Opal Face Roller
Facial rolling is a beauty ritual that originates from China, dating all the way back to the 7th century. Once you try it, you’ll know why it’s been done for centuries! It is an incredibly relaxing and de-stressing experience, while being beneficial for our skin health and appearance. The opal face roller is the perfect tool to bring that experience to you – it’s crafted from one of the most magical stones that mother nature has to give!
Opal is known to give strength, and it’s considered a great stone for skin, hair, nails, eyes, and kidneys. It’s famous for being a ‘good luck stone’ that shifts negative energy into positive, so incorporating an opal face roller into your daily routine is a great way to elevate your mood. This will in result release happy hormones that make the skin glow, and make us look more attractive altogether!
The opal face roller is crafted with quality hardware to withstand the tests of time and use. It helps in firming the skin through gentle massage, while improving vitality and circulation. It also aids and improves the body’s main major detoxification system, the lymphatic system. Using it on the naturally accentuated points of our face like our jaw, chin, nose, and forehead, can give a more contoured look to the face, making it appear youthful and radiant.
How to Use
Prepare your skin for the massage by cleaning it thoroughly and applying a serum, moisturizer, or oil.
Start the process by rolling at the neck area using the larger stone, and continue moving upwards.
Roll back and forth across the jawline and cheeks, starting from the center of the face towards the ears and hairline.
Use the smaller stone to gently roll around your eyes, starting from the inner corner and move outwards.
Using the larger stone again, roll vertically on the forehead, starting from the center and move outwards.
Switch to the smaller stone again, and roll up-and-down the nose moving in a horizontal motion.
Frequently Asked Questions
When it comes to using these two tools together, it is advisable to massage your skin with the facial roller first, and then move on to the microneedling procedure. Massaging your skin beforehand can be really helpful in relieving tension from the muscles and getting your blood flowing. Once your skin is warmed up and relaxed, the microneedling treatment is far more efficient, and the improved blood circulation helps in carrying and distributing the collagen a lot better and faster.
After finishing with the treatment, clean your roller by wiping both of the stones with a wet wipe, or a clean, moist towelette. Avoid washing it with water, since it may cause harm to the metal details. Let it air dry, and store it somewhere clean, safe, and dry.
Since facial rollers are completely safe and beneficial for our health and appearance, there really is no downside to them. This means that they can be used as frequently as you would like, though generally they are used once a day as part of the morning or bedtime routine.
Most of the time, even after the massage, your skin will remain hydrated from the serum or moisturizer that you have applied before the treatment. Facial rollers are a good way to evenly distribute your usual skincare products, so you can absolutely stick to your regular routine and keep using the products that work best for you.
If you are performing the massage in the morning, it’s a good practice to apply SPF as soon as you’re done.
If you are using the facial roller before a microneedling treatment, then you should perform the recommended microneedling aftercare regimen.