Extend a healthy glow while home with one of these new beauty devices recommended by facial pros. Beauty — May 21
We've recently hit the two-month mark of #athome, and while many of us are itching to get back to our routines, we've been sharing some top tips from some of Olivia's most trusted resources to help get you through this period. At the beginning of May, celebrity facialists Melanie Grant and Joanna Vargas broke down their secrets on how to maintain your skin's glow at home, but there are few tools out there to help prolong that spa-like radiance. Below, we break down the five must-have tools to keep skin looking bright, tight, and so fresh that we'll all put our best faces forward once together again.
1. Joanna Vargas Magic Glow Wand
Known for giving Hollywood's A-list their pristine visages ahead of red carpet season, Vargas brings her deft touch to her first-ever device. Featuring four modes that toggle between cool or hot with massage effects to target different problems—think puffiness, redness, or just elimination of build-up—Vargas's Magic Glow Wand does it all in a portable fashion day or night. To give the effect of a lymphatic drainage facial and to de-puff the face further, Vargas recommends starting at the neck area and working your way up. She also loves the "cool + massage" setting paired with a serum for a cryotherapy-like treat to decrease inflammation and create a glowy appearance.
2. TriPollar STOP X
Those who have done radio-frequency treatments will appreciate this device for its ability to reduce fine lines and wrinkles with a safe, painless, and easy approach. Wrapped in a sleek rose gold, the TriPollar STOP X is the latest version of the brand's highly covetable series of devices whose focus is to improve skin's texture. If you need further convincing, check out the user reviews where clients send in photos highlighting the results.
Melanie Grant might have shared her DIY recipes for at-home facial remedies, but her skincare edit site is filled with goodies to make any beauty obsessive's heart sing. One way to extend the life of those at-home treatments is with the LightStim, which uses patented LED light technology to energize and regenerate cells along with stimulating the body's natural ability to create new proteins.
4. NuFace FIX Line Smoothing Device
Though today's uncertain climate contributes to extra stress, there's no reason your face should pay—or rather show—the toll. This tiny device was a 2020 Glamour Beauty Award Winner for its gentle approach to smoothing lines around the eyes, mouth, and forehead. Microcurrent technology firms, smooths, and tightens the skin leaving the complexion refreshed and bright.
5. Dr. Dennis Gross Pro Facial Steamer
One thing our skin can always use more of is hydration. Enter Dr. Dennis Gross's innovative approach to infusing skin with a soothing touch. The Pro Facial Steamer works on all skin types using micro-steam technology to purify skin and reveal a dewy finish in under 10 minutes.