Dermalogica facial have become a pretty popular option in recent times, with many of the services and products being offered throughout Singapore. For over 25 years, Dermalogica have been serving over 80 countries and prescribed more often than any other product available. Manufactured in USA and against animal testing, Dermalogica products are sold only in professional and authorized retailers, emphasizing their stance on sustainable beauty. Many of you are probably wondering what is with all the hype about Dermalogica facial and are curious about the benefits of this renowned approach towards skincare. Well, this article will highlight the various components of Dermalogica facial to help you make your decision on which skincare approach to embark on the next time you get a facial!
What is Dermalogica Facial?
Dermalogica facial is a type of facial that uses Dermalogica products which comprise of a special technique that involves a serious of curated methods to ensure that individuals get the most out of their facial treatments, with greater personalisation and efficiency. The facial typically begins with a cleanse and a professional skin analysis. Subsequently, your aesthetician will exfoliate and extract the impurities as well as tone and moisturize your skin for the last step of the treatment. Finally, sunscreen will be applied to your skin to ensure that your skin is well protected from the harmful UV rays once you leave the beauty salon. You can also choose to customise your facial regime according to your skin type by upgrading to more specialised treatments for acne, aging skin or hyperpigmented skin.
An Example of a Dermalogica Facial: The ClarityClear Skin Facial Treatment
Photo courtesy of Pure Element at Ang Mo Kio
The ClarityClear Skin Facial Treatment is a highly intensive treatment using a combination of 5 different technologies.
1. Oxygen Injection - helps with diminishing acne causing bacteria. It also revitalizes your skin and helps with detoxifying.
2. LED Light Therapy - accelerates cell growth, improves blood circulation, lightens pigmentation, reduces facial skin sensitivity and helps with anti-aging.
3. Ultra Wave Penetration - the deep penetration of the botanical mixer into the skin increases cell rejuvenation, blood circulation.
4. Cold Complex - reduces redness, firms and refines pores.
5. High Frequency - reduces inflammation and redness, also prevents future breakouts.
Photo courtesy of Pure Element at Ang Mo Kio
These ladies received up to 5 sessions of the Dermalogica ClarityClear Skin Facial Treatment, and witnessed these improvements in their skin. Each session of the Dermalogica ClarityClear Skin Facial Treatment goes at $288 for 120 minutes at Pure Element at Ang Mo Kio. Online booking available via Wellnessly.
What is the difference between regular facials and Dermalogica facial?
The main difference between regular facials and Dermalogica facial is the unique Face Mapping skin analysis offered in the latter. Face Mapping skin analysis is a zone by zone decoding of your skin which will enable the aesthetician to get a good grasp of the condition of your skin and recommend a suitable treatment to ensure optimal results. It involves a detailed diagnosis of the 14 unique zones of your face, revealing your skin’s past, present and future which allows for individualised treatment. The Face Mapping skin analysis is exclusive to Dermalogica and only available from authorised Dermalogica skin care centres. For those who would like to save time and money from trying out different places for facials, opting for a Dermalogica facial will surely eliminate such a hassle and give you guaranteed, personalised results that will address your skin care needs.
Why should I go for Dermalogica Facial?
Apart from being able to customise your facial treatment, the products used in a Dermalogica facial are non comedogenic, free of occlusive mineral oil, lanolin, alcohol and artificial fragrance. Key ingredients in Dermalogica products include naturally purifying and calming agents such as Green Clays, Balm Mint and exfoliating Rice Bran. Besides being an animal free testing product, Dermalogica products are available for men and women, catering to all skin types from dry, oily to combination. Perhaps the most attractive feature of Dermalogica is the expert advice available to individuals through the face mapping analysis that truly provides accurate troubleshooting with regards to the treatment of problem areas with greater predictability and quality in the results.
Where can I experience Dermalogica Facial in Singapore?
Pure Element at Ang Mo Kio
Established in 2007, Pure Element is a Dermalogica authorised retailer and skin care centre at Ang Mo Kio. With more than 50 types of treatment options such as Dermalogica microdermabrasion facial, Dermalogica 24k gold facial and Dermalogica oxygen facial, Pure Element caters to your facial needs as your skin condition changes from time to time. First timers get to enjoy a trial promotion that includes E light IPL, eye, neck therapy or photon soft laser at $18. Online booking available via Wellnessly.
Known for careful and effective extractions, Beauty Esthetic’s therapists are well trained in the skill, making sure that your pores are well taken care of. Get the customizable Dermalogica night time treatment cream that combines powerful Retinol with anti aging peptides, Vitamin C and amino acids to accelerate skin renewal at Beauty Esthetic today!
Enjoy a complimentary upgraded treatment at Orchidee Beauty Salon with a purchase of 6 facials. The maximum extraction time for each facial is 20mins and you can also choose to add on 15 mins for $15. For those who would like to get their eyebrows looking fleek, Orchidee also offers complimentary eyebrow shaping with every facial. The unique Dermalogica multivitamin power treatment that increases your skin elasticity and radiance is also available at Orchidee Beauty Salon at $88.
With 16 outlets islandwide, AsterSpring can be considered as the most accessible Dermalogia authorised retailer and skin care centre. Balance, nurturance and vitality are the three pillars of AsterSpring’s commitment to deliver effective and quality results. Dermalogica facials at AsterSpring involves a 3 step skin analysis – consultation, skin scanning and face mapping, providing you with a complete diagnosis of your skin for accurate treatment recommendations. Troubled by acne? Why not try out their Acne Skin Therapies from $170 onwards. AsterSpring also offers a 25% off for their genuine Dermalogica products!
Awarded as one of the best spas in Singapore by Gayot, The Tamarind Spa offers a personalised facial care for 60mins at $78 which is a basic treatment that encompasses cleansing, exfoliation and massage. Like their Facebook page to get $10 off any spa treatments!
With 20 years of experience in the beauty industry, Your True Colours is just stone’s throw away from Simei MRT station. Offering the Skin Cleansing Relax Facial for 60mins at $58 and a more specific treatment for oily and acne prone skin at $85, prepare to shine from within with Your True Colours!
A retailer of Dermalogica products, Abundant Life Beauty Salon’s senior aesthetician Michelle has over 25 years of experience and international qualifications, leading the team to provide customised and quality services to many satisfied clients.
Aura Aspira True Beauty offers facial treatments such as the Dermalogica Radiance Microzone Treatment that gets your skin on the road to recovery in just 20 mins. The Microzone facial focuses on specific skin problems such as acne and fine lines which delivers clear skin after each facial session. Need a new night time cream to fight aging woes? Get the new Dermalogica overnight retinol repair night time treatment cream at Aura Aspira True Beauty today!
Offering a mix of traditional and modern range of therapies, Dermamedic Face and Bodyline have cultivated a strong reputation for elegant and effective treatments. Get your DermaCare Facial for 75mins at $98!