What is the difference between a medical facial and a facial in a beaumaty parlour?

Medical Facial use machines and products that are medical grade. Medical facial not only cleanse the face but it is also a form of treatment.

  • Anti age skin
  • Smooth, plump, bright and radiant skin
  • Reduces pigmentation
  • Reduces acne
Senior man is enjoying laser rejuvenation massage at beauty salon. His eyes are closed with pleasure

Medi-facials can be done on its own if seeking to maintain skin brightness and glow. It is recommended to be done monthly. As effects wear off after 4 weeks.
Medi-Facials are also combined with other treatments such as chemical peels or laser treatments, as it accentuates the effects of the treatments. The Medi-facial also helps to hydrate and sooth skin recovering from chemical peels or laser treatments.

Indications for a Medical Facial

  • The facial is ideal just before a social event or a wedding to have a glowing skin without any downtime. Ideally to do facial a 1-2 days before event.
  • Ideal for the man who wants healthy, blemish free and to anti age skin with no down time
  • Hydrafacial is recommended for acne-prone skin to cleanse, extract and treat with salicylic acid serum infusion. Hollywood Facial is recommended for skin with with acne scarring. With repeated facial sessions, the scars improve and acne eruptions get controlled.
  • Hydrafacial safe to be done on teenage skin.
  • Hollywood Facial anti ages skin with signs of aging such as wrinkles. It repairs sun damaged skin.
  • Melasma and other forms of hyperpigmentation improve with PDRN Facial as it uses a lightening serum. Hydrafacial with ZO booster can also lighten pigmentation.
  • Back acne can be treated with Hydrafacial
  • Rosacea can be controlled with Hydrafacial + ZO Rozatrol booster

At The Lifestyle Clinic we have 3 types of Medical Facials

Hollywoood Facial
An A-list and lunch time favourite facial

  • 3 all-time favourite anti aging procedures such as Microdermabrasion, Laser Genesis and Chemical Peel are combined to leave the skin glowing and at the same time reverse ageing in the skin, and smoothen acne scars and wrinkles.

The Hollywoood Facial Treatment

  • First step: the skin is treated to a deep microdermabrasion with simultaneous infusion of hyaluronic acid. The microdermabrasion removes dead cells, unclogs blocked pores, and stimulates collagen.
  • Second step: the skin is treated with a Yag laser which improves skin texture, diminishes pore size, and reduce wrinkles and acne scars.
  • Third step: the skin is treated with a mild glycolic peel that provides gentle exfoliation, and further stimulation of collagen.

Takes 30 minutes and skin starts glowing immediately. With no down time

Monthly sessions result in a youthful, smooth, and radiant skin.

HydraFacial
The HydarFacial treatment is a medical grade hydradermabrasion device that carries out a patented 3 step regime- cleansing, exfoliating and infusion of skin with specially formulated serums.
Differs from other microdermabrasion machines by having a spiralled treatment tip that results in gentle cleansing of pores while simultaneously push in serum that contains ingredients to hydrate, brighten, protect and repair skin.

Instant gratification in 30 minutes with zero downtime

HydraFacial treatment can be upgraded with use of ZO skin boosters by Dr. Zein Obagi. ZO bright alive Booster for brightening and lightening pigmentation. ZO Rozatrol Booster for redness and rosacea.

PDRN Facial
Main feature of this Medi-facial is the use of Polydeoxyribonucleotide (PDRN) which shown to boost collagen production and rejuvenate skin naturally.
PDRN is made from salmon DNA as it is most compatible with the human.
The serum is infused into the skin by a process known as electrophoresis which uses mild electrical energy, The electrical energy ensures better penetration as well as lifting effect of the facial issues
It is an ideal medi-facial for hyperpigmentation and sagging skin.
It takes 45 minutes.