Holistic Facial


What is a Holistic Facial?

A Holistic Facial at the Westoe Practice, South Shields is a relaxing and energising treatment in which the skin is deeply cleansed then massaged with pure aromatherapy oils chosen specifically for your skin type.


How does a holistic facial work?

The Holistic Beauty Therapist uses gentle and precise manipulation on the connective tissue and muscles of the face, neck, shoulders and scalp. The connective tissue regains its elasticity and tension is released from the facial muscles, allowing them to lift up and out and leaving lines softened and wrinkles lessened.


How can a holistic Facial help you?

This treatment helps release toxins, stress and tension, bringing about deep relaxation and a complete feeling of wellbeing. Other benefits of holistic facials include;

  • Relaxation
  • Increases circulation
  • Lymphatic drainage
  • Improves skin texture
  • Re-hydrates skin
  • Removes dead skin cells
  • Improves muscle tone
  • Softens skin

Typical Session

A typical Holistic facial at the Westoe Practice, South Shields will take approximately 45 minutes. Your session will begin with a brief consultation and review of symptoms, medical history, and lifestyle. After the consultation, one or more essential oils are selected based on what you need and are mixed in with the massage oil or lotion.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)