Benefits of a High Frequency Facial
High frequency facial benefits range from treating enlarged pores, fine lines and wrinkles, puffy eyes, dark circles under the eyes, to increasing the collagen and elastin production and toning the skin. It's purpose is to eliminate toxins, acne problem and the acne-causing bacteria. It's also used to improve blood circulation, lymphatic drainage, cellulite and thinning hair.
It helps with the absorption and penetration of skin care products by gently warming the skin tissues.
The primary action of high frequency current is producing thermal heat.
All machines use a high frequency glass electrode which come in various shapes and sizes to treat different parts of the face and body. When it touches the skin, a mild electrical current passes through the neon or argon gas filled glass electrode causing it to produce a subtle glow and buzzing noise. The electrodes produce either a neon red/orange light or violet/blue light depending on the gas they are filled with.
Nowadays acne prone skin and aging skin can both be treated with violet or red light therapy. The skin feels energized, firm refreshed, softer and rosy immediately after one treatment!
High frequency has been proven to be effective on almost any skin lesion, as well as acne marks treatment and burns, to cold sores. It helps to heal and restore the skin quickly. High frequency facials are considered a safe and gentle facial therapy approach to skin rejuvenation.
High frequency may be incorporated into your facial if necessary.