Facial massage is one of the most pleasurable aspects of facial treatments and they actually do more than you'd think for your skin.  Facial massage increases blood flow and cellular oxygenation which allows for more deliberate and consistent treatment.  It  increases blood flow and cellular oxygenation which allows for more deliberate and consistent treatment.

Massage can benefit Rosacea, acne and other inflamed skin conditions.  Increasing blood flow helps aid the skin in the healing process.  Light massage for a short period of time can bring oxygen to the skin and help kill the anaerobic bacteria responsible for breakouts.

 

Circulation decreases with age leading to a dull appearance, with massage you can aid the circulation leading to a more youthful complexion.  The same goes for people who smoke or tavel by air frequently.

Lymphatic drainage massage is a therapeutic facial that involves a gentle massage of the lymph nodes in order to encourage cellular detoxification.  This massage is highly effective and widely used after surgery to reduce edema and increase healing time.