A new trend in facial care, facial massage with natural stones. This practice has become quite common in western culture lately. Centuries ago, crystals had already taken their place among the mysterious beauty methods of the Far East. These stones are actually used as an alternative method for some treatments. However, the western culture, accustomed to the treatment methods produced in the laboratories, has started to use natural stones and natural products only in the beauty sector for now.
What is Gua Sha?
Gua sha, which is also included in traditional Chinese medicine, is actually a massage stone applied for the whole body. However, nowadays it is mostly used for anti-aging facial care. In Chinese, Gua means rubbing and Sha means reddened skin. Combination of two words It also means ‘stripping’ or ‘scraping’. Rose quartz stone is preferred more than other natural stones for Gua Sha. Natural stones are shaped in different forms and sizes, and in this way, the massage tool emerges. Gua Shas in small form are the most suitable for facial massage. The purpose of the technique; regulating blood circulation, lymph drainage and skin elasticity. In this way, reducing problems such as muscle tensions and wrinkles and delaying the formation of these problems.
The method is pretty easy; with facial oil after evening facial cleansing, massaging your face with Gua Sha from the bottom up. Divide your face in half, applying on one side and then the other. You can massage 10 times for each direction. If you practice this ritual regularly for about 2-3 minutes, you will witness positive developments on your face.
Why Pink Quartz ?
Pink Quartz is known as the stone of beauty and love. It is even recommended to use this stone to heal heartbreaks, to calm anger, to find love and to feel peace.
Pink Quartz is the first choice for sensitive skin. It is very effective in relieving capillaries and calming redness. Pink quartz, known as the beauty stone, has been a favorite of women in the Far East for years.
Stone is naturally cold, but Before you start applying Gua Sha to your face, keep it in the refrigerator for a while and then start the massage.