Benefits of a Professional Facial

benefits of a professional facial

Many people think of receiving regular facials as an indulgence. It’s true that, like other spa treatments, the experience of facial massage can be a relaxing, enjoyable experience. Still, it’s also a powerful, noninvasive procedure that can even tone skin, improve acne scars, increase blood flow, decrease oily skin, and reveal healthy skin beneath.

Professional facial treatments improve circulation to the face, neck, and scalp and even drain toxins that can be the cause of overly sensitive skin. Professional facials can make a difference when your skincare routine isn’t cutting it anymore.

Exfoliate Dead Skin Cells

There are a variety of ways to exfoliate the skin through facial treatments gently. Exfoliating offers various benefits, including unclogging pores, preventing acne, evening skin tone, and stimulating collagen production to keep skin firm, all of which improve the look and feel of the skin’s surface.

Exfoliating can also help increase the effectiveness of your other skincare products, as getting a facial helps to clean out and open up pores to ensure the active ingredients in your products can be absorbed.

Anti Aging Benefits

At Tucson Wellness, we offer facial treatments specifically targeted at anti-aging with our anti-aging peel and mask.

Anti-Aging Peel and Mask

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Utilizing one of the most advanced approaches to battle signs of aging, this treatment helps to smooth fine lines and improve the look of lax skin, pigmentation, sun damage, and scarring. Our professional treatments contain high levels of Vitamins A, C. E, and growth factors to nourish and hydrate the skin and are finished off with an alginate or Hydrojelly mask and a neck massage.

Anti-aging facials contain several active ingredients and antioxidant-rich creams to restore lost volume and elasticity, boost moisture, exfoliate dead skin cell buildup and maintain skin health. These actions contribute to a brighter, more youthful complexion.

Facial Treatment for Problem Skin

Getting a facial can feel like taking a risk if you have a problem or sensitive skin. Some active ingredients can irritate the skin further depending on skin type, and many procedures may prove too harsh for sensitive skin.

Problematic Skin Facial

At Tucson Wellness, our problematic skin facial is different. This treatment will help purify, soothe, and balance the look of oily and problematic skin.

Deep cleansing eliminates and treats blackheads and whiteheads and dissolves plugs to reduce the appearance of congestion without harming the skin, leaving it feeling clean and calm. The procedure is finished with alginate or Hydrojelly mask and a neck massage for improved blood circulation and healthy, moisturized skin.

Types of Facial Treatments We Offer:


Please continue exploring our website to learn more about each of the treatments above and book your appointment today.

Tucson Wellness MD

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At Tucson Wellness MD, we empower you to live the life you want by giving you the tools and medical care needed to help you live longer, stronger, and better.

We believe in a scientific, evolutionary approach to health and use only the most advanced, pharmaceutical-grade products to help you reach your goals.

Health should fit your lifestyle, and we will work with you to create a plan that meets your needs and improves your quality of life.

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Aesthetic Services

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Aesthetic services address a variety of beauty needs. From laser hair removal and skin care to cosmetic surgery or plastic surgery to obtain a more youthful appearance. Aesthetic treatments may include spa treatments to hydrate the skin and reverse sun damage, remove unwanted hair, reduce the visibility of spider veins, and prevent wrinkles.

While some services offered can be performed by a licensed esthetician, others require medical training for the best results. At Tucson Wellness MD, each procedure is performed by our Nurse Practitioner, Anna Shaffer, utilizing only the latest and innovative products and techniques.


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A neuromodulator is an injectable drug that relaxes and softens the skin by restricting facial muscles from contracting. The effects of this can be reduced or erased wrinkles, decreased oil production, and facial contouring to provide a younger, refreshed appearance.

Botox, one of the most popular aesthetic neuromodulators, acts as a muscle relaxant. Botox procedures involve injections of small doses of a neurotoxin solution into the skin. These differ from dermal fillers, a gel-like substance, that is injected into certain areas of the face to reduce the appearance of facial wrinkles, scarring, fine lines, unwanted texture, and folds in the skin by restoring volume.

Medical Microneedling

Microneedling is a cosmetic procedure that involves pricking the skin with tiny sterilized needles. The small wounds cause your body to make more collagen and elastin, which heal the skin and help clients look younger. Microneedling is less damaging than services such as chemical peels, which may not be an option for clients with sensitive skin. You might also hear it called collagen induction therapy.

Microneedling treatment may help with issues like:

  • Acne
  • Hair loss 
  • Pigmentation of dark spots or patches on your skin (hyperpigmentation)
  • Large pores
  • Reduced skin elasticity
  • Scars
  • Stretch marks
  • Sun damage
  • Fine lines and wrinkles

Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)

A Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) facial involves a skin resurfacing procedure like microdermabrasion or micro needling before PRP is injected into the skin. Microneedling tricks your body into thinking that it has experienced injury and forces the body to produce new collagen.

Platelet Rich Plasma Therapy essentially rejuvenates your skin from the inside out. You will notice a reduction of facial grooves and lines and improved facial fullness and texture. It’s perfect for anyone with saggy and droopy skin due to weight loss or aging.

Dermal Fillers

Dermal fillers help to diminish facial lines and restore volume and fullness in the face.

As we age, our faces naturally lose subcutaneous fat. The facial muscles are then working closer to the skin surface, so smile lines and crow’s feet become more apparent.

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The facial skin also stretches a bit, adding to this loss of facial volume. Other factors that affect the facial skin include sun exposure, heredity, and lifestyle.

What dermal fillers can do

  • Plump thin lips
  • Enhance shallow contours
  • Soften facial creases and wrinkles
  • Improve the appearance of recessed scars
  • Reconstruct contour deformities in the face
  • Decrease or remove the shadow of the lower lids

Dermal fillers can be a very helpful treatment in those with early signs of aging, or as a value-added part of your consultation for facial rejuvenation surgery.

Micro Infusion Botox Facials

A microinfusion botox facial is a very superficial micro needling procedure that deposits Hyaluronic Acid, proprietary Vitamin C, Peptides, and small amounts of diluted Botox into the top layers of the skin to create a smooth texture with reduced pore size. This technique produces a natural appearance-enhancing outcome, without any of the tell-tale signs of traditional neuro-modulator injections.

A Micro Infusion Botox Facial can be used to:

  • Shrink large pores, minimizing oil production and excessive sweating
  • Create a soft, smoother skin texture
  • Reduce general flushing redness
  • Plump thin skin – especially around the eyes, to address crepe-like tone of fragile skin
  • Reduce tiny fine lines and wrinkles

Aesthetic Services Plans & Pricing

At Tucson Wellness MD, each treatment plan is individually customized to each clients’ goals and desires. We strive to only provide the best for our clients. Learn more about pricing and our monthly beauty club membership by continuing to explore our website.

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