What is a high frequency facial?
A high frequency facial is a facial that includes the use of a safe, oscillating electrical current device that helps kill bacteria and promote blood circulation. This will give the face an overall healthier and rejuvenated appearance.
Who benefits the most from High Frequency facials?
This facial is very good who acneic skin. This machine helps reduce pimples and blemishes. It does this by improving lymphatic drainage and eliminating bacteria and toxins in acne. This can be used to prevent further onset of acne in the skin.
This device can also be used to promote healthier hair growth. It does this by increasing blood circulation and promoting cell renewal to naturally rejuvenate dormant hair follicles.
What are the benefits of High Frequency Facials?
- Safely kills acne-causing bacteria
- Minimizes inflammation and redness
- Reduces post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation
- Reduces acne and prevents future breakouts
- Shrinks enlarged pores
- Increases circulation
- Firms skin by increasing the production of collagen and elastin
- Can reduce puffy eyes and dark eye circles
How do I prepare for my high frequency facial appointment?
- Avoid Retinoid for at least 5 days
- Come with clean face **no lotion
- Avoid harsh defoliants
What does it feel like during the facial?
Some people feel a tingling or pinching sensation. If the sensation is unbearable the Aesthetician can turn down the frequency to allow your face to get used to the feeling and the frequency can be increased in intervals at subsequent visits.
What to expect after my high-frequency facial procedure?
Mild irritation and redness that usually subsides within an hour.
What should I do for aftercare?
Take it easy the day of the procedure. No harsh cleansers or makeup. You can use a peptide mask and should moisturize well.