Regardless of which attachments are being used a cleanse will be required, a single cleanse if using the Hydro-dermabrasion attachment a double if not.
Followed by a thorough skin analysis.
Discuss with client which attachments will be used and why and gain a signature consent.
Makeup is not only the ultimate barrier between the skin and treatments, but it also tacks on pollution and dirt throughout the day.
Clean the eyes with separate pieces of cotton wool and the lips separately. Ideally you would ask you client to come in with little or no make-up.
Using a mild cleanser, work into a foam in the hands, working in circular motions, cleanse the skin, removing all traces of make up
Remove using warm damp facial sponges.
Blot the skin dry with a tissue.
Skin analysis is the part of a professional facial when the aesthetician covers your eyes with cool cotton pads and looks at your skin underneath a brightly lit “magnify lamp” to determine your skin type, skin conditions, and the best course of treatment.
How to offer a skin analysis
Once this has been completed you may then continue to offer, you’re facial with the correct product for the skin.
This treatment is suitable for male clients however, only if they are clean shaven can the procedure be fully completed. If they have stubble or a beard these areas are avoided.