planning can be a stressful process with dress shopping, who to invite (or leave
off the list), and which table settings to select. Add to the list, getting
your skin care regimen in place to be ready for your big day.
we may not be able to help with dress shopping or your guest list, your Vitalogy
Skincare team does have you covered for your skin care. Let’s start with some tips
to set yourself up for glowing skin on your wedding day and beyond.
Wedding Skin Care Tips at Home
- Don’t forget the SPF.
Look for a broad-spectrum SPF of 30+ (which protects from UVA and UVB rays) and
reapply your sunscreen every couple of hours. Make
sure you use it every day, even when it’s cloudy or during the colder months.
Using sun protection is critical in preventing premature signs of aging and
protecting you from skin cancer.
- Vitamin C Serum: Adding
this skin care product to your daily regimen can help offset skin damage caused
by free radicals created from the skin’s exposure to UV rays.
- Retinol Products: Boosting
the collagen your body produces helps reduce fine lines and wrinkles as well as
improves skin tone and texture. So, you’ll have noticeably
more about some of skin care experts’ favorite products and regiments here.
One Year Before Your Wedding
Injectables & Other
day is the perfect opportunity to treat wrinkles, frown lines, forehead lines,
and crow’s feet. We offer various dermal fillers that are
safe, clinically proven to show results, and FDA-approved treatments. Options include
BOTOX® Cosmetic, JUVÉDERM®, and
more. These take only a few minutes, give you a more youthful
appearance with nearly immediate results and minimal discomfort and downtime,
and can help treat various areas.
For more natural results, you want to schedule your first treatment at least six months before your wedding, but professionals recommend beginning as early as a year prior.
may want to consider these if you have a tattoo you want removed, rosacea,
facial veins, spider veins, scars, pigmentation from sun damage, or age spots. Lasers
are known as one of the best ways to address these concerns and to achieve
incredible results with a well-planned series of treatments. Beginning early
will help you maximize your results for a wedding-perfect complexion.
Nine Months Before Your Wedding
skin care team at Vitalogy Skincare recommends starting a facial regimen as
early as nine months before your wedding. That’s because that’s how long it
takes your skin to cycle through cell growth and exfoliation. And facials help with
the process as well as keep your skin toned and clear.
a facial every 4-6 weeks is also ideal to give you the time and frequency to
achieve the optimal results. Plus, it’s the perfect way to relax between dress
fittings and meetings with the wedding planner or venue.
can consult with your Provider to select the best clinical facial for your skin.
A Few Months Before Your Wedding
peels are topically applied formulas that revitalize the skin’s surface by
creating a controlled shedding of the outermost layer of the skin. Peels expose
new layers of skin which creates a fresh appearance and helps the skin’s surface
have a smoother texture. They can reduce the effects of sun damage, acne
scarring, blotchy pigmentation, and fine wrinkling. A chemical face peel can
also improve appearance of acne-prone skin and clogged pores.
you’re new to chemical peels, try a light chemical peel to start. Vitalogy
Skincare provides various peels. For the best results, light peels should be
done every two weeks in a series of five treatments. These chemical
peels are great because they help improve mild to moderate cases of acne,
soften the look of fine lines, and even out your skin’s texture. They also have
minimal downtime, so you can get back to wedding prep quickly.
Microneedling is a minimally invasive
treatment that rejuvenates the skin. Results include improved texture and
firmness along with a reduction in scars, pore size, and stretch marks.
experience minor redness and irritation for a few days after the procedure, so we
recommend booking this treatment at least one month to two
the wedding. For optimal results, you’ll also want to continue with
microneedling approximately every month.
Showing the Wedding Party’s Skin Some Love, Too
can also treat your mom, MIL, or bridal party to any of our cosmetic treatments before the wedding as a
thank you. This will help you all feel relaxed, glowing, and gorgeous for a
Book Your Pre-Wedding Skin Care Appointments
a consultation to get started on your wedding skin care, no matter when your
big day is happening. Make an appointment here.