Green Aventurine Guasha Crystal Skin Tool

 

$18

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Gua Sha is a healing massage technique from Traditional Chinese Medicine that can be used to lift, tone and tighten skin, increase the efficacy of your skincare, and for your skin to look refreshed and glowy.

The technique stems from the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), and involves the use of a skincare tool (like this one!) with a flat edge that can be used to press-stroke or scrape lubricated skin in one direction. This, according to the Chinese, moves qi (气) or energy around the body. In allopathic medical terms, this translates into improving circulation which releases stagnant blood and toxins. This movement allows for more blood and nutrient flow to stagnant areas, allowing for healing and rejuvenating tired skin.

Skin Benefits:

  • Plumper, smoother skin
  • Lifting
  • Toning
  • Reduces appearance of wrinkles
  • Glows you up

Practice guasha after you have cleansed and completed most of your routine, right after you apply a moisturizer or sleeping cream. Make sure that you apply enough cream so that your skin has enough "slip". You don't want your skin to catch and tug as that will damage it.

You can find more detailed instructions on how to do the exact scraping here.

This Guasha is made using fair trade procured green aventurine.

In crystal healing, green aventurine represents luck, abundance and happiness. It's also connected to issues of the heart and emotion, and is known as a stone of personal growth, to accept opportunities about learning about oneself and one's place in the universe.


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C
C.
Age: 40-49
Not just for your face!
J
J.
Skin Type: Combination
Age: 40-49
Skin Concerns: Dark spots/scarring/discoloration, Acne, Redness/inflammation
Ahhhhhh
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C.D.
Skin Type: Oily, Sensitive , Combination
Age: 30-39
Skin Concerns: Dark spots/scarring/discoloration, Signs of aging, Acne
Gentle Green Guasha
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C.
Skin Type: Oily
Age: 40-49
Skin Concerns: Dark spots/scarring/discoloration, Signs of aging, Acne
Jaw(pain) breaker
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M.A.S.
Skin Type: Combination
Age: 40-49
Skin Concerns: Dark spots/scarring/discoloration, Signs of aging, Dullness, Redness/inflammation
So soothing