Chinese women consider a face roller made of jade as a magical tool that could promote youthful skin. The facial jade roller has been used for centuries by Chinese emperors and empresses. They believed that this magical tool can give them smoother, unlined and younger faces. Today, the leisure class has rediscovered this ancient tool to attain the same results centuries ago. Just like any other natural minerals we have on earth, the coolness of the jade has the ability to close pores while it promotes blood circulation that helps in reducing puffiness around the eyes and wrinkles. It is said that this could even relieve sinus pain and congestion. Here are steps on how to use the face jade roller and thank the Chinese Dynasties for the wonderful gift they gave to maintain your beauty.
Prepare all the necessary materials such as facial cleanser, towel, night creams, and jade roller. Before using the facial jade roller, you should wash your face using your normal cleansing product. Get a towel and pat your skin dry. Then, apply your night creams on the face and neck.
Step #2: Choose a jade roller size.
Jade rollers have a variety of sizes which you could choose from. The smaller jade roller is best used for the temples and neck. Larger size rollers are good for cheeks, forehead, and neck. Men can also benefit from the cooling effect of the jade roller because it could also ease headaches and stress.
Step #3: Roll it on your skin.
Get the face jade roller and start rolling using an upward motion and move it gently on your forehead, cheeks, around the eye area and neck. If you are having a problem with your puffy eyes, concentrate on this area. Close your eyes and gently roll the jade roller on your eyelids and under your eyes over and over again. Feel the coolness of the jade, this will help soothe your feelings because it invigorates, calms, and awakens the tissue.
Step #4: Roll the jade roller on your face and neck for at least 5 to 10 minutes.
You can use the jade roller at least 3 times a week for the reduction of fine lines and wrinkles. You can also use the jade roller in the morning to smoothen your face before you apply make up. But if time will allow you, you can use this everyday for relaxation especially after a hard days work. A gentle massage every day using a jade roller will keep your skin more flexible, discourage wrinkles and fine lines and restore a youthful appearance. But remember that not all facial jade rollers will work efficiently for all types of skin because different people have different types of skin, thus may encounter different results.
The jade roller, just like other skin rollers, is a natural and safe alternative to invasive procedures like Botox. You don’t need to worry about bad side effects. And aside from the face, you can also use the jade roller in some parts of your body for a relaxing and soothing effect. There are available larger rollers that can be used to sooth arms, legs, and neck.