Facial Massage with Gua Sha: The Effectiveness of Mineral Stones

Facial massage with mineral stones improves health of the skin and it is a great anti-age tool for natural facelift. It improves blood circulation, lymphatic drainage, detoxifies skin, promotes oxygen and nutrients into the skin, improves skin complexion, removes under eye bags and dark circles, removes puffiness, lifts face lines, smooths out wrinkles.

There are many types of facial massages, but the best thing is that you can do it yourself with Gua Sha stone or face roller at you own home. Gua Sha and face rollers are made from mineral stones, so don’t be fooled to buy cheap ones online because they might be fake stones and they don’t have the same benefits as the real mineral stones.


Rose Quartz mineral stone is great for normal, dry and sensitive skin.

Amethyst mineral stone is recommended for normal skin, but also for dehydrated, sensitive, tired, mature skin with deep wrinkles, hyperpigmentation and less vitality. It is great for the skin that needs special care because it has anti-inflammatory and regenerative properties and makes skin revitalized.

Jade mineral stone is recommended for combination, greasy skin, pronounced pores. If you have skin that is inclined to acne or you have acne scars, Jade is the best option for you.


It is very important to properly clean stone and face roller with micellar water or wash them with water and make sure to dry them well. Keep them in the box, somewhere dark, without sun light.

Before the massage, apply facial oil or serum on clean skin and then use the massager. It is important that it gently glides on the skin surface. After the massage wash the massager. You can also put it into the fridge for one hour before using it, because it is very beneficial for the skin when the mineral is cold, then it has more face lifting and anti-puffiness properties.

Face massage should be done properly, so make sure you watch the video first about how to properly massage face. Movements are recommendatory to go only one way, from the center of the face to the sides and from bellow upwards. There is a special technique on how to smooth wrinkles with Gua Sha or face roller and it is very effective.