ENVIRON FACIAL Review
Environ Facial Treatment 13.04.2019 Newcastle Hair and Beauty Clinic
Today we have been invited to exclusively review a new revolutionary treatment at The Newcastle Hair and Beauty Clinic, located in the heart of Northumberland street.
The treatment is called the Environ Facial
Environ is the brainchild of Dr. Des Fernandes, a top cosmetic surgeon who has a passion for skin.
Since the 1980’s, Dr. Des Fernandes, Environ Founder, and Scientific Director has been working on the innovative skin care technic to get to the root of skin problems such as acne, psoriasis and even skin cancer.
Dr. Des believes that no one should have uncontrolled skin problems and that the magic of great skin is down to keeping the vitamin A levels high in the skin, focussing deep Dermis treatments to get to the skins interior.
As I arrive at The Newcastle Hair and Beauty Clinic, I am greeted by my therapist Angie.
Angie is one of the specially trained Environ therapists offering the Environ treatments at The Newcastle Hair and Beauty Clinic. Angie herself is on the treatment plan and can’t believe the results she has seen on her own skin. We sit and go through the consultation which includes face mapping the areas of concern and any questions I have about the treatment.
So, what is An Environ facial?
Essentially, it’s an intense vitamin A treatment with a cool, non-invasive peel. The Environ brand believe that the older acid peel treatments are far too aggressive – stripping away vital layers of the epidermis (top layer of skin), instead, Environ offers a lower concentration of lactic acid over light, repetitive treatments. This creating a gentler way to the healthy, radiant glow. It also ensures less redness. The treatment is approximately 107 minutes and recommended as a course of six courses.
The Treatment Process.
After a quick cleanse the treatment starts. Angie talks me through the exfoliation in which the therapist uses their hands in motions to encourage blood flow to the face. I thoroughly enjoyed this part. Then the continuing of the vitamin treatments are applied, then rolled off with warm mitts and repeated. Angie then starts to prepare the DF machine, which is like a mobile pen with a disk-like tip that works over the face with the treatment. The DF machine promotes the deeper penetration of the vitamins into the skin. This is completely painless, you can hear a slight ring but you adjust straight away, especially with the calming music in the background. Angie uses the DF machine to work on particular areas of my face such as my chin and cheeks where I am prone to breakouts. After this, the best part comes! Angie mixes a pot of pure goodness which sets into a thick paste which is smeared on the face, I chose to have my mouth and nostrils open as my nose was slightly blocked! The mixture is really cooling over the face, it was early morning so this felt incredible on my eyes.
The mask then forms a rubbery type mask, which has crocodile clips attached; these are hooked up to the machine to promote the deep penetration through galvanized pulses. This does not hurt a bit and it really soothing with the temperature. You can see a few flashes to start with but it tends to go away once you get used to it. Angie also helps by giving me a soothing arm massage while the mask is left to plasticize for around twenty minutes.
The best part is to come now, the mask is ready to come off. This is so satisfying! The treatment is then finished with a vita peptide eye cream and the Environ Rad SPF 15 – which I am definitely going to invest in. The product had the texture of a primer but adds extra UV protection.
Angie said immediately she could see a glow and she wasn’t wrong! My eyes when tired tend to sink, they now seem incredibly plum, pores in my cheeks have definitely reduced and my skin feels gorgeous. So much so I had the confidence to bare my face around Eldon Square for some shopping after!
Later that evening, I added a little makeup and my face looked really glowing.
This treatment is fantastic for someone who shies away from a bare face. Not only does the treatment protect you from sun damage and free radicals it promotes a healthy interior. It is a treatment that is forward thinking, with a great therapist such as the ones at Newcastle Hair and Beauty Clinic, you can trust you are in great hands!
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ENVIRON FACIAL TREATMENTS AVAILABLE at
The Newcastle Hair and Beauty Clinic
ACTIVE VITAMIN TREATMENT
Packed with nourishing, anti-ageing ingredients, the Active Vitamin Treatment will leave your skin looking radiant and dewy The freshest, most active forms of Vitamin A, C and anti-oxidants are driven deep into the lower layers of the skin using soundwaves and small electrical pulses.
This scientific approach stimulates collagen to soften lines and improve elasticity, increase hydration and boost radiance. The Active Vitamin Treatment is suitable for all skin types and is particularly effective at addressing sun-damage, pigmentation, premature ageing, dryness, uneven skin tone and scarring.
( 3 AREAS) £65 … (10 AREAS) £90COLLAGEN POWER FACIAL
This peptide-packed facial helps to boost collagen, soften fine lines and tighten lax skin, resulting in a more youthful appearance. Ideal for targeting mature or photo-damaged complexions. The treatment uses gentle soundwaves to drive a special nutrient-packed serum deep into the lower layers of the skin. The formula contains a unique combination of three peptide complexes* which work in synergy to give skin a plumper, more radiant appearance.
£65 1hr – £90 1hr 30 mins THE FOCUS FROWN TREATMENT
This highly effective treatment uses a special penta-peptide serum to target frown lines and achieve dramatic results. The unique combination of active ingredients is driven deep into the skin to soften lines and reduce muscle tension in the forehead helping to prevent new lines forming. The treatment targets the same chemical complexes as injectables without the associated risks. For maximum smoothness 6 Focus Frown treatments are recommended (once to twice a week).
£90 … 45 mins PURIFYING TREATMENT
Created to purify, micro-exfoliate and re-hydrate your skin, this particular treatment assists with the treatment of acne, scarring and deep skin congestion. The combination of scientifically advanced products and techniques revives and refreshes your skin, leaving your skin feeling like new.
£45 … 30 mins PRECISION PEEL TREATMENT
This revolutionary approach to peeling achieves incredible results without damaging the skin. Low strength Lactic Acid is used to reduce the skin’s PH and trigger the release of growth factors, which creates tighter, smoother skin. It destroys bacteria, boosts hydration and removes the build-up of dead skin cells, helping to decongest the surface and smooth its texture.The Cool Peel is ideal for clients with lines and wrinkles, rough or problem skin, sun damage and Rosacea. For best results, a course of one peel a week for 6 weeks is recommended.
£45 … 30 mins HYDRA BOOST TREATMENT
The perfect antidote to dry, lacklustre skin, this intensive treatment deeply hydrates while plumping and firming the skin. Based on hyaluronic acid, which holds 1000 times its own weight in water, it helps to reduce fine lines caused by dehydration and increase the plumpness of the dermis, resulting in moisturised, glowing skin.£80 … 1hr