What is a Facial?

A facial is a skin care system including a variety of skin treatments, including steaming, exfoliation, extractions, creams, lotions, treatments masks, peels, and massage. They are usually given in beauty salons but are also a favorite spa and home treatment. Facials are generally categorized; for example, Acne Facial, European facial, LED Light Therapy facial, Mini-facials, and so forth.

Facials are used for overall skin health as well as for specific skin conditions.  Medical Spas associated with a doctor or dermatologist may also offer facial treatments involving medical devices and prescription strength facial peels and lasers.