TikTok users seem to have unveiled an ancient Chinese secret called Gua Sha.
Historically Gua Sha has been primarily used as a medical treatment to cure illnesses. It has been recently found to have facial benefits. This new facial befit, originating from asian culture, is now accessible to customers around the world in the shape of beautiful stones. The stone is used to massage the face in certain directions with particular movements.
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Gua Sha acts as a cleanser and releases toxins from your skin. Many users have claimed that it alleviates pain, increases circulation, improves wrinkles and fine lines and, in some cases, even burns fat.
TikTok users have taken to testing the product in their videos and sharing their testimonials. The hashtag has been viewed over 700 million times. The popularity of this product is no surprise, as it attracts with its beautiful complexion and its benefits.
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Please remember, just because it’s trendy now, doesn’t mean you should blindy jump into the use of Gua Sha. Make yourself familiar with your own skin and what benefits you most. If you are confident in using new products, make sure to relax and enjoy this new form of pampering.