Aesthetics, Cosmetic Products

Micellar water, cleansing milk, cleansing gel, which one to choose?

2023-01-16

Removing makeup is usually somewhat of an inconvenience. Who hasn’t gone to bed without removing their makeup? Well, you should know that there is no worse decision, because the impurities on your face are in fact the residues of the deposited makeup, as well as other external agents. This is why it is important not to skip this step and to choose the right products to use. But between a micellar water, a cleansing milk or a cleansing gel, you don’t know where to start? Let’s take a look at the properties of each of these products to help you choose the one best suited for your skin type. Continue Reading…

Aesthetics

Microderma… What?

2022-12-05

Microdermabrasion, that word that is so hard to pronounce and remember, but what is it exactly? A hair treatment, a surgical procedure, a peel? Many people have heard of microdermabrasion, but few know exactly what it is and what it is used for. Let us break it down for you! Continue Reading…

Electrolysis, Photoepilation

Transgender and hair removal: electrolysis, the obvious choice

2022-11-07

Transgenderism is when a person feels that she is the opposite gender from the one she was given at birth. In order to accept herself as her gender, a transgender woman may feel the need to wear feminine clothing, have surgery, and have definitive hair removal.

Indeed, hair removal can be a significant concern for many transgender women and gender non-conforming individuals, as hormone replacement therapy (HRT) is usually not sufficient to limit facial, body, and chest hair growth. Therefore, hair removal in these areas is often an essential step in their transition. For long-lasting hair removal, there are two choices: photoepilation and electrolysis.

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Aesthetics, Cosmetic Products

Hydration, the secret of a healthy skin!

2022-10-11

The appearance and health of our skin are fundamental elements of our general condition and well-being. Free radicals, extreme temperatures, unbalanced diet, hormonal changes, stress, genetics, lack of sleep, smoking, pollution; these are some of the factors, both external and internal, that dry out our skin daily. To counter this almost inevitable dryness, Action de Gala has developed Hydra-T, a moisturizing and soothing emulsion. This skincare product not only moisturizes the skin continuously throughout the day, but also protects it from external aggressions. Dry skin? Dehydrated? With a few fine lines? It’s time to think about moisturizing your skin.

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Electrolysis, Epilation

ELECTROLYSIS AND PREGNANCY: YAY OR NAY?

2022-09-15

Your body is changing, your belly is growing, and you can’t see your legs anymore. Shaving them has become a hassle and at this point, you may even have asked your partner’s help. On top of that, due to hormonal changes, you may notice unusual hair growth on different areas of your body, such as your chin, stomach or nipples. Hair removal methods, such as waxing and chemical depilatory creams, may now be more irritating and harmful to your sensitive skin. If you are a regular laser hair removal client, you may be advised to stop going to your salon as a safety precaution until you have breastfed your baby. So, what about electrolysis? Continue Reading…

Photoepilation

IPL and LASER : What is the Difference?

2022-08-18

For many years now, lasers and Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) devices have been used for permanent hair reduction, rejuvenation and treatment of skin imperfections. However, many people confuse these two technologies. Although IPL and laser are both light-based, they have several distinct differences. Here is a comparison table that will help you better understand the particularities of each technology, and thus choose the one that suits you best!
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Electrolysis, Epilation

Insulated probes; a “must” in electrolysis!

2022-06-17

Although very effective, electrolysis was not really considered a comfortable treatment when it first began in 1875. However, this permanent hair removal technique has evolved so much over the years that it is now at the top of the list! Indeed, since the development of the 27 MHz ultrafast radiofrequency and new working techniques such as the PicoFlash, the MultiPlex, the Synchro and the EvoluBlend, electrolysis specialists are now able to maximize their results while offering an unequalled level of comfort to their clients. On top of that, the insulated probes make electrolysis even more efficient and comfortable. Such small things make all the difference! Here’s why… Continue Reading…

Electrolysis, Epilation, Photoepilation

Waxing the bikini line: Getting it over with once and for all!

2022-05-09

A well-waxed bikini line is in vogue, even to the point of full body hair removal! There’s just one hitch: you don’t know how to go about it. Shaving, waxing, photoepilation or electrolysis. It’s important to know how to get rid of your bikini line without getting irritated or ingrown hairs. To help you see things more clearly, here is a comparison of the advantages and disadvantages of the different hair removal methods. Continue Reading…