Presentation on theme: "Aim of this lesson today:- To perform a steam treatment By the end of this lesson you will be able to:- List the seven main skin types Identify the main."— Presentation transcript:
Aim of this lesson today:- To perform a steam treatment By the end of this lesson you will be able to:- List the seven main skin types Identify the main characteristics Define the difference between a exfoliation scrub and peel Perform a Cleanse, tone, exfoliate with hot towels and extraction
Reinforced learning from last week Q & A session What is the benefits of cleansing? What is the benefit of toning? What is the benefit of exfoliating? How many cleanses do we do? How often would you exfoliate? What are the contra indications to exfoliation?
Different skin characteristics Normal – Looks clear, healthy, even texture, no congestion, small pores, soft and supple Dry – Flaky, itchy, small pores, pale in colour, matte, dull, course, uneven texture, lacking oil, premature wrinkles, tight Dehydrated - Orange peel effect, superficial flaking, fine lines, broken capillaries, prone to premature ageing and sensitivity Greasy – Open pores, sallow (yellow), shiny, high moisture content, good tone, course thick epidermis, prone to spots & congestion Combination- Combination of skin types, Greasy on t zone, Dry on cheeks, Milia, Broken capillaries Sensitive – Rosy cheeks, prone to allergic reactions, Itchy, fine broken capillaries, rashes, spots, skin feels warm to touch Mature - Extra dry, loss of contours & firmness, skin looks sallow and grey, puffy, broken capillaries, thin skin, crepey, lined, Irregular pigmentation
Exfoliation products Facial Scrubs - cleansing milks containing granular material such as olive stones, oatmeal. An abrasive effect on the skin which loosens dead skin cells. Use on all skin types except sensitive Peeling creams- water soluble emulsion containing clay and natural biological ingredients to help slough off skin cells. Suitable for all skin types especially dry, mature and sensitive Alpha Hydroxy acids- derived from fruits, sugar cane and milk. AHA shed dead skin cells & intercellular glue that hold skin cells together. Creams are available without prescription but can increase the skins vulnerability to the sun Retinoic Acid – decreases the appearance of wrinkles, dark spots, smoothes skin & makes complexion rosy. Side effects occur as dry, flaky skin, increases skin sensitivity to the sun, perfumes and cosmetics. Other exfoliating treatments:- Dermabrasion, laser, chemical peels
Interactive Q & A session What are the seven skin types? What is the characteristics for a greasy skin type? What skin type is Alipoid? What exfoliating product is good for sensitive skin?
Well done. Please read up on electrical safety before next weeks lesson. Student union meeting next Tuesday 23 rd Sept in Student union at 12.15. Reps must attend.