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Facials & Skin Care

A regular facial from a highly experienced esthetician is an important part of your beauty routine, but it has to be followed up with good home care. Facials promote clean, clear beautiful skin through deep cleansing and a treatment that addresses your specific skin type. Home skin care keeps your skin looking good between treatments.

What Is A Facial?
A facial is a skin treatment that deeply cleanses and treats various skin conditions. This explains the benefits of facials, how often you should get them, and what to expect from your esthetician.

Exfoliation During Facials and At Home
Spas are always talking about exfoliation. What is it? Why is it important? And can you overdo it? (The answer is YES!)

Extractions During A Facial
Extractions are the part of a facial that can hurt. Find out what they are, how they should be done, and whether there are any risks.

What Is A Photo Facial?
Photo facial is a term for a skin treatment that uses light-based technology. It can boost collagen, treat acne, and get rid of brown spots and broken capillaries -- but you need to know the difference tween LED and IPL photo facials!

What Makes a Good Esthetician?
Facials are given by an esthetician, a skin care specialist who has gone through a professional training program similar to cosmetology. This article tells what to expect from a good esthetician.

How To Create A Home Skin Care Routine
Beautiful skin begins with a good home skin care routine. Here's what you should do every day to have beautiful skin for the rest of your life.

Facial Masks
A facial mask can work wonders for the skin. Find out what's in a facial mask, what it treats, and how to find the right facial mask for you.

How Often Should I Get A Facial?
How often you should get a facial? That depends on a lot of factors, including your skin type, age and budget. Find out the right answer for you!

Home Facial
Find out how to give yourself a facial at home, and why it works best when you're also seeing a skin care professional.

Chemical Peels
Find out what chemical peels are, the benefits of chemical peels, the different types of chemical peels, and the difference between chemical peels offered at spas vs. plastic surgeons' offices.

What Is An Anti-Aging Facial?
An anti-aging facial focuses on high performance ingredients and treatments to exfoliate and plump up the skin. Find out exactly what happens during an anti-aging facial

IPL
IPL or intense pulsed light treatments are a popular and effective treatment for treating broken capillaries and brown spots. It can be part of a facial.

Lasers
Lasers treat a variety of skin conditions, and can be a good supplement to your regular skin care. Find out how lasers work, what they do, and what you need to know to get a SAFE laser treatment.

Foto Facial
Photo facial is a term for a skin treatment that uses light-based technology. It can boost collagen, treat acne, and get rid of brown spots and broken capillaries -- but you need to know the difference tween LED and IPL photo facials!

Face Masks
A facial mask can work wonders for the skin. Find out what's in a facial mask, what it treats, and how to find the right facial mask for you.

LED Home Machine
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What Is LED?
Photo facial is a term for a skin treatment that uses light-based technology. It can boost collagen, treat acne, and get rid of brown spots and broken capillaries -- but you need to know the difference tween LED and IPL photo facials!

Skin Analysis
Skin Analysis is the step during a facial when an esthetician determines your skin type, condition, and the best course of treatment. Find out more about skin analysis.

Oscar Beauty Countdown
How do stars get their skin ready for the red carpet at big events like the Oscars? They start at least a month in advance.

Bad Facials
Find out what makes a facial bad -- really bad, worse than you can imagine -- and what you should do about it.

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