This variation on a gua sha tool is extremely beneficial when it comes to reducing puffiness, inflammation and dullness. The rounded composition allows for a quick and effective massage that also improves tone, texture and clarity of the skin.
People who practice skin massage daily may see results such as improved circulation, reduced wrinkles, improved skin tone and pigmentation, a more defined jawline, decongested sinuses and less puffy eyes. There is also the benefit of tension release. A natural stone is the most recommended material and the application of facial oil before use will ensure the stone glides easily across the skin.
This black natural glass has been formed from the rapid cooling of lava. Because it is easily splintered into sharp fragments, obsidian has long been used in making knives, arrowheads and sculptures.
In healing circles, it is known as a stone of protection with grounding properties, it is often used to clear subconscious blocks and to absorb and disperse negativity.