Special Occasion Skin Care & Body Prep
When prepping for a special occasion, I want to not only look, but feel my best. As I was preparing for my wedding, I invested in consistent facials, effective skin care products and massage therapy to help calm my mind and body. Today, I use the same routine to prepare for other special occasions. In this blog post, we'll explore how the duo of massage and skincare can help you achieve that desired state of mind and body, ensuring you not only achieve your desired look, but also feel your absolute best on your special day.
Prepping your skin for a special occasion should ideally start weeks in advance. Regular skincare routines, including cleansing, exfoliating, and moisturizing, form the foundation for healthy, glowing skin. Here is my step by step routine:
Additionally, massage therapy is an excellent way to alleviate stress and promote relaxation when prepping for a special occasion. I love adding massages to my routine because they help release endorphins, reduce muscle tension, and improve overall mood. Massages also increase blood circulation, which helps deliver nutrients and oxygen to your skin cells, promoting a radiant appearance.
Here’s my favorite massage therapy place in Austin: Viva Day Spa
Once you’ve prepped and it’s time for the big day here’s products I use the day of: