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Skin  Prep

Skin Prep

$21.00Price

Our Skin Prep herbal steam is carefully crafted with natural ingredients like oats, chamomile, cinnamon, and marshmallow root to maximize skin preparation benefits. Combining these herbs offers a gentle and effective way to prepare your skin for various facial treatments, including chemical peels. Oats help to calm and soothe the skin, while chamomile offers anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties.

 

Cinnamon helps stimulate blood flow and promote healthy skin, and marshmallow root works to hydrate and soften the skin. With our Skin Prep herbal steam, you can ensure that your skin is properly prepped and ready to receive the full benefits of your chosen facial treatment.

 

Cinnamon helps stimulate blood flow and promote healthy skin, and marshmallow root works to hydrate and soften the skin. With our Skin Prep herbal steam, you can ensure that your skin is properly prepped and ready to receive the full benefits of your chosen facial treatment.

Cinnamon helps stimulate blood flow and promote healthy skin, and marshmallow root works to hydrate and soften the skin. With our Skin Prep herbal steam, you can ensure that your skin is properly prepped and ready to receive the full benefits of your chosen facial treatment.

 

  •  Gentle exfoliation: Oats contain saponins, which act as natural cleansers, gently exfoliating the skin to remove dead cells and impurities, resulting in a smoother complexion.

 

  • Calming and soothing: Chamomile is well-known for its calming properties, making it ideal for soothing irritated or sensitive skin. It can help reduce redness and inflammation, preparing the skin for further treatments.

 

  • Antibacterial and antifungal: Cinnamon has natural antibacterial and antifungal properties, which can help to cleanse the skin and prevent acne breakouts or fungal infections.
  • Hydration and moisture retention: Marshmallow root contains mucilage, a substance that forms a protective layer on the skin. This helps lock in moisture and improve hydration levels, leaving the skin soft and supple.

 

  • Antioxidant protection: Chamomile and cinnamon are rich in antioxidants, which help to neutralize free radicals and protect the skin from damage caused by environmental stressors, such as UV radiation and pollution.

 

 

  • Facial Indulgence

    Facial Indulgence

    Herbal steams are a luxurious and effective way to upgrade your skincare routine, offering many benefits for your skin. Here are some ways you can incorporate herbal steams into your skincare regimen:

    Incorporating herbal steams into your skincare routine can help enhance your skin's health and appearance, leaving it feeling rejuvenated and radiant. Experiment with different herbs and botanicals to find the perfect steam blend for your skin's needs, and enjoy the luxurious benefits of this ancient skincare ritual.

    • Deep Cleanse: Clean your face with a gentle cleanser to remove makeup, dirt, and impurities. Next, prepare a bowl of hot water and add your favorite herbs or botanicals, such as lavender, chamomile, or rose petals. Lean over the bowl and cover your head with a towel to trap the steam. Allow the steam to open up your pores and gently cleanse your skin, removing trapped debris and excess oil.

    • Exfoliation: After steaming, use a gentle exfoliating scrub to slough away dead skin cells and reveal a fresh, radiant complexion. The steam will help soften the skin, making exfoliation more effective and gentle. Focus on areas prone to dryness or congestion, such as the nose, chin, and forehead, and massage the scrub in circular motions for best results.

    • Detoxification: Herbal steams can help detoxify the skin by promoting sweat production and eliminating toxins and impurities from the pores. This can help improve the overall clarity and texture of the skin, leaving it looking brighter and more rejuvenated. Consider adding detoxifying herbs such as rosemary, peppermint, or eucalyptus to your steam for added detoxification benefits.

    • Hydration: Steam helps hydrate the skin by increasing circulation and promoting moisture absorption. After steaming, follow up with a hydrating serum or facial oil to lock in moisture and nourish the skin. This will leave your skin feeling soft, supple, and deeply hydrated.

    • Relaxation: Besides its skincare benefits, herbal steam can promote relaxation and stress relief. Take this time to unwind and indulge in self-care by practicing deep breathing exercises or incorporating aromatherapy into your steam. Choose calming herbs such as lavender, chamomile, or bergamot to create a soothing and relaxing atmosphere.

    • Aromatherapy: Herbal steams offer the perfect opportunity to indulge in the therapeutic benefits of aromatherapy. Choose herbs and botanicals with calming, uplifting, or rejuvenating properties to enhance your steam experience. Breathe deeply and allow the aromatic steam to envelop you, promoting well-being and tranquility.

    • Toning: After steaming, finish your skincare routine with a gentle toner to help balance the skin's pH levels and tighten the pores. Choose an alcohol-free toner formulated with hydrating and soothing ingredients to refresh and revitalize the skin.

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