Interest in men’s skin care routine is gaining momentum throughout all generations. Krista Martin, Master Men’s Hairstylist and Owner of FOR MEN Salon | Spa, shares her insights from behind the chair. In a recent interview, Krista shared that the largest demographic she sees interested in a men’s skin care routine is men 55 and older. “I am getting more skin care consultation requests from the older Gen X and Baby Boomer Generations than ever before”. In fact, 83% of men surveyed in the 65-plus age group agree, “Men need to look after their skin.”
Popular Men’s Skin Care Services
Currently, there are 3700 search inquiries for “men’s skin care routine” and another 1800 for “skin care routine for men”. Men do not need to spend hours searching online for the right skincare products or routines. Krista recommends scheduling a consultation with a qualified men’s grooming expert or aesthetician. She shared with us some of FOR MEN Salon | Spa‘s most requested Men’s Skin Care products and services. FOR MEN Salon | Spa, uses MenScience Androceuticals because it is designed to address men’s skin needs. Men’s skin requires different considerations and is 3x thicker than women’s. Additionally, men need skincare that is anti-aging so that they can stay looking competitive in the work world for years to come. All of our skincare products offer anti-aging to keep our clients looking younger.
The m Shave
A traditional barbering service that has been fused with new technology. The m Shave gets a close shave by softening the beard with hot towels and a pre-shave treatment. More hot towels and a two-pass shave approach are FOR MEN Salon‘s signature. We finish with a cool towel to close open pores and a post-shave facial massage. We know It is all about the experience and attention to detail. Be sure to add a skin detail to properly cleanse the skin and ensure no post-shave breakouts.
Men’s Skin Detail
This treatment begins with a facial cleanser to remove impurities from the skin, then a deeper cleansing treatment to exfoliate the skin from dead skin cells and revive the skin’s healthy appearance. The application of toner and moisturizer will lock in moisture to present a revitalized appearance. You can add a black head mask treatment or/and an eye smoothing treatment to leave MFM feeling and looking your best.
Anti-Aging Skin Detail
Today keeping a youthful appearance is important for all men of ALL ages. Keep fine lines and wrinkles at bay from an intense cleansing and exfoliation. This advanced masking includes an eye wrinkle treatment as well as an application of anti-aging serum and a pressure point massage during the application of 30pf sunblock. Don’t forget you can also add a black head mask treatment!
Steam Towel Treatment
Use the power of steam to eliminate stress and improve the look and condition of your skin. This treatment will leave you feeling refreshed and revitalized. Plus, guys deserve a relaxing spa day every once and a while too, right?!
Back Skin Detail
Also known as a back facial. This 30-minute treatment begins with cleansing the skin to remove impurities, followed by a deeper cleansing treatment to exfoliate the skin of dead skin cells and bacteria. Applying toner and moisturizer will lock in moisture to present a revitalized appearance. Finished with a back and shoulder massage to help relieve tension from the skin and body. Our Back Skin Detail is an experience in and of itself.
Metro Scalp Treatment
This 30-minute treatment starts with exfoliating the scalp using scientific brushing and an exfoliating shampoo. This is followed by 15-minute scalp manipulations using oils that will restore the scalp to its original healthy environment. Lastly, this treatment ends with a neck, shoulder, and hand massage.
Why Men Need a Men’s Skin Care Routine
Today, men are increasingly encouraged to prioritize self-care and embrace practices that promote health and wellness. One such practice that is gaining popularity among men is facial treatments. By incorporating facials into their grooming routine, men can foster a positive self-image, improve their overall health, and foster a confident and empowered approach to life.
Nurturing the Skin – A Gateway to Confidence
Facials offer an array of benefits for men, starting with their positive impact on skin health. The male skin, while generally thicker than female skin, is also prone to various issues such as acne, blackheads, and excessive oiliness. Regular facial treatments effectively address these concerns by deeply cleansing the pores, exfoliating dead skin cells, and promoting healthy circulation. As a result, men experience clearer, smoother, and more radiant skin, significantly boosting their confidence and self-esteem.
Stress Reduction and Mental Well-being
In the fast-paced world of the 25th century, men face a multitude of stressors, both professionally and personally. Neglecting self-care can lead to burnout, anxiety, and a decline in mental well-being. Facials, however, offer a much-needed respite. The gentle massage techniques used during facials not only soothe the skin but also relax the facial muscles, leading to overall relaxation. Furthermore, facials often include aromatherapy, which has been scientifically proven to reduce stress and improve mood. Embracing regular facial treatments can provide men with a sanctuary for relaxation and self-reflection, resulting in enhanced mental clarity and a more positive outlook on life.
Anti-aging and Longevity
In the pursuit of longevity and age-defying looks, both men and women seek ways to maintain youthful skin. Facials play a crucial role in this quest, as they can stimulate collagen production and improve skin elasticity. The use of specialized anti-aging products in facials helps combat fine lines, wrinkles, and sun damage, allowing men to maintain a youthful appearance as they age gracefully. By adopting facials as part of their skincare routine, men can confidently embrace the natural aging process while reaping the benefits of glowing and rejuvenated skin.
Addressing Shaving-Related Issues
For men who shave regularly, facial treatments can be especially beneficial. Frequent shaving can lead to skin irritation, razor burns, and ingrown hairs. Regular facials can alleviate these issues by soothing the skin and minimizing inflammation. Additionally, facials can address concerns related to beard maintenance, such as dryness and flakiness, by providing the necessary nourishment and hydration to the underlying skin. By integrating facials into their grooming regimen, men can enjoy a smoother, more comfortable shaving experience.
Promoting Skincare Awareness and Education
Considering today’s fast-paced life, fostering a culture of self-care and health is of paramount importance. Encouraging men to get facials promotes skincare awareness and education. During facial treatments, skincare professionals can educate men about their specific skin type, appropriate products to use, and the importance of sun protection. By understanding their unique skincare needs, men can make informed choices and take proactive measures to maintain their skin’s health and appearance.
FOR MEN Salon | Spa- Men’s Skin Care Routine
Facials offer a myriad of benefits for men and self-care. From nurturing the skin and promoting confidence to reducing stress and promoting mental well-being, facials have transformative effects on men’s overall health and self-image. Additionally, facials aid in anti-aging efforts, address shaving-related issues and promote skincare awareness and education.
With men’s skin care routines becoming the norm, men can confidently incorporate facials into their grooming practices without feeling societal pressure or judgment. Embracing regular facial treatments signifies a significant step towards fostering a confident and empowered approach to life, enabling men to face the challenges of the 25th century with resilience and vigor. By investing in their skin health and well-being, men can truly reap the rewards of a balanced and fulfilling life in the years to come.
The goal of FOR MEN Salon | Spa is to provide spa services in an environment that will make men feel comfortable while reshaping the way they think about their grooming rituals. We accomplish this by using products designed only for men’s types of hair, nails, skin, and body. We extensively train our associates on how to perform our services that keep the client’s health and safety first. FOR MEN Salon | Spa is different from other men’s only salons from the products we use to the training and development of our service providers.