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Facial Treatments in Philadelphia

Everyone desires to have soft, smooth skin for as long as possible.

A daily skincare routine at home can help maintain healthy skin. But there is only so much you can do, especially when dealing with issues including acne, blemishes, and hyperpigmentation. A facial treatment allows you to fully take care of your skin and pamper yourself in the process.

It is a fight against the elements: environment, hormones, stress, diet, and more. At Subbio Medical Spa, we know skincare. And we can customize treatments that match your specific needs. We will transport you to a world of relaxation, and enhance the appearance and texture of your skin.

Types of Facial Treatments

There are many types of facials, often combining different techniques to brighten and smooth your skin.

  • Traditional Facial 
  • Lymphatic Massage
  • Acupuncture Facial
  • Chemical Peels
  • Dermaplaning
  • Microcurrent Facials
  • Galvanic Facial
  • High-frequency Facial
  • Hydrafacial Treatment
  • Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)
  • Laser Resurfacing
  • Led Light Therapy
  • Microdermabrasion 
  • Microneedling
  • Platelet-rich Plasma (PRP) Facial

Traditional Facial

Offers a basic treatment, steaming your face, exfoliation, extractions, and massage. It may include masks and the application of moisturizers and serums. A classic facial is a terrific way to maintain healthy skin and deal with complexion issues.

Benefits of a traditional facial include pampering yourself, cleansing your face, evening out your skin tone, preserving skin health, decongesting your pores, deep cleaning the skin, reducing acne, and leaves you with a radiant and glowing complexion.

Microcurrent Facials

Galvanic Facial is an excellent anti-aging facial in the fight against wrinkles and improving the contour of your face. It tones and repositions your facial muscles for a more defined appearance. Galvanic facials can be used for all skin types to diminish signs of aging, by decreasing wrinkles, encouraging the growth of collagen, and firming up your skin.

High-Frequency Facial Uses electrical currents to produce anti-inflammatory heat and spur the deeper layers of your skin. Also known as radiofrequency, this treatment is a potent weapon against existing acne, preventing new ones to form and eradicating acne scars.

Lymphatic Massage

A common part of traditional facial treatments. Lymphatic drainage helps release tension around your face, decrease puffiness, remove toxins and water retention, and boosts circulation. This soothing treatment massages specific areas of your face and neck for a more youthful complexion.

Acupuncture Facial

FaceTite is a minimally invasive complete contouring solution that uses advanced skin tightening and liposuction to enhance your skin and facial appearance. FaceTite mirrors the results of a facelift – but with little downtime. Our advanced FaceTite treatment can easily help you achieve younger and naturally smoother facial appearance.

Chemical Peels

use chemical acids in different concentrations to address various skin issues and encourage the growth of collagen through skin turnover. These skin resurfacing treatments can give you tremendous benefits, especially eliminating age spots, scars, and wrinkles. You can expect your skin to peel off and replace it with a healthier layer of skin.

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Dermaplaning

Is a facial treatment in which a surgical scalpel blade shaves off the outermost layer of your skin to exfoliate and get rid of dead skin cells. Suitable for all skin types, dermaplaning is excellent not only for the face but also for eliminating peach fuzz.

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Hydrafacial Treatment

Applies the hydrafacial machine to cleanse the outer layer of your skin, removing dirt and grime, and infusing serums into your skin for hydrated and clean skin. Suitable for most types of skin, hydrafacial is especially effective with acne-related issues like blackheads and whiteheads.

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Intense Pulsed Light (IPL)

An effective tool to deal with the impact your skin has suffered from aging, heredity, sun damage, and other issues. The treatment can benefit you depending on your specific needs, whether brown spots, facial veins, freckles, enlarged pores, rosacea, uneven pigmentation, or wrinkles.

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Laser Resurfacing

Can be an effective facial treatment but is more invasive and has a longer recovery period than other treatments. The fractional CO2 laser is the most commonly used one for its benefits of triggering new cells. Laser resurfacing is quite effective in the crusade to eradicating acne scars, age spots, blemishes, enlarged pores, fine lines, skin irregularities, and textured skin.

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LED Light Therapy

A non-invasive facial treatment that employs various wavelengths of light colors to induce specific reactions on your skin. Blue light reduces inflammation, making it ideal to dispose of acne-causing bacteria and breakouts. Red and near infra-red light bolster skin rejuvenation through the growth of collagen, reducing fine lines and wrinkles. LED light therapy is often used as an integral part of a facial and it is suitable for all skin types.

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Microdermabrasion

Applies tiny needles to puncture your skin to create tiny muscle tears that trigger the growth of collagen and cell turnover, resulting in healthier skin. This facial treatment is a popular anti-aging procedure to exterminate lines and wrinkles while tightening your skin.

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Microneedling

A combination of microdermabrasion to begin cellular stimulation & remove superficial layers of dead skin, microneedling with Platelet-rich plasma growth factors to hyper-stimulate collagen production and LEDs to fast track skin rejuvenation.

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Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) Facial

Is ideal for lessening signs of aging and tightening your skin. Also known as the vampire facial, it uses a small sample of your blood spun in a centrifuge where the plasma is separated from the other blood particles creating a serum built from your own active growth factors, peptides, and plasma. The serum is then injected into a targeted area and provides the production of elastin and collagen. A PRP facial stimulates your stem cells to repair damaged tissues and reduce the inflammatory processes of your skin.

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Top 15 Benefits of Facial Treatments

  • Better blood circulation
  • Cle skin
  • Curtailing dark circles and bags under your eyes
  • Detoxification of your skin
  • Eliminating blackheads and whiteheads
  • Exfoliation of your skin
  • Helps prevent aging 
  • More even skin tone
  • Opens up your pores
  • Promotes blood circulation
  • Reducing signs of stress
  • Rejuvenation of your skin
  • Tightening of your skin
  • Treats acne
  • Youthful appearance

Facial Treatments FAQs

That depends on several factors, especially your skin type and its condition, and what your aesthetic goals are.

There are, in fact, men’s facials that are designed to address common issues like dullness, ingrown hairs, and razor burn.

You may experience some discomfort with some facial procedures, but a numbing cream or other anesthesia can be provided if necessary.

Most facial procedures can be performed on all skin types and colors.

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