Hydrafacial & Light Therapy

FREQUENTYLY ASKED QUESTIONS – HYDRA-FACIAL WITH LIGHT THERAPY

  1. What is Hydrafacial?

HydraFacial  is a multi-step facial treatment based around eight core protocols:

  • Skin health
  • Fine lines & wrinkles
  • Age reversal
  • Brightening
  • Oily/congested skin
  • Sensitive skin
  • Replenish your skin using a special serum rich in antioxidants, peptides and hyaluronic acid.

As well as addressing universal skincare needs, we can adapt each core protocol to give you a truly bespoke treatment.

  1. What happens During the hydrafacial treatment.

During your HydraFacial treatment, we will use a handheld device to deliver the various stages of your facial. The products we use will vary according to your needs, and is then followed by one or two protocol-specific steps, As an overview depending the main focus of your appointment, the steps

  • Step one – we cleanse,  steam and extract impurities
  •  from your skin
  • Step two – we use  a gentle serum including  salicylic to unblock your pores without causing your skin to scale or peel.
  • Step three– we use lactic to improve skin tone and open pores
  • Step four – we use vitamin c serum to hydrate and brighten the skin.
  • Step Five (Extra/ Optional) we use ultrasound to stimulate the production of proteins within the skin and Radiofrequency to tighten  skin.
  • Step Six – we use Oxygen therapy to strengthen the skin elasticity, diminish pores and reduce bacteria
  • Step Seven- Light Therapy uses 7 main types of light; each light has a completely different effect to our skin, for example
  • Red (650nm) – Will increase Collagen and Elastin production and will aid in the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles. Red light also has an anti inflammatory affect that can be used after a chemical peel.
  • Blue (462nm) – Creates an anti bacterial affect that is perfect for directly targeting acne. Very beneficial when the treatment of scar tissue is the aim.
  • Green (527nm) – A soothing affect that will also aid the hydration of the skin
  • Yellow (590nm) – This will improve the lymphatic drainage system

 

  • Step Eight:  Massage facial muscles to bring oxygen to the area,  more blood flow to the area increase collagen production. The treatment is gentle and non-invasive; simply lay back, close your eyes and relax while we pamper your skin.
  1. How often do I need a treatment?

Once the cosmetic treatment practitioner has established your requirements from the treatment, they will recommend a treatment once a month, this should help with continuing to improve the health and appearance of your skin. 

  1. How long does the treatment take?                                                                     Approximately  1 hours,

 

  1. What should I do after the treatment

The cosmetic treatment practitioner will provide a full sheet of aftercare instructions.