24K Gold Facials
SOMETIMES ALL YOU NEED IS ONE!
This facial uses a mask of pure 24 karat gold. It is a luxurious and relaxing treatment. It includes cleansing, exfoliation, massage, and the gold mask. Gold is well known for it’s ability to remove toxins. It helps to repair oxidation damage and is a great treatment for polluted skin. Helps to improve the appearance of age spots by helping to slow the creation of melanin, accelerating cell renewal and decreasing skin inflammation. The gold facial also assists in lymphatic drainage and improved blood circulation, while helping to enhance skin elasticity.
ANTI AGING AND DETOXIFYING
WE HAVE OTHER FACIALS AND PEELS AT NEWPORT AESTHETICS TOO!
After a summer of harsh sun exposure, a FACIAL or CHEMICAL peel is ideal to erase those signs of summer sun damage.
Chemical peeling involves applying a chemical solution to the skin to remove its outer layers.
How much skin they remove and how deep they penetrate will depend on the type of peel used, its strength and how long it is left on.
There are three types of peels: superficial, medium and deep.
WHY ARE FACIALS IMPORTANT?
You exercise often, you eat right and you get frequent haircuts, so why wouldn’t you get a facial? As with most other beauty and health matters, facials help prevent and treat common problems. “Facials are important because they keep on top of things that happen seasonally,” Curzi says.
Take the fall season, for example. When you turn the heat on for the first time in October, you might notice a change in your skin. Inside heat can dehydrate skin and facials can drastically correct a lack of moisture. And every April when the weather warms up a bit, skin can get oilier and create breakouts. Facials can help with these and many other skin ailments.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS?
So what can you expect from facials? Our licensed esthetician credits facials with smoother texture, proper hydration, a glowing complexion, fewer breakouts and firmer skin. “Regular facials do work,” she says.
The proof? We have mother daughters and sisters as simultaneous clients. One came for facials regularly, the other only occasionally. When the less vigilant one noticed that the other had started to look younger, she quickly changed her tune.
WHAT IS A CHEMICAL PEEL AND WHAT DOES IT FEEL LIKE?
Chemical peels eliminate the dead outer layer of cells from the skin surface. The stimulate the production of new, more vibrant skin.
During the procedure there will be a burning/stinging sensation. For one to three days after the peel some patients experience redness, itching, tightness, and minor swelling, and many patients report that the outer layer of skin may exhibit peeling. Rarely, especially when patients have unprotected sun exposure in the 4 weeks preceding or following a peel, the skin may darken or lighten after treatment. Scarring, allergic reactions, worsening of acne, or infection after superficial peels are also rare complications.
HOW A PUMPKIN PEEL HELPS CLEAR UP ACNE
If you have acne, a pumpkin peel is a great way to stimulate circulation and promote healing without the use of chemicals, which can irritate sensitive skin. The key ingredients in a pumpkin peel are formulated to penetrate deep into your pores to remove debris and dissolve dead skin cells, all while strengthening collagen beneath the skin’s surface and calming any existing flare-ups.
FIGHT THE SIGNS OF AGING WITH A PUMPKIN PEEL
Ever wish you could turn back time to reveal a smoother, more youthful complexion? A pumpkin peel can help you do just that. When applied to the skin, the alpha hydroxy acids and beta hydroxy acids immediately get to work exfoliating dead cells and promoting the cell renewal process, which helps younger cells come to the surface. The result is a smoother, more taut complexion that shaves years off your appearance.
WHAT IS INVOLVED IN A PUMPKIN PEEL TREATMENT?
When you arrive at Newport Aesthetics, our professional staff will first take the time to make sure you are comfortable and that all of your questions have been answered. Prior to treatment, we will clean your skin to remove any oil, makeup or dirt. Next, we will prime your skin with an acidic base to aid in exfoliation. Then, the pumpkin peel will be applied to your face.
The pumpkin peel will feel warm for a few minutes, and then change to a pleasant, tightening feeling. Because a pumpkin peel IS NOT as intense as many other peels, there is no downtime following treatment, and you will see immediate results. Be sure to moisturize following a pumpkin peel to nourish the new layer of skin that has come to the surface.
Radiant skin begins at Newport Aesthetics.
You already eat (and drink) pumpkin for its numerous health benefits. Why not incorporate it into your skincare regimen, too? At Newport Aesthetics, our pumpkin peel treatment uses natural enzymes to exfoliate and infuse your complexion with vitamins and nutrients. In just one treatment, you will see just how effective pumpkin is at resurfacing the skin to fight the signs of acne and aging.
Are you ready to harness the healing powers of pumpkin to reveal a brighter, smoother complexion? Contact us today at
How many treatments will I need?
Most often a series of 3-5 peels (spaced 4 weeks apart) will lead to significant improvement.
The beneficial effects of peels can be maintained with:
- Consistent sun protection
- Appropriate use of topical products that may be recommended by your doctor
- Periodic maintenance peels to keep your skin looking and feeling healthy
As an alternative to chemical peels, we offer the HydraFacial MD treatment. This celebrity favorite is an amazing multi-step treatment to get your skin reset and headed for clearer, tighter and brighter days.
It is best to schedule a consultation at Newport Aesthetics to best tailor a regimen to address your specific issues.
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INFO + PricingSPECIALS on 24K GOLD FACIALS
FACIALS START AT $95
PEELS START AT $175
Clients interested in a safe and effective method of revitalizing skin and improving acne, rosacea, photoaging, and/or melasma (or other dyspigmentation) may benefit from a series of facial peels. It must be emphasized that superficial peels most often improve but do not “cure” the above problems.
Results are variable from patient to patient, but some benefits you may observe are:
Healthier and more youthful appearing skin (enhanced natural glow)
More even skin tone (lessening of hyperpigmentation)
Improvement of oily or acne-prone skin (reduced appearance of blemishes
A chemical peel for acne scars can result in a smoother appearance with less hyperpigmentation
Potentially subtle improvement in fine lines and superficial scars
Enlarged pores may appear smaller.
I have acne, should I consider a chemical peel?
A chemical peel for acne scars will be most effective in improving the color (lessening hyperpigmentation) of your skin rather than correcting the textural abnormalities, which may be only subtly improve. Do not expect a chemical peel for acne scars to result in removal of pockmarks (pitted scars). To maximize results for patients with both pockmarks (pitted scars) and acne hyper pigmentation, we suggest combining chemical peels with laser treatment non-ablative laser treatments. Many clients alternate sessions between laser treatments and chemical peels for acne scars.
I just got a tan two weeks ago. Can I get a chemical peel today?
You should not.
Unprotected sun exposure in the 4 weeks preceding peels significantly increases the risk of pigmentary side effects (formation of light or dark spots).
Likewise, unprotected sun exposure during the month after a peel can have the same consequences as well as reversing the beneficial effects of the peel.
I am still scared, does it hurt?
First, your face will be washed and degreased. Next, the peel solution is applied to your skin. In about one minute, you will experience a stinging sensation.
Depending on your response and discomfort level, another peel layer may be applied.
After a few minutes, depending on the type of superficial peel, it will either self- neutralize (salicylic acid or Vitalize) or your doctor will neutralize the peel with a spray (glycolic). The Vitalize peel has an additional step where retinoic acid is applied.
After neutralization, sunscreen will be applied to protect your skin.
What will my skin look and feel like after the peel?
Sometimes there is mild exfoliation (light scaling of outermost layer of skin) one to three days after a peel. Even if this does not occur, the peel is still working as intended to renew and revitalize the skin. Your face may temporarily appear a bit rosy, and this will normalize over the next seven days. You may experience slight stinging, burning, tightness, and/or itching. Frequent moisturization will help to speed up healing process.
AM: Gently cleanse your face with hydrating face wash (e.g. Jan Marini Bioglycolic Cleanser) and then apply a moisturizing sunscreen (e.g. Jan Marini Marini Physical SPF 45). Do not scrub or use a washcloth if skin is peeling.
Avoid direct sunlight for at least one week. Reapply sunscreen in the middle of the day.
PM: Gently cleanse your face with hydrating face wash and then apply a moisturizing lotion.
Do not scrub or use a washcloth if skin is peeling.
A non-comedogenic moisturizer (e.g. Jan Marini Face Transformation Cream / PCA Skin Rebalance) may be used as often as needed to relieve any dryness and control peeling.
If you are being prescribed a topical retinoid (retinol, tretinoin, Renova, Differin) cream, you may start or restart this medication 4-5 days after the peel (start every other day and increase to daily as tolerated)
DO NOT PICK, PEEL, SCRAPE, OR SCRATCH FLAKY SKIN. THIS CAN LEAD TO DARK OR LIGHT SPOTS!
Wait at least one week after treatment to have any facial treatments.