Benefits

Face

  • Relaxes muscle tension in the face, contributing to full body stress relief (puts the body in a parasympathetic state, which is sleep inducing)

  • Tones the muscles of the face which can help with sagging skin

  • De-puffs and slims the face through increased circulation and lymph drainage

  • Reduces under-eye bags

  • Tightens facial contours and lifts features (jawline, cheekbones, brows, eyes)

  • Lessens wrinkles and helps smooth existing habitual expression lines

  • Firms, hydrates, lifts and plumps the skin

  • Boosts blood flow & circulation

  • Moves stagnant blood that contributes to dark circles

  • Helps the skin recover from blemishes & acne scars

  • Reduces sinus congestion

  • Enhances supply of nutrients to skin cells, and allows serums to penetrate deeper post-treatment

  • Aids neck pain & headaches brought on by tight muscle or fascia

  • Increases elimination of toxins


Body

  • Decreases the stress hormone cortisol

  • Increases oxytocin (feelings of contentment), and the number of lymphocytes, white blood cells that are part of the immune system

  • Increases serotonin and dopamine levels in the brain, which are responsible for regulating mood

  • Reduces the production of compounds called cytokines, which play a critical role in inflammation, and stimulates mitochondria, that convert glucose into the energy essential for cell function and repair. 

  • Relaxes muscle tension

  • Improves circulation by increasing blood flow

  • Increases delivery of oxygen and nutrients to the cells

  • Cleanses tissues of metabolic waste, such as lactic acid

  • Separation and prevention of adhesions and excessive scar tissue formation

  • Improves the return of lymphatic fluids

  • Increases energy levels

  • Improves muscular tissue health

  • Reduces swelling from the accumulation of fluid in the extremities

  • Increases flexibility and range of motion in joints

  • Improves posture

  • Strengthens the immune system

  • Improves rehabilitation after injury

  • Helps manage pain