What Is an OXYjet Facial?

Learn what an OXYjet facial is from licensed esthetician Joanna Vargas in this skin care video from Howcast.

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OXYjet facials are something I get asked about a lot. They use micradermabrasion to start out with. Which is a form of exfoliation, which removes the top layers of skin to expose the fresh, dewy baby skin underneath. It is followed by an oxygen treatment that's infused with a serum made from vitamins and minerals and aloe, which helps to disinflame the skin and push the vitamins into the skin so that you get an instant lift. You get a glow right away, and your skin becomes really hydrated and perfect looking. Then it's followed by a collagen mask, which, again, is very anti-aging, very lifting, and stimulates collagen production in the skin. It's a nice, anti-aging facial treatment for people who are really concerned with having a fresh face and a dewy complexion all the time.

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  • Joanna Vargas

    Joanna Vargas is a University of Chicago graduate with a double major in photography and woman's studies. She has been a New York State Licensed Esthetician for 15 years and has clients from all over the globe. Additionally she is certified in Manual Lymphatic Drainage from the renowned Dr. Vodder School International. In November 2006, she officially opened the doors to her namesake salon on Manhattan's Fifth Avenue and never looked back. In the past year alone, she has introduced the world's first LED Light Therapy BED (patent-pending) and her own field-tested, high-performance skin care product line.