is a very common phrase. It is referred to any treatment done to stimulate skin, make face smooth and shinny. It may include steaming, application of face masks, lotions, creams etc.
If you take out just a few minutes from your tight schedules before going to bed, you can do your facial at home in a very easy and simple way which will save your time as well as your money. This facial is commonly known as CTM – Cleansing, Toning and Moisturizing. As the name suggests, it is a simple 3 step facial.
CTM facial is an economical facial. All that you need are –a cleanser, a toner and a moisturizer. They are easily available in market. It is advisable to wash your face well and then do steaming to unclog the pores before starting up with CTM facial for best results.
Procedure to do facial at home:
Massage your face well with cleanser with light hands in circular upward motions. It will stimulate your skin. After 5 minutes of massaging your face with cleanser, clean your face with a wet towel. (Wet your towel with warm water.)
The next step involves toning your skin. Take a cotton pad and apply toner with its help to soften your face.
The last step involves application of moisturizer. Moisturizing hydrates the skin and make it glow from inside. Apply moisturizer in circular upward movements and leave it for 5 minutes so that the moisturizer gets absorbed by the skin. Now clean your face using a cotton pad dipped in lukewarm water.
This facial is very effective. It cleans off all the dust in first step, tones up the skin in second step and moisturizes/ hydrates the skin in the third step. If done on daily basis, you will yourself notice the improvement in your skin type soon.