Throughout history, we as humans have made use of various tools and equipment to complete work, or even daily tasks more efficiently. It seems, however, that many women don’t really apply this practice to our skincare routines whether because of ignorance or price.
Sure, if you own a spa, you may end up spending thousands of dollars on tools. However, there are still many tools on the market that are perfect for home use and can still create incredible results.
Below are 6 affordable tools and gadgets to supercharge your skincare goals:
1) Body Exfoliating Sponges
This product might seem like a no-brainer to some, but with all the new fangled skincare products and gadgets available on the market today, some of the tried-and-true models have been pushed to the wayside. If you are looking for a truly budget-friendly and highly effective skincare product, look no further than a body exfoliating sponge. They only cost about 5 dollars.
2) Bump It Off Skincare Tool
‘Bump It Off’ is a funky little tool that is designed to be multi-functional. It can be used to exfoliate your skin, clean your makeup brushes, as a dish sponge, or to control pet hair! (Of course, you’ll want to make sure to fully sanitize this gadget between uses!)
This product is designed to be ergonomic and comes complete with built-in finger grips. To exfoliate the skin, this product can be used with soap and water in the shower, or as a dry brush.
Many users use it to clean their makeup brushes which, by extension, helps their skincare goals as dirty makeup brush can clog your pores and cause a host of other problems for your face and neck.
An added feature of this tool is that it resists mildew and is very durable. Unlike a regular sponge, this tool lasts quite a long time before it ever starts breaks down. And the best part? It only costs about $10.
3) Electric Facial Cleansing Brushes
Thanks to their effective cleansing make up, it only takes a few minutes per day to achieve a glowing complexion with these brushes. When combined with your cleanser, they whisk away away dirt and residue from the skin and provide deep, yet gentle, exfoliation.
Though they may look or sound fancy, some electric facial cleansing brushes go for as low as $15 online.
4) Portable Electric Facial Massagers
An electric facial massager will make your skin feel clean and soft! Many have hot and cold functions which can be used in varying degrees to shrink pores, calm muscle tension, improve skin tone, and increase blood circulation.
5) Facial Steamers
Facial steamers are convenient little gadgets that can help you to steam your face in the comfort of your own home, and without the need to boil water, use a towel or any other extra steps to achieve results.
Steaming has a multitude of benefits for your face such as opening pores and loosening dirty and debris to make your cleaning and exfoliation more effective. Furthermore, you won’t need to break the bank seeing that some of the best facial steamers only cost about 25 to 30 dollars.
6) Norlanya’s Photon Therapy Facial Mask
When it comes to skincare gadgets that use light, most of the products out there are too expensive for the average Joe (or Jane). While this is the most costly gadget featured on this list, retailing at around $100, it is definitely one of the most affordable and effective light therapy products out there.
This mask is easy to set up and use. It features three different color settings: red, green, and blue. Red is for collagen stimulation to repair and replace tired and damaged tissues, and will reduce pore size. The blue light is used to kill porphyrins and calms the skin. Green is used to achieve color balance, reduce wrinkles and scars, and to promote skin healing and rejuvenation.
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