High Frequency can be applied directly or indirectly, each has a specific action on the skin and should be selected accordingly. Direct High frequency is highly effective on greasy, congested skin. Indirect, to give a boost to Mature, dull , lifeless skin.
Direct has a heating and bacterial effect on the skin. This is extremely effective on greasy skins as it has a gentle drying effect. The bacterial properties of the treatment have a healing effect on any blemishes.
Indirect High Frequency, applied with massage, stimulates the skin making it more receptive to product meaning that active ingredients are more efficiently absorbed into the skin.
Direct High Frequency regulates the secretion of Sebum and has a bacterial effect on the skin.
Direct High Frequency can be combined with Galvanic to produce a highly effective treatment for congested skin.
Indirect High Frequency brightens and increases blood supply to the skin allowing for the increased absorption of product and an improvement of the tone and texture of the skin.
HOW DOES IT WORK
Direct High Frequency
After cleansing, toning and exfoliating the skin, Ozone cream is applied to the face and neck and covered with a thin sheet of gauze.
A glass rod is selected according to the area to be treated and inserted in the handle. Current is passed down the glass rod, it will ‘crackle’ as there is a gas contained in the glass rod which will glow either Orange ( Neon) or Purple/ Blue ( Argon) , but does not affect the treatment.
The rod is the applied directly onto the gauze and is moved smoothly and evenly over the complete area. Time of application of the treatment is indicated by skin type, the more congested the skin the longer the application.
Indirect High Frequency
Prepare the skin as for Direct High Frequency and the apply a treatment cream or oil to the face and neck.
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The client holds the indifferent electrode whilst the Therapist massages the face and neck.
This is a highly effective treatment that intensifies the effect of the massage so that the skin becomes more active and receptive to the absorption of active ingredients.
Both treatments can be completed with a mask which is then removed, followed by the application of a treatment cream to finish.
Direct High Frequency is a great treatment to recommend to younger clients who are still battling a congested and blemished skin.
It is an easy ‘ add on’ to other facials.
Indirect High Frequency is an extremely effective addition to a hands on treatment facial. Direct High Frequency is a great treatment to recommend to younger clients who are still battling a congested and blemished skin. It is an easy ‘ add on’ to other facials.
Indirect High Frequency is an extremely effective addition to a hands on treatment facial.