Gua Sha is a traditional Chinese healing practice of using a smooth- edged tool to apply pressure to release pain and tension. It is known to aid in lymphatic drainage (the body's main detoxification system) as well as its ability to physically firm the skin. Amethyst Gua Sha reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by tightening pores and stimulating facial muscles.
Amethyst emits infrared rays which slightly raise skin temperature to increase circulation. It is known for its ability to purify the mind and clear if of negative thoughts. Amethyst draws out positively charged toxins and free radicals to cleanse and detoxify the skin.
HOW TO USE:
1. Start with cleansed skin and then apply a face oil or serum to your face and neck.
2. Keep the tool flat and stroke upwards using a light to medium pressure. Start at the base of one side of your neck upwards towards your chin.
3. Using slow sweeping strokes across the face to reduce fine lines, relax muscles and define jaw and cheekbones.
4. Clean tool after each use. This tool can be used as part of your daily ritual.