exfoliation to remove dead skin cells, followed by nourishing masks and moisturizers that deeply hydrate and soothe the skin.


  1. Aging and Fine Lines: Anti-aging facials target signs of aging such as fine lines, wrinkles, and loss of elasticity. These facials typically include antioxidants, peptides, and collagen-boosting treatments to promote firmness, smoothness, and a youthful appearance.


  1. Hyperpigmentation and Uneven Skin Tone: Facials for hyperpigmentation use brightening ingredients like vitamin C, kojic acid, or alpha hydroxy acids to lighten dark spots and even out skin tone. They may also involve gentle exfoliation to promote cell turnover and reveal a more radiant complexion.


  1. Sensitive Skin: Facials for sensitive skin focus on gentle techniques and hypoallergenic products to minimize irritation. These facials aim to calm redness, strengthen the skin barrier, and provide soothing hydration without causing further sensitivity.


  1. Dull and Lackluster Skin: Facials designed to revive dull skin often involve deep cleansing, exfoliation, and revitalizing masks or treatments. These facials promote a brighter, more luminous complexion by eliminating impurities and boosting overall skin radiance.


Our professional estheticians will assess your skin type and concerns before proceeding to a specific facial treatment. They can tailor the products and techniques to address your unique needs and ensure you receive the maximum benefits from your facial experience.

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A quick, light peeling exfoliation treatment that leaves the skin revitalized with a healthy, glowing look.

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A quick dose of Vitamin C to rehydrate and brighten skin tone. Great for hyperpigmentation and sun damage.

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A detox purifying facial to draw out impurities and provide a pore tightening effect.

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This S.O.S. facial instantly calms and soothes redness and irritation. First aid for strongly irritated skin.

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A comprehensive treatment for ANY skin type that provides a thorough, deep cleansing of the face and neck. Great for a first time facial!

How Often Should I Get A Facial?

The frequency of facials depends on various factors, including your skin type, concerns, and goals. As a general guideline, getting a facial every 4-6 weeks is recommended.

This timeframe allows for proper skin cell turnover and ensures consistent maintenance and improvement of your skin’s health.

However, individuals with specific skin concerns or conditions may require more frequent facials, while others with less demanding needs may opt for less frequent treatments.

Consulting with our professional esthetician can help determine the ideal frequency based on your skin’s unique characteristics and goals.

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Retextures the skin with Alpha Hydroxy Acid and Beta Hydroxy Acid (AHA/BHA). Skin repair is accelerated with the use of lipids and stem cells. Depending on your concerns, follow-up treatments may be recommended. The end result: Flaking of old skin will occur for a few days, then the newer, younger, and refined skin is revealed.

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This procedure includes bleaching of pigmentation with FDA-approved hydroquinone 2%. This effective treatment combined with at-home maintenance is designed to lighten your skin pigmentation, as well as reduce specific blemishes. The end result is noticeably lighter, smoother, and a more even skin tone.

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This deep cleansing treatment softens sebum and prepares the skin for easy and thorough extractions. It also activates the skin’s ability to treat acne and fight off congestion-causing bacteria to prevent future blockage. The end result — your skin is decongested and purified, making it ready for its journey to clearer skin with the use of home maintenance.

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What Areas Can Be Targeted With Facials?

Facials can target various areas of the face, providing comprehensive care and addressing specific concerns. Here are the common areas that can be targeted with facials:

  • Forehead: Facials can help address fine lines, wrinkles, and forehead acne.
  • Cheeks: Facials can improve the cheeks’ texture, tone, and hydration while addressing concerns like redness or pigmentation.
  • Nose: Facials can target clogged pores, blackheads, and oiliness on the nose.
  • Chin: Facials can treat acne breakouts, excess oil production, and uneven skin texture on the chin.
  • Under-Eye Area: Specialized eye treatments within facials can reduce puffiness, dark circles, and fine lines around the eyes.
  • Jawline: Facials can help tighten and tone the jawline while addressing concerns like sagging skin or breakouts in that area.
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With a special soothing concentrate to calm, refresh, and soothe the skin, this peel gives immediate comfort, nourishment, and relief to the skin.

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A complete cosmetic treatment with a line that improves expressions, respecting facial harmony in an authentic, natural-looking way.

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Lifting action that reduces wrinkles and lines by firming and reidentifying the tissues. Minimizes wrinkles and improves the epidermis, creating a lifted and youthful profile.

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Fire N Ice is a powerful, age-defying, smoothing, softening, hydrating peel and facial. Your skin will not flake off with this facial, but your skin will achieve a healthy glow.

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A true age-defying facial using GD11 umbilical cord blood stem cell medium. Layered manual and/or chemical exfoliation to ensure maximum penetration of GD11 stem cells. GD11 stem cells increase cell production to rapidly reverse the signs of aging.

Facials FAQs

During your facial session, which typically takes around 30-60 or 90 minutes depending on what kind of facial you choose, you can expect to relax while our esthetician uses professional-grade products to perform the facial procedure.

While facials can be beneficial, taking precautions is important to avoid potential skin allergies. For oily and acne-prone skin, avoiding heavy creams or excessive exfoliation is important to prevent breakouts.

Absolutely! Facials help improve blood circulation, enhance lymphatic drainage, and effectively hydrate and detoxify your skin, resulting in a rejuvenated glow.

While minimal redness may occur after a facial, there are no lasting side effects to be concerned about.

Facials suit individuals of all ages, genders, and skin types. However, it’s important to note that specific facials may not suit individuals with rosacea. If you have rosacea, it’s advisable to consult with your doctor to determine if facials are a suitable option for you.

Indulge in our rejuvenating facial service. Experience personalized treatments for all skin types, giving you a refreshed and radiant complexion. Turn back the clock and give your skin a glowing, youthful appearance with this age-defying treatment.



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