Paraffin wax is a mineral oil that helps to soften the skin and help sufferers of skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis. It also improves blood flow and circulation and relieves inflammation providing relaxation for the client. This added stress relief also helps in reducing pain.
Paraffin wax is a versatile treatment that can be used on many different areas of the body. It may help reduce chronic pain associated with sprains, strains and muscle spasms so can be applied to the back after a massage.
Paraffin wax can be used as part of a facial to open up the pores and moisturise the skin whilst improving skin colour, dry flaking skin and overall condition.
Time: 60 mins
Paraffin wax cannot be applied to skin with deep or open wounds. Clients suffering from diabetes and vascular diseases or circulatory problems should seek medical advice before having the treatment.