How long after a facial does skin look best?
- The immediate effect of your facial: plump, radiant-looking skin — will typically last anywhere from three to five days.
- To help you keep your post-facial glow long after you’ve left the spa, here are three things to do and four things to avoid after a facial.
How long does skin purge after facial? Generally speaking, dermatologists say purging should be over within four to six weeks of starting a new skin care regimen. If your purge lasts longer than six weeks, consult your dermatologist.
Is your face supposed to break out after a facial? Why do some people break out directly following a facial? During a facial, skin is well stimulated and much of what’s below the surface is encouraged to come up and out. If extractions are not done well then pores and pimples may have left over debris that come to a head in the following days.
How often should you get facials? Setting those factors aside, the general recommendation is for a facial every three to four weeks or once a month. That’s how long your skin’s life cycle is. After three or four weeks, your skin cells grow back. Facials help this process and assure your skin always glows.