5 Dead Giveaways You're Getting a Bad Facial
Are you getting second-rate facials? How to tell when your skin care specialist is cutting corners
According to Mia Holm, senior educator at the International Dermal Institute, consultation cards are especially important for clients who aren't exactly skin care superstars, since they're apt to lie about their skin-destroying habits (think: smoking, sunscreen, etc.).
"A good skin analysis is like a CSI investigation. The consultation card is the clues, the skin is the scene of the crime," says Holm. Yikes.
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In search of the secrets to superstar skin care, I headed to Dermalogica's International Dermal Institute, the No. 1 resource for post-graduate education in skin care. There, one of their senior educators taught me how to ID the signs of a less-than-stellar facial.