With the rise of beauty facial tools, the term ‘facial massage’ has become more well known. A facial massage by definition is a very popular Western beauty treatment to slow down the aging process and achieve younger looking and healthier skin. … Massage of the face is usually done with the hands; however, mechanical massaging devices are also used in beauty salons or spas.
Aside from slowing down the aging process, there are a few other benefits to giving yourself a facial massage.
- They can relieve congestion; If you massage your face by using gentle strokes, you can relieve the puffiness and congestion of allergies or a cold.
- A pressure point massage, done correctly, can help relieve a tension headache or help those with sinus problems.
- Facial massages can also detoxify the skin. It removes the dead layer of skin and gives your face a more radiant look.
One of the best parts of a face massage? You can do it yourself! Check out our favorite facial massage tools below.
Rose quartz rollers are a big trend right now because they’re naturally cool to the touch and the crystals add an extra benefit like depuffing and allowing your skin care products to better absorb into the skin.
This set is pricey but well worth it! The cryocicles are supposed to mimic icicles to reduce puffiness and boost oxygen. You can use them all over your face or the eye area. For an extra chill, store in the freezer or dip in cold water!
Gua sha is made specifically for lifting and smoothing the skin. They come in a variety of different crystals and stones but always in a similar shape to lift the skin.
While this is similar in size to a rose quartz roller, it’s different in shape and rolls straight up and down your face. Made with geranium stones, it massages the skin and has a microcurrent solar panel that activates the stone to help rebalance skin.
This facial massager also doubles as a cleansing device as it gently massages and firms the skin. It uses a pulsation technique to deeply cleanse and in the firming massage mode, the pulsations diminish signs of aging.