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A New Facial That Makes You Glow like a Star

By Christina Najjar | July 25, 2018 | Style & Beauty


By mid-summer, everyone’s face is in a little slump. Too much wine, too many late nights dining al fresco, too much sun (despite our dermatologists' best warnings). What’s a Manhattanite to do? Enter skin wizard Joanna Vargas and one of her latest masterpieces, the Super Nova Facial. This is the Ferrari of facials and will leave your tired skin looking like the brightest star in the galaxy.

The Super Nova facial begins with one of Vargas’ latest tools, the Aqua Peel. The highly trained aesthetician uses an oxygenating formula of nutrients, saline, and glycolic acid to smooth out dry skin to prep it for red carpet makeup, (or whatever event you have coming up!). The skin is then infused with vitamins and minerals to increase circulation, reduce fine lines and gently plump the skin.

Next, Joanna will use microcurrent to lift, contour and depuff the face. A medical-grade collagen mask is then used to infuse the skin with vital nutrients, followed by cryotherapy which increases circulation, oxygenation, and lymphatic drainage while providing anti-inflammatory benefits. As if your face isn’t happy enough by this point, the facial finishes with a pure oxygen treatment!

New York has so many fabulous treatments to offer, but the Super Nova facial is truly an experience. Next time you want to indulge your skin, look no further than this total transformation.

Super Nova Facial at Joanna Vargas Salon, 501 5th Avenue, 212-949-2350

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