Once you’ve determined which formulas are right for your treatments, explore the ingredients. Look for nourishing formulas that repair and restore skin integrity, while helping to treat muscle pains and strains. Here are some of our customer’s favorites:
Aloe: Promotes skin healing, minimizes scaring, helps moisturize even the driest, most irritated skin; helps lock in moisture and increase skin firmness.
Arnica: Effective ingredient for treating overworked muscles, minimizing bruising, and reducing pain and inflammation.
Avocado: Promotes skin softening with its intensely moisturizing properties. Also known to help increase collagen levels, reduce skin spots, and protect skin from harmful UVA and UVB rays.
Coconut: Its high emollient properties result in softer, smoother skin. The oil is also known to protect the skin from ultraviolet rays, as well as treating burns, scrapes, itchy skin and even acne. It can also help reduce muscle inflammation and joint pain.
Coenzyme Q10 (CoQ10): This enzyme is naturally produced in the skin, but levels decrease during the aging process. This powerful antioxidant is an essential component of the most powerful anti-aging facial creams because it helps increase collagen and elastin production.
Grapeseed: This oil is full of skin-loving antioxidants to help protect skin from free radicals, while helping to even out skin tone. It also contains fatty acids, which are easily absorbed in the skin, leaving your guests with a more hydrated, glowing look to their skin.
Jojoba: An extremely versatile oil that quickly penetrates skin, keeping it soft and supple, while reducing the appearance of fine lines, stretch marks and fading scars. It is also an ideal choice for clients with sensitive skin, or skin conditions like psoriasis or eczema.
Olive Oil: This oil is chockfull of Vitamins E and K, as well as powerful antioxidants. It helps repair skin and increase elasticity, while soothing any irritation. It is also said to brighten and even out skin tone.
We work in a constantly evolving industry where new products are introduced to the market on a daily basis, making it difficult to decide what products truly deserve a spot in your treatment room, mobile kit or your spa back bar. Your space and time is limited, so streamline the selection process by selecting multi-tasking, high-quality ingredients that will help you make the most of each service throughout your day.
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