Best Face Forward
Get ready for spring with facial treatments that offer a more intensive process to cleanse and clear your skin
The ispa at Intercontinental Hong Kong launched the Dermo Lift Anti-aging Facial, part of a new range of treatments featuring products from Beauty by Clinica Ivo Pitanguy. The brand is linked to the Brazilbased clinic of the eponymous cosmetic surgeon, who is renowned as the founding father of plastic surgery. The 90-minute treatment focuses on promoting cell regeneration and begins with the “Instant Lifting Cure”, a highly concentrated formula that aims to achieve botox-like results by
reducing expression lines. This is followed by massage to fight the effects of aging followed by a “dermo face mask” to plump up the skin.
Sometimes expert help is needed to help keep the much-dreaded double chin at bay. The Extra Firming Smoother Treatment at the Clarins Skin Spa uses the brand’s Extra-firming Cream specifically on the chin and jawline—the part of the face where the effects of loose skin are the