Carbon Facial, is also known as the “HOLLYWOOD FACIAL,” because of its popularity among celebrities.
This treatment will instantly improve the appearance of your skin tone and texture, leaving you with china doll-like porcelain skin.
The facial is particularly beneficial for people with oily skin, as it is reduces acne-causing bacteria and shrinks sebaceous, or oil glands.
When performing the laser treatment, a layer of carbon lotion is applied to the entire face and allowed to dry over a period of 10 minutes. The Nd:Yag Q-Switched laser is used to heat and blast off the carbon particles. The laser light is absorbed by the carbon lotion focusing the laser energy on the epidermis.
As the laser moves across the skin, the carbon lotion is gently blasted off, exfoliating the skin & removing debris in pores. The treatment minimizes pore sizes and the thermal effect of the laser stimulates collagen renewal, leaving flawless and youthful looking skin. After the treatment, your skin will be cleansed and a moisturizer or sunscreen is applied.
A. No, the treatment is non-invasive and gentle, most people describe the sensation as a warm tingling feeling. The treatment takes approximately 45 minutes from start to finish (please allow an extra 15 minutes for consultation).
A. A visible difference should be noticed with one treatment, however a series consisting of 4-6 treatments with 2-4 week intervals (depending on your skin type or concerns) is advised for maximum results. As the carbon facial gives an instant improvement to skin tone and texture, some people like to have a single session to have glowing skin before a big event or night out.
A. You will see a reduction in pore size, fine lines and blemishes. The overall appearance of the skin will be improved and rejuvenated, giving a more youthful appear ance. The skin is often slightly pink immediately following the treatment, but this subsides after a few hours, and makeup or sunscreen may be applied directly after the treatment.
A. There is no restriction of daily activities after the treatment. It is advised to stay away from excessive sun exposure during the treatment period. Make-up can be applied after treatment; aesthetic products for acne, hyper pigmentation, or wrinkles can be applied the following day.