All About Gua Sha/F.A.Q
1. Gua Sha, what does it do?
Gua sha is a traditional Chinese healing technique that involves scraping the skin with a tool to improve circulation and promote healing.
2. How is this helpful for my face?
Gua Sha uses a smooth-edged tool to stroke your skin while they press on it. This motion raises small, red, rash-like dots called petechiae that show under your skin.
When used on the face, gua sha can have several benefits, including:
Improving circulation: Gua sha helps to increase blood flow to the face, which can help to brighten the complexion and reduce the appearance of dark circles.
Reducing puffiness: By promoting lymphatic drainage, gua sha can help to reduce puffiness and swelling in the face.
Relaxing facial muscles: Gua sha can help to relieve tension in the facial muscles, which can help to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.
Improving product absorption: Using a gua sha tool to massage facial oils and serums into the skin can help improve their absorption and effectiveness.
Promoting overall skin health: Gua sha can help stimulate the natural facial healing processes, leading to improved skin texture and overall health.
3. How do I User A Gua Sha Tool?
Apply a facial oil or serum to the face, then use the jade gua sha tool to scrape the skin in an upward and outward motion gently. Repeat the process on different areas of the face.
4. How does Gua sha treat imperfections?
Facial Gua Sha is a massage technique designed to relieve tension in the muscles of the face, boost blood circulation, and encourage lymphatic drainage to banish bloat.
5. Type Of Gua Sha Stone
1. Stainless Steel Spoon Gua Sha Tool:
This gua sha tool is made of stainless steel and has a smooth surface.
It can be used for both facial and body gua sha.
2. Dolphin Rose Quartz Gua Sha Tool:
This gua sha tool is made of rose quartz stone and has a smooth,
rounded shape. It is often used for facial gua sha.
3. Jade Gua Sha Tool:
This is one of the most popular gua sha tools and is made of jade stone.
It has a smooth surface and is designed to be used on the face and body.
4. Winged rose quartz gua sha:
this is a type of facial massage tool made from rose quartz crystal,
a mineral is known for its soothing and calming properties.
The tool is shaped like a flattened heart with two "wings" or
curved edges that allow easy use on different face and neck areas.
It is important to note that gua sha should be used gently and with caution on the delicate skin of the face. If you are new to gua sha or have any concerns, it is always best to consult a trained professional before using it on your face.