LAST UPDATED: JAN 31, 2023 / By Nura / InOfficeTreatment
What is an oxygen facial?
An oxygenfacial is a new trend in the beauty industry that has become popular due to its simplicity and efficiency. It can be performed at home or by a professional. While an average facial can take up to 2 hours and few days downtime, this procedure only takes up to 60 minutes with no downtime so you can return to your daily routine right away!
This process is also called oxygen infusion facial therapy. The idea is that adding oxygen in the form of pure, medical grade oxygen can invigorate and revitalize the skin without any side effects. This treatment is placed under non-medical category since it does not require needles or lasers which makes it a popular choice for those with sensitive skin. It also has been shown to help with lot of skin concerns such as acne, uneven skin tone and aging skin treatment.
Why should I choose facial oxygen?
Commonly before this process were done, an aesthetician will exfoliate and clean your facial skin first to get rid of unwanted dirt or any actives, to allow better penetration. This Intraceuticals Oxygen Facial is a treatment that is done using a wand to delivered stream of high pressurized oxygen to the skin surface. The effect of this procedure then stimulates the blood circulation and promote collagen production, which in turn will reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and help the skin look better.
Some good point about this facial is that this it concentrates on the upper layers of skin and does not use any medications or chemicals on the surface or inside of your body.
Infusion Oxyjet Device
Oxygen is an essential element to sustain life and our body’s cells require it to function. Our skin’s ability to heal, maintain moisture levels and even provide a youthful appearance is dependent on the amount of oxygen in the blood. Oxygenation allows our cells to work more efficiently, which helps us feel better and look healthier.
Oxyjet skin is a type of oxygen infusion device, which provides the skin with the purest oxygen through a gentle stream of pressurized air at a controlled pressure that is applied directly to the skin, in a technique that promotes cellular health and can help diminish the signs of aging.
The process of using an oxygen jet starts with applying lubricant gel on the skin, then spraying pressurized condensed molecule of oxygen combining with active ingredients onto the facial and neck skin, more specifically, your epidermis, then applying pressure to massage your skin. The procedure will be completely non-invasive and can be used for adult above 20 years old, and also for all skin type.
All About Delivering Ingredients to the Skin
Oxygen is the most important molecule our body needs in order to carry out cellular metabolism. Our cells need it to live and they will die without it. Oxygen facial benefits include, skin cells that fully oxygenated will have a good rate of producing collagen and at the same time it will improve the absorption of nutrients into your skin through the skin pores. A healthy boost of oxygen also can help preserve a healthy skin barrier and hydrate the skin.
Typically, hyaluronic acid was added during or after the process to boost the skin hydration and improve skin radiance. Any botanical ingredients can be added during treatment that will allow for more even and brighten of the skin tone.
Oxygen Infusion Facial Price
Oxygen Facial treatment cost ranges from $95 to $150 per session, with treatments typically performed once every two weeks in order to maintain the desired results. Many people leaving good reviews with great before-and-after picture after having oxygen facial.
At Home Treatment/ DIY Oxygen Facial
Oxygen facials also can be done at home by using over-the counter (OTC) kits that are now available at major beauty retailers, they can be done in your own home. Commonly the kits will come with handheld device and lubricant gels.
Oxygen facials have been around for many years. The only difference is that they are now available over-the-counter and they now come in a range of ways to pamper your skin.
Oxygen facials are becoming increasingly popular because they offer an affordable, non-invasive alternative to more expensive treatments like laser resurfacing or peels. The skin that infuse with oxygen may get a deep treatment that leaves skin feeling refreshed, rejuvenated, and completely smooth.