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Vitamin C can be beneficial for your body, hair & skin health. It can also do wonders when you are trying to get over bad flu. However, some studies and plenty of dermatologists say that the use of this vitamin can boost your blood flow while giving you a glowy complexion, and a hydrated outcome! Do you love experimenting with different skincare items, and you are a fan of facials? If so, here’s why we believe that you should go for the vitamin C facial treatment, and how it can do wonders on almost any skin type!

Perks Of Vitamin C

Vitamin C is the main ingredient of collagen. As you probably know it by now, collagen is the most important compound when it comes to your skin’s health, glow, as well as natural radiance and shine. As we age, we tend to lose collagen, and our body produces way less of it. In fact, once we reach the age of 20, we will lose 1% collagen in each of the upcoming years! This is why it is essential to restore it either topically or orally. We recommend combining both of these methods for ultimate results! A heavy and significant amount of collagen can also help with wrinkles, fine lines, as well as any unwanted lumps and bumps on your skin.

Benefits Of Vitamin C For Your Face

By doing facial treatments that are rich in vitamin C you can get amazing skin. Also, vitamin C (when taken orally) can strengthen your immune system and will help with the absorption of calcium and iron. Our body will ingest and crave vitamin C while processing it the same way it does process water. If you intake foods that are rich in vitamin C and combine them along with your cream products, you will have better, more permanent, as well as more noticeable results! Some foods that you can eat to enjoy a prettier and shinier complexion are:

  • Strawberries
  • Oranges
  • Mango
  • Tangerine
  • Apple
  • Broccoli
  • Tomato
  • Cabbages

All of these on a daily basis with the combination of the right skincare products will bring you phenomenal results!

Why You Should Get A Vitamin C Facial Treatment?

If you are unsure about the perks of a vitamin C enriched facial, here is why most women love getting it:

  • It is filled with antioxidants that can help with protection from free radicals as well as the sun exposure
  • It reduces lines and gives your face more elasticity
  • It helps minimize the redness of the face
  • It slows down and prevents aging (perfect for mature skin types)
  • Great for dry skin and can give you a glowy outcome
  • Amazing at boosting your collagen production
  • Helps with acne scars
  • Helps with a dull complexion

Is Vitamin C Treatment Safe For Anyone?

Vitamin C skincare facial is safe to do for any age group, and it is mostly targeted towards women who are in their 30s or 40s. However, vitamin C treatment is not recommended for women who have allergies (or those who get irritated easily), as well as those who have sensitive skin. In this case, a skincare specialist will do a small patch test to see how your skin reacts. If everything goes well, you can enjoy the treatment.

What Is The Facial Like?

The treatment is customized per your skin type and your age. A skincare specialist will work on your skin for 30 minutes (approximately). The vitamin C solution is applied on top of the skin and the masque is absorbed with a firm and circular hand movements. The massage helps with the relaxation of your skin and muscles, while also lowering cortisol, which is linked with stress. The results of the facial will be visible in the following day, and everyone can and should redo it every 2-3 months to maintain their results! Vitamin C should be a part of your everyday routine, no matter your age, or skin type. 

Ready For Your Appointment?

At Dr.Glow Getter, we believe that every woman can & should experience this highly effective treatment. You can learn more about this treatment, or simply book your consultation if you are ready.

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Regular facial treatments are something that we, women, love to do monthly. They not only help our skin, but they actually allow us to pamper ourselves, leave our skin looking glowy, and they also remove blackheads, blemishes, redness, as well as all the gunk & junk from our pores. If you want to learn how to take care of your skin after you get your much-needed facial, keep on reading! Here, we will explain what you should do at night, and what you should do in the morning after getting a facial.

Skin Night Routine

1. Wash your face and remove all the products

Right after enjoying your facial you should stay away from makeup for the rest of your day. Your pores are the most sensitive, they’ve opened up, and quite frankly – they are huge. Any dirt which ends up trapping in there may break you out. Wash your face 24 hours after the treatment, and make sure you use the right set of products. Something that is gentle, non-comedogenic & which usually works for your skin type is a good idea. 

After those 24 hours pass you can go back to your regular makeup routine; just make sure you wash it off at the end of the day.

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2. Apply toner

According to every woman should use a toner. However, this item is a must-have especially for women with oily and acne-prone skin. You should apply your toner at night since it will drastically shrink your pores & help with oil production. Apply a small amount of it to your cotton round and press it against your skin. This will also restore your natural pH balance and will protect your skin from any external factors.

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3. Apply eye cream

An under-eye cream should be something different & something of higher quality than your moisturizer. Eye creams are amazing at fighting off wrinkles, giving you radiance, as well as diminishing fine lines. Also, the skin around your eyes is super thin & delicate, which is why you should nourish it. You should apply your favorite eye cream with your ring finger and dab the product each night.

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4. Apply serum

We believes that serums helps further push our skincare products underneath our protective layers. This makes them a must-have for dehydrated or dry skin types. You should invest in a high-quality serum which should only be used at night. Make sure it suits your skin type before you apply a hefty amount of it.

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5. Apply night treatment

A night-time treatment can be different for every woman since everyone has a different skin type. For some, this can be an eye mask. Others may be keen on age-fighting products. Make sure you stick to one product which is catered to your skin type & your targeted concern. 

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Skin Day Routine

1. Wash your face and remove all the products

Begin your morning routine by washing your face with a gentle everyday face wash. At night you can even use two of these and double cleanse if you are truly trying to remove all the dirt from your pores as well as makeup. In the morning use a dime-size amount and rinse it out with lukewarm water.

2. Apply toner

Yet again, use a toner to shrink-down your pores. This will allow you smoother & even application of your makeup. Go for the right toner for your skin type & go lightly with it in the morning, but do apply a bigger amount in the evening. 

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3. Apply moisturizer

Your hydrating & nourishing moisturizer can act as an amazing base for your makeup. It helps with severe dryness, and it also fights off free radicals as well as any external factors. Use your favorite moisturizer and apply a decent amount to your entire face. You should also apply some to your hands since they can get dry in a matter of minutes.

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4. Apply SPF 30 or up

Lastly, SPF 30 will protect you from sun exposure. You should apply it over your entire face, but make sure it does not clog your pores. Use a non-comedogenic kind and something that has been approved by dermatologists. SPF 30 (at least) prevents aging, sunburns, as well as premature fine-lines and will protect you from the pollution & unwanted hazards that we don’t see with our eyes.

After this product sinks in you will be able to apply your foundation (if you usually wear any) as well as concealer & powder on top of your skin.

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Ready To Enjoy Your Facial?

If you end up getting regular facial treatments & you take good care of your skin you will drastically change & speed up your morning & night-time skincare routine. Are you someone who loves facials? If so, we have a list of some must-have treatments listed right here at Dr Glow Getter. Let your skin rejuvenate & rest, and make sure you take care of yourself regularly.

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Following the right skincare routine will allow you to enjoy smooth, radiant & poreless skin. One survey has shown that over 90% of women know that sleeping with their makeup can harm their skin. Yet only 60% of them will invest time & effort to wash away the impurities.

If you want to give your face a luminous look without investing way too much time, you’ve come to the right place! Here is how to do your skincare routine in only 3 steps!

Step 1: Cleansing

Use a cleanser to wash away dirt, oils, and other pollutants which are in your pores. A face cleanser will remove all the traces of makeup, as well as excess impurities. This cleanser will help you remove any debris, and it should be used on every skin type.

Which cleanser should you use?

Light foaming cleanser –  This cleanser is very light & foaming, ideal for removing makeup while not drying out your skin. This one foams up and works wonders for oily or acne/sensitive skin

Gel cleanser – Gel cleansers do not foam up, but they feel very lightweight on top of the skin. This cleanser is ideal for normal skin and anyone who wants that refreshing outcome.

Lotion cleanser – Lotion cleansers have a silky soft texture. These are mostly used by women with dry or sensitive skin. Lotions are usually very creamy, but not that ideal at removing waterproof makeup since they are more so nourishing.

Soap – Women who do not have time to wash their faces usually multi-task with a bar of soap. If you use soap as your daily cleansing method at least make sure that it is very nourishing, hydrating, and that it doesn’t break you out. 

How to use it?

Make sure you cleanse your face morning & night. You can use the same cleanser, or you can switch it up morning & night. Apply your product on top of the skin making upward circular movements. Never drag your skin downwards since this step promotes wrinkles. Rinse out the product with lukewarm water in 1-2 minutes after rubbing the product in.

Step 2: Toner

Most women skip on using a toner because they feel like it dries them out. However, toners should be used by any skin type, as well as any age group. Toners help out with removing the leftover impurities that your cleanser didn’t pick off. They also minimize the appearance of pores and balance out your skin tone.

What toner should you use?

Women who have oily skin will love to use a toner. This is because toners shrink pores and calm down oils. Women who have oily skin usually have larger pores, and they produce more oils. You should use something which has bentonite clay or another type of a clay as its active ingredient. Another must-have ingredient is witch hazel.

Women who have dry skin can also bring back the hydration with a toner. If you purchase a toner which has glycerin or essential oils it won’t dry you out, but it will soften your skin and give you a smoother outcome.

If your skin is normal a toner can refresh your skin but also prevent the growth of any ingrown hairs! Strive for something which has hydroxy acid or hyaluronic acid as its active ingredient.

Acne-prone skin should use products which are filled with Salicylic acid.

Combination skin should use something with Lactic acid.

Sensitive skin will enjoy algae or Amino acids.

How to use it?

Apply your toner on top of the skin right after you’ve cleansed it. Make sure it is still somewhat damp. Apply a few drops of your toner to a cotton pad and wipe it over your face. Start at the neck area and make upward motions.

Step 3: Hydration & Protection

You need moisturizer, even if your skin is oily. And you also need an SPF, even it is the middle of January.

A moisturizer will protect your skin from external factors while sealing in all the moisture. You will also feel hydrated throughout the day.

An SPF of at least 30 will protect you from sun exposure during the day. It can also act moisturizing and can serve you as a primer for your makeup.

What moisturizer and which SPF should you use?

You can purchase a cream which has SPF in it. This is great since it is a multi-purpose product which saves you time and your money.

Antioxidants should be your #1 ingredient, no matter your skin type. These neutralize free radicals and give you radiance.

Alpha-hydroxy acids should be in your moisturizer if you have oily or acne-prone skin.

Hyaluronic acid & glycerin are a must-have as an ingredient for dry skin.

Fragrance-free and hypoallergenic moisturizers are a must for women with sensitive or itchy skin.

How to use it?

Apply your moisturizer while your skin is somewhat damp since it will sink a lot faster this way. Make circular motions and let it penetrate into your pores before you proceed with your routine.

You can apply your SPF on top in case your moisturizer didn’t contain any of it.

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