Similar to laser and light therapies, radio frequency (RF) uses energy to tighten and firm the skin. Where the treatments differ, however, is that RF uses electrical impulses rather than light to stimulate collagen and elastin production. Along with this, radio frequency treatments are able to penetrate deeper into the skin treating the elastin and collagen within whereas lasers and light therapy focus more on the surface of the skin.
Forma skin tightening treatments offer a wide variety of benefits, from collagen fiber stimulation to reduction of crow's feet and laugh lines. The treatments are safe for all skin types and require no downtime. A series of 4-6 treatments is recommended for best results.
Positivity plays a consequential role in stress management, which further helps to nip the nasty indicators of aging in the bud. Even if you have some wrinkles and stretch marks on your skin, people will consider you young if your attitude towards life is positive. Although it appears challenging to maintain a cheerful attitude in the current political climate, you may want to give it a shot for the sake of your skin.
So many of our guests suggest we serve champagne during treatments like many other facial locations. Ultimately, we do not serve alcohol because it actually exacerbates many skin conditions like eczema, acne, and dryness. We wanted to break it down a bit further for you, however, so here are the four main ways alcohol can worsen skin conditions.
Self-love is essential in order to effectively love others. When we neglect our own needs, we have less to give. It is important to understand what we need physically, mentally, and emotionally in order to give ourselves what we need. We should strive to create regular self-love rituals in order to nourish all aspects of our being.
Want to hear something shocking? The American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) stated that, “Fragrance is the biggest cause of cosmetic contact dermatitis”. What does this mean? Rashes, rosacea, dryness, flakiness, redness, etc can all be caused or further irritated by products containing “Fragrance” as an ingredient.
With Spring fully upon us, it’s time to address the seasonal changes and the effects these can have on our skin!
For many, Spring marks the beginning of allergy season. Constant sneezing, dripping nose, irritated, rashy and even flaking skin. Even for those with less aggressive symptoms, the skin may still be overly sensitive and easily irritated.
Adjusting your skincare routine accordingly can help calm irritations, reduce redness and keep your skin happy through the Spring season! Here are some of our top tips for how to change your routine as well as some other suggestions for managing symptoms of allergies.
Although not harmful to your health, aging products may become more difficult to apply or blend. They may not last as long after application or may not apply as smoothly. More concerning possibilities are eye and skin infections, rashes, perioral dermatitis and acne breakouts.
One common obstacle that pregnant women experience is the many changes that occur to their skin, from skin texture and dullness to acne breakouts and dehydration. We will show you how pregnancy safe skin care exists to target these problems and how you can start using them as soon as possible.
Statistics show that 95% of people don’t get enough fiber (men 38g/day, women 25g/day). Not only is it critical for everyday health, fiber and skin health are more closely connected than you would think. Read on for a full look at the types of fiber, their benefits, how they play a role in skin health and where to find fiber in foods and/or supplements.
Here is the thing...not all collagen is created equal. Especially when we are comparing animal collagen to human collagen. Fun fact: they aren’t the same thing. When we consume “collagen” that is sourced from animal products our digestive system needs to work extra hard to break these down into smaller amino acids which our body can then use to produce its own human collagen.
Many ingredients used in cosmetic, skincare, and even cleaning products have very little government oversight and therefore, not well regulated. Therefore, as a consumer, it is important to be conscious about what your household and beauty products have inside of them. Knowledge is power! Clean ingredients are definitely a beauty trend we can get behind!
Papaya, pineapple, and safflower, these three ingredients are a powerful trio due to their ability to provide both short and long-term skin benefits. Use this educational resource to find the best ways to keep your skin hydrated, nourished, and sun protected.
On "hello glow", Amber gave her expert advice on the benefits of Gua Sha. "Relieves tension: Many of us hold tension in our faces, especially around our jaw line. Luckily, Gua Sha can significantly help reduce this tension when used regularly. Incorporating this practice can also help ease headaches and relieve stress, notes Amber Rose Johnson, expert esthetician and founder of Facial Lounge."
Any time cold - regardless of the vehicle - is used on the skin, it reduces inflammation and swelling, which can temporarily improve the contours of the face. "Icing is also anti-inflammatory, which helps calm acne, large pores, puffiness, and eye bags," says esthetician Amber Rose Johnson. "It constricts the blood vessels to improve circulation, and as blood starts to rise to the skin's surface, there is an instantly contoured, glowing look," she says. Simply put, less inflammation equals less puff for more definition and better contour.
Amber Rose Johnson has served the community for 21 years now, performing custom vegan facials out of her beachside bungalow in Corona Del Mar, California, and creating vegan skin care for acne issues and anti-aging. Her journey has made history, as she celebrates 21 years in business this month.
Amber Johnson was interviewed and featured in a publication with Les Nouvelles Esthetiques where they labeled her as the "Skin Whisperer." One highlight from Amber was the following: "Everything is customized, all of our facials are personalized to each skin type and facial preference. We give you what your skin needs. Our clients are like family and we really love building close relationships with our clients and view our little bungalow by the beach as an hour escape from the world for them to relax and unwind."
Revolutionize Your Skincare Routine - Interview With Amber Johnson from the Facial Lounge. During this interview, Amber not only shares her inside secrets about skincare, she also shares the journey of becoming an entrepreneur. We touch on getting the right mindset, product creation and what to do on those days you'd rather curl up in bed and cry. Bonus: Amber sings for us in this episode. Don't miss it!
Facial Lounge Sea Whip Gelle Mask. Not only does this product help repair skin damage, it's also age-defying and great for sensitive skin.
The beauty industry is constantly growing, and there is room for everyone big and small. I love seeing Ulta in Target and all the collaborations. The thing I love about small Indie brands is that there is a human behind it, they are real and usually make products in small batches.
Forma Facial Skin Tightening is a non-invasive, thermal skin treatment that stimulates deep tissue using radio frequency (RF) energy to boost the body's natural regeneration and collagen production.
Cryo Globes go in the freezer, and they're great for eliminating puffiness, especially around the eyes, reducing oiliness, easing acne, and giving your skin the perfect healthy glow.
16 essentials for beautiful skin this summer. Face wash helps remove debris, including makeup, dirt, pollution, and excess oil. Using face wash daily makes the skin more luminous and doesn't clog pores, cause discoloration and breakouts. The Facial Lounge uses a personalized holistic approach, plus a collection of non-toxic skincare formulations targeting various skin concerns, from acne to anti-aging. Found Amber Rose Johnson is an esthetician/mompreneur who has 25 years of experience and doesn't believe in the "usual" approach to healthy skin.
Facial Lounge Cryo Globes. Whether you just need to depuff your eyes as you lounge listening to your favorite podcast or binge a few shows, we've added these to our collection.