Most people are not conversant with the face massage and sometimes end up causing bruises on their faces. However, the massage is natural and also improves the skin’s health.
Face massage comes from Gua sha, which is a traditional Chinese medicine technique. Many professionals who practice the face massage have to first perfect the technique as most of the practices are the same. Gua sha is used to curb the aging effects through:
- Reducing sagging skins
- Brightening the complexion and improving dull skins
- Decreasing discoloration and aging spots
- Maintaining eye bags and correcting puffy eyes
- Reducing bloating and also removes toxins from the face
The benefits experienced from Gua sha are almost the same as those of face massage. The objectives of face massage are:
- To make the face slimmer
- To Improve the health on the face and skin
- To make the face feel firm
The face becomes slimmer due to the removal of bloat. Furthermore, face massage gets rid of toxic materials, therefore, making the face to be healthier. It also helps the face to be firm due to the reduction of the sagging skin.
The art of face massage needs to be carried out carefully to avoid damages on the skin. These are tools that you need when doing it:
Facial massage tool
- Facial massage tool
- Facial oil or cleansing oil
Using the right tool makes the whole process effective. Some of the most recommended tools are Chinese spoon, plastic massager, and a stone massage. The best one is a unicorn face massage which is stone made.
The face needs to be lubricated using the right type and quantity of oil. The best ones to use are Rose hip oil, coconut oil, olive oil, and diamond oil.
When doing the face massage, it is advisable to avoid using the wrong tool, always ensure the face is well lubricated and also you should not touch any broken skin.
The first step is to apply the oil on the face. Then, she uses the scrapping tool to scrape the forehead upwards. Later, she uses the thin part to massage the eyes. Next, Wendy moves to the cheek which she scrapes across and up followed by the scraping from the chin to the ear upwards. Finally, she scrapes the toxic materials down the neck.
The success of the massage highly depends on a healthy meal and also drinking enough quantity of water. When done in the right way, the effects can be instantly felt. She then measures the distance between the chin to the ear and notices that she has lost about 10 mm. The face massage should
be done for about 10 minutes.