2018 is the year of self-care and whilst many of us take up healthy eating, exercise and sleeping better, we must not forget about our skin. And whilst there are plenty of skin treatments out there, knowing the best ones can be tricky!
With this in mind, we’ve picked three fantastic skin treatments you need to try in 2018. From facials to micro botox, these treatments are set to be some of the biggest skin trends of 2018, with some celebrities already paving the way. Read ahead to find out the ones you need to try this year…
Hydrafacials are a great skin treatment to have, especially if you’ve never had any kind of treatment before.The facial is used to treat and diminish a number of skin issues such as fine lines and wrinkles, sun damage, dry or patchy skin, large and congested pores, minor scars, brown spots, improve acne-prone skin, hyperpigmentation, superficial age spots, oily skin, extract blackheads and whiteheads whilst achieving a uniform complexion and glowing skin. They are one of the most popular skin treatments and the perfect pick me up for your skin and your self-esteem.
Micro-Botox aka Baby Botox
Getting botox for the first time can be daunting, and as many people are worried about getting too much or look emotionless, micro botox may well be the answer. A popular choice by many celebrities, micro botox is a more delicate method than regular botox and aims to give a more natural, fresh look. It works to decrease pore size, smooth skin and decrease oil production, with more people also using it in their armpits and palms to reduce sweating. The results last around two months and is a great way to try out the procedure before getting the full botox treatment.
Although baby botox is on the rise, there are a lot of people stepping away from the knife and the injections, taking up less invasive ways of treating the skin. Radiofrequency skin tightening treatment is a pain-free, and relaxing treatment to tighten and lift the face and neck, including the delicate eye area. It helps to reduce the appearance of wrinkles, lax skin and sagging jowls. This treatment is rapidly becoming established by celebrities in as the must-have face and body contouring treatment. There is no pain, no downtime, and immediate results. What more could you want?
Unlike past years, 2018 is already seeing people step away from the cosmetic surgery look, opting for less obvious procedures and searching for a more natural look. As well as treatments, it’s key to look after your skin day to day, by using moisturisers tailored to your skin type, avoiding sun damage and drinking lots of water. All things that do wonders for your skin! When undergoing any treatment it’s important to consult your doctor first, as they know best and can guide you to what treatments will work for you. It’s also vital to make sure the nurse or beauty therapist performing the treatment is qualified to do so.