SKII facial review

Thanks to the Jusco member birthday vouchers, I booked a facial treatment session at the SK-II counter in Jusco Queensbay. With the voucher, the facial costs RM58 compared to the original price of RM108. Hint: girls go faster apply for the Jusco card! The stack of birthday vouchers is so totally worth it~

So yesterday I went for the facial after work. I was so looking forward towards it cos I'd always heard about the miracles of SK-II (on TV, from friends, from aunty) but never got around to trying it yet. It was also my first time having a facial inside a departmental store. The lady led me to a darkened room where I changed into a tube gown, ready for my facial!

The process:
1. The lady dabbed a little aromatherapy oil on my face and neck to make me relax. She said my skin was a bit dry, so this facial would give me more moisture;
2. First cleansing;
3. Second cleaning - this was more thorough, I think it was gel-based;
4. SK-II Skin Rebooster to make my skin soft and supple - here she turned on a hot mist blower to open up my pores for blackhead extraction;
5. Extraction - ouch, the pain! Very torturing... and I had to endure listening to Hotel California (instrumental version) all the while;
6. Toner to sooth the skin close my pores;
7. Then came the SK-II Miracle Water (also known as SK-II facial treatment essence, see pic above)! Long-awaited moment... but she just dabbed a little bit of it on the center of my face! Didn't even feel it! :-(
8. Next the HIGHLIGHT of the facial - SK-II Pitera Mask - it felt SO wonderful to have the mask plopped on my face and the remaining liquid rubbed onto my décolletage *in heaven*... she used an ultrasound device for maximum absorption;
9. Here I fell asleep... zzz
10. Lotion and massage
11. More lotion and voila! Done.

Verdict: ***** 5 stars for an extremely pleasant and relaxing feeling when the product is on my face, non-itchiness, cooling, good face and neck massage, professional treatment. Almost wanted to give 4 stars for the just a little bit of Miracle Water used, but the Pitera Mask totally made up for it. I say, RM58 is more than worth the price. :-)


joyce said…
Waa, i also wanna have SKII facial....

Envy envy envy........ ;P
Janice said…
I have tried their mask only once. And it is awesome. :D But EXPENSIVE for just a piece of mask that can only be used once!
Xweing said…
Hey I just found out that their Whitening Source Derm Revival mask has some dissolvable smart chip that can deliver 7 times the secret ingredient to the most dullest spot!

So kua cheong... no wonder so expensive lah
libelly said…
RM58... si beh cheap! have u try on the whitening source derma revival? i want also....
pik lay said…
Haha. Last year when I got the vouchers, I threw them away because I don't have time to test or use them
Xweing said…
Peck Li: I don't think that was the mask she put on me. Maybe a cheaper verson loh. If you try it, lemme know!

Pik Lay: hey, dear buddy, u so kasihan ler... busy till like this, dont work too hard, *pat pat*
Frankie said…
Are u havin SK-II facial spa? wish we also got one in Kuantan. I'm using SK-II & love it... work perfectly fine on my skin.
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Xweing said…
Hey Frankie, why isn't there one in the malls in Kuantan?? I went to the SK-II stall in Jusco.
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