The world of skincare is infinite. So many products, tools and info! In this era of great technology, chances are you’ve seen this weighty tool every time you log on to the internet. But the trend of Jade roller is not new-it has been here for long a time. Flash forward to 17th century, Jade rollers were a part of beauty routines of Chinese elites since the Qing dynasty. People, back then, associated stones with certain properties. They believed that jade has a special ability to heal and soothe. Today, in the world of internet and its influencers, there has been a surge in popularity of jade rollers, they’re all over our Instagram feeds right now, with more than 10,000 hashtags and counting.
For the people that are still unfamiliar with this mighty tool, a jade roller is pretty much what it sounds like: a small, paint-roller-like device with a crystal of jade stone at both ends-one small and one big. It works by rolling the smaller end of the tool on harder to reach areas like under the eyes and chin, and bigger end on cheeks and forehead. It is usually used with a moisturizer, a serum, or facial oil.
Facial rollers are said to boost circulation and and help drain the lymphatic system to remove toxins from the skin, smooth fine lines, decrease dark circles and under-eye bags, ease tension headaches, calm inflammation, heal breakouts, and brighten skin.
What is a jade roller?
The simplest description of it would be a roller that is made up of a crystal called Jade. Other crystals like rose quartz, tourmaline, and amethyst can also be used. It is a beauty tool attached with a rounded crystal to both ends. Jade roller is said to decrease puffiness and under-eye circles. It also helps products to absorb better into your skin.
How to use a Jade Roller:
Cleanse you face: Use a gentle cleanser to wash out impurities from your skin.
Disinfect your Jade Roller: Take a cotton swab and dip it in 70% isopropyl alcohol. Use this swab to clean the roller.
Apply a facial oil or serum: Use any of your favorite skin care serum or facial oil and applying it all over your face. You can use three serums at a time. The best serums with excellent results would be vitamin C, niacinamide, vitamin E, EGF serum. Facial oils can be marula oil, rosehip oil, rosemary oil, ylang-ylang oil, eucalyptus oil, etc.
Roll: Visualize your face in sections. Roll the jade roller on each section for 5 to 6 times.
What are the benefits of Jade Roller?
It promotes lymphatic drainage:
The massaging action of the roller causes the movement of the toxin accumulated in the skin to the lymphatic system. It allows the toxins to be removed from the skin through the lymph. The lymphatic system is our body’s natural detoxification system. It helps to remove toxins from the skin which reduces swelling and puffiness.
It gives you that brilliant luminosity.
Increased blood circulation to the area provides more oxygen and nutrients to your skin making it look healthier and rejuvenated. It also increases collagen production which helps to even out your skin tone.
It increases blood circulation into your skin:
With better circulation, your skin enjoys an increase in the amount of oxygen flowing to its surface, giving it that beautiful rosy skin.
It contours your face naturally:
The massaging action of the roller produces a gentle toning and lifting effect on your face.
It reduces inflammation and soothes your face:
The MT jade roller is naturally cool which helps to calm the skin and reduce any inflammation. Your skin will feel pleasant for so long after the massage.
It helps your skin to relaxes:
Your skin is the largest organ of your body and it needs to relax as well. The environmental pollution, stress, and tension have an impact on your skin. Massaging your skin with our MT Jade roller can help your facial muscles to relax which relieves strain and tension Regular use can bring out a smoother and more youthful complexion.
It relieves stress:
Massage helps to calm the mind. It is a stress reliever. A daily ritual can relieve tension and bring peace and harmony into your life
It helps in the penetration of skincare products:
Applying your skincare products with a Jade Roller will do wonders for your skin as it allows your skincare products to be absorbed with ease.