It’s been years since the pandemic hit, but I don’t think it’s ever fully reverted to the impact it has had on my regular beauty appointments. , even less ready for color. I often paint my nails at home rather than going to the salon. And forget about brow appointments!
But I miss facials. Over the past few months, when we’ve been interviewing people for our series As Of Late, the most common response to “What’s your favorite beauty treat?” is getting a facial. increase.
Deborah Hanekamp, aka Mama Medicine, said: “As a mother and considering how much I work, it’s really hard to find time to take care of myself. With a facial, even the very simple fact that you just walk into the room and you’re taken care of. It’s so healing for me, and the other magic that happens afterward is a bonus.”
And honestly, allowing yourself to be taken care of is something profound. Whatever small ways you can embrace being cared for, we encourage you to enjoy those moments this year.