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Carbon Facial

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What is a Carbon Facial?

Also known as a China Doll Facial, Hollywood Peel, Black Doll Facial, or Charcoal Black Doll Facial, this gentle face procedure is safe on all skin types. It is a great way to get a quick skin refresher without the longer downtime associated with other laser procedures. It evens skin tone, reducing the appearance of pigment, fine lines, and acne scars. It clears up congested skin, deeply exfoliates purifies, and smooths out complexions.  All skins but the most sensitive can have this advanced rejuvenation treatment.

What are the benefits?

  • Increases skin tone, and texture and refines enlarged pores

  • Deep exfoliation of dry coarse skin cells in all but the most sensitive skins

  • Clears congested complexions tones, purifies, and smooths

  • Reduction of acne scaring and treatment of acne and blackheads

  • Reduces the signs of premature aging, fine lines, and wrinkles

  • Improves the integrity, clarity, and radiance of the skin

  • Stimulates collagen and elastin growth for a firmer plumper skin

  • Skin is instantly brighter reducing the appearance of pigmentation


Are Carbon Laser Facials safe and effective for all types of acne?    Yes, it can:

  • Gently clear your pores to help reduce blackheads and whiteheads

  • Eliminate the need for comedone extraction

  • Simultaneously target and destroy acne bacteria

  • Shrink sebaceous glands for reduced oil production, congestion and outbreaks

  • Decrease cyst size, papules, pustules and nodules


How does it work?
A layer of liquid carbon is applied to your face.  We allow it to penetrate deeply into your pores using gentle heat to help it dry and adhere to your skin. The carbon molecules bond with any debris that might be present, like dead skin cells, contaminants such as blackheads, congestion, and oil.


A laser is then passed across the surface of your skin.  The laser is super attracted to the carbon molecules and the carbon absorbs the light energy.  This reaction causes the carbon to combust.  These mini explosions push energy in the form of heat into your skin where the fibroblasts that make collagen and elastin reside.  The mini explosions also vaporize the carbon and destroy any dirt, oil, dead skin cells, or other debris adhering to your skin.  

What can I expect?
Your skin is going to feel immediately smoother and look instantly refreshed and refined. There is no downtime and you can return to your daily activities immediately following your treatment – your skin may appear slightly pinkie red but this should dissipate within a few hours.  Sunscreen SPF 50+ should be applied regularly.  Exfoliation and active skincare ingredients should be avoided for at least 72 hours.  If it stings - wash it off.  Avoid abrasive exfoliates or other invasive skin treatments for several days.  


How does it feel?

There’s very little discomfort or pain. The sensation has been described as a mild tingling or very slight pinch.  Clients are numbed before the procedure to be sure their treatment is comfortable.


How long do results last?
This will depend on the condition of your skin, your skin type, your skin regime, and your lifestyle.

You’ll probably notice results after a single treatment. However, for long-term results, we recommend regular treatments – 4-6 treatments are optimal, spaced 2-4 weeks apart.  This can be decided with a consultation.

Basic Service

Double cleanse, enzyme treatment, Carbon treatment, mask, hydrate, SPF.


Advanced Service

Double cleanse, enzyme treatment, Carbon treatment, mask, 20 min LED Session hydrate, SPF.



In-house payment plans are available to approved purchaser’s

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