MAY 2019

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© GETTY IMAGES IN THE CLEAR 60 @dayspamagazine • May 2019 Signature Celluma Acne Treatment (75 min./$155) Rockland Skincare & Body Bliss Spa Bardonia, New York Featured brand: Celluma by Biophotas ✸ Cleanse using a glycolic or salicylic acid cleanser. ✸ Exfoliate with an ultrasonic skin spatula, and perform extractions. ✸ Pat the skin dry, then position the Celluma panel over the skin. Select the "Acne" setting, and allow the light to run for 30 minutes. ✸ Apply a blemish-fi ghting mask, then cool the skin and close pores with cryo-globe therapy. ✸ Apply acne treatment serums, moisturizer and SPF based on the client's skin type. Signature Acne Treatment (45 min./$100) Shanti Therapeutic Center in Fort Wayne, Indiana Featured brand: DermAware ✸ Cleanse with exfoliating and antibacterial Deep & Clear Cleanser. ✸ Apply Unplug Gel, formulated with copper citrate, gluconic acid and minerals to open comedones. Perform two passes of galvanic current to remove and soften congestion, then perform extractions. ✸ Apply Bare Fruit Mask, a blend of gentle enzymes, clay and AHAs; allow it to set for 5 to 10 minutes. ✸ Remove the mask, then apply Oil Balance Toner to prep the skin for the peel. ✸ Apply either Saving Face Peel, a modifi ed Jessner; Blemish Banisher Peel, formulated with zinc, AHAs and BHAs; or activated charcoal-infused Black Gold Peel and Mask. For additional strength, add Acne Booster and/or A+ Smart Peel to problem areas. ✸ Apply Blemish Banisher Mask (enzymes, salicylic acid and clay) or Clean Slate Mask (sea clay, oats and aloe); let it set for fi ve minutes. ✸ Remove the mask, then apply A+ Smart Serum, Vital B Hydrogel and Vital C Cream. Blemish busters: This facial focuses on correction and prevention while providing clients a luxurious spa experience. "They love the fruity scents, the mix of textures and, of course, the end results!" enthuses Rachelle Medina, the spa's owner. Some of the powerhouse ingredients at work include activated charcoal to absorb excess oils; retinol to stimulate cell turnover; and mandelic acid, an AHA that treats acne and improves skin tone. Blemish busters: Able to be used on the face and body thanks to its fl exible panel, Celluma's LED light energy can help accelerate tissue repair, kill acne-causing bacteria, decrease infl ammation, and improve tone and texture. "Clients also enjoy the warmth of the LED, not to mention getting 30 minutes to relax," reports Giordano. "But fair warning: Once they see the results, your schedule will book up fast!"

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