In most circumstances, how often you get a beauty treatment is a matter of preference, but when it comes to facials, there are real skin-care benefits to going with some regularity. Celebrities and beauty influencers have long boasted about the magic of frequent facials – and who doesn’t want clear, glowing, youthful-looking skin? – but facial treatments can cost a pretty penny. This begs the question: how often do you really need to get a facial in order to see noticeable results?
If you’re someone who has the means and uses trips to the spa as a way to unwind and destress, then there’s no harm in treating yourself as often as once a week – given that it’s not an invasive procedure and your skin can handle it, that is. If you’re someone on a budget but still want to reap the beauty benefits of regularly seeing an aesthetician, we asked the experts if there’s a magic number before you start seeing skin-care benefits, and what factors to consider.