At-home skincare tools are the latest buzz! Celebrities like Courtney Cox, Jessica Alba and our beloved Duchess of Sussex, Meghan Markle have incorporated these skincare trends into their beauty routines. You too can achieve the full benefits of spa treatments and facials in the comforts of your home by using these tools! Registered Acupuncturist Amrit Singh breaks down all things skincare tools related and how to achieve their full benefits using the most popular methods on the market.
Be sure to click on the gallery below for the products, and check out the video above to find out how you can work your way to firmer, healthier and glowing skin.
How to use trendy skincare tools to get that facial glow
Province apothecary dual action jade rollerThe facial roller is one of the many at-home facial massage tools on the market and probably the most commonly known. Its long list of benefits includes decreasing puffiness, reducing lymphatic congestion, prepping the skin for makeup application and reducing the appearance of fine lines that appear from dehydration. Facial rollers come in all shapes and sizes and are made from different materials. The most commonly used stones are jade and rose quartz. Jade is a stone that is typically used in Chinese culture and it represents luck, wisdom and beauty.
Province Apothecary | $44
Soko glam cosrx triple c lightning liquidThe Triple C Lightning Liquid is a powerful Vitamin C serum. Vitamin C is amazing for the skin because it’s an antioxidant, meaning it helps with hyperpigmentation, the regeneration of damaged skin cells and brightening the skin. All of this will help you achieve that natural glow from within.
Soko Glam | $27
Provine apothecary rejuvenating + hydrating face serumSince serum absorbs into the skin quickly, Amrit likes to seal it in with a facial oil. Province Apothecary Rejuvenating + Hydrating Serum is a great option because even though it contains a lot of great plant oils it’s still super light.
Province Apothecary | $26
Herbivore Lapis facial oilFacial cupping draws blood to the surface of the skin with a gentle suction technique. It promotes skin plumping and Amrit says, “the results are undeniable”. When using this skincare tool, you need to use some type of face oil as a base to provide some kind of slip for the tool. Lapis Facial Oil from Herbivore is a great anti-aging face oil since it contains seabuck thorn.
Herbivore | $95
Sdara skincare microneedle derma rollerSdara Skincare Microneedle Derma Roller is a top performing microneedle skin roller that exfoliates dead skin cells to help promote a healthy and glowing complexion. It’s also super easy to use. In terms of skin type it’s best used on skin that is free of acne, eczema, and psoriasis because you don’t want to further irritate the skin or spread bacteria. The derma roller is great for opening up the skin to stimulate collagen, and it helps your skin better absorb skincare products.
Sdara | $32
Kaia naturals face wipesThis facial tool is best used on clean skin that is free of makeup and dirt. Kaia Natural Face Wipes are a great way to prep the skin before the use of a derma roller.
Kaia Naturals | $16
Sahajan balance tonerUse Sahajan balance toner to prep your skin before using a derma roller. Doing everything from hydrating your skin to exfoliating dead cells, you'll have fresh and glowing skin in no time.
Sahajan | $53
Province apothecary daily glow facial brushDry brushing is something that can be done both on the body and on the face. Dry brushing on the face is a great way to stimulate your lymphatic system which rids your body of toxins. Since lymph nodes can collect in the face and neck it’s important to keep the movement flowing. Other benefits of dry brushing include smoothing fine lines, reducing puffiness and dark circles, brightening your complexion, toning and firming the skin, detoxifying the skin to help clear congestion and exfoliating the skin to promote cell turnover. The Province Apothecary Daily Glow Facial Brush is a great tool to help practice your dry brushing skills.
Province Apothecary | $52
5yina guiying decolletage treatmentOnce you’ve dry brushed your face, you need to nourish and hydrate your skin and keep the lymphatic circulation going. Since dry and dreary Winter is among us we need to stay twice as hydrated especially after exfoliating. Guiying Décolletage Treatment by 5YINA which is more of a balm is a great way to add that extra moisture your skin craves during these long winter months.
5yina | $86
5yina quiescent beauty oilIf balms aren’t your thing, 5YINA also offer a super hydrating oil Quiescent Beauty Oil. Formulated with rare, potent botanicals and super antioxidant seed oils to nourish, condition, and hydrate wintertime skin.
5yina | $33
Odacite clogged pores serum with jojoba and lavenderThis transformative serum binds to sebum blockages and skin impurities, helping to purify pores & minimize the appearance of breakouts. It's great for unclogging your pores and keeping your skin healthy!
The Detox Market | $38