Women's Facial, Men's Facial, or Aloe and Soy or Cinnamon Peel at SKIN by Frances (Up to 64% Off)

Downtown San Diego - Bankers Hill, San Diego

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Choose from Three Options

  • $29 for a Dollface women's facial ($80 value)
  • $29 for a Dandy men's facial ($80 value)
  • $49 for an aloe and soy peel or cinnamon peel ($100 value)

Click here for more information on the facials and peels, which rely on professional-grade, cruelty-free products that contain certified organic ingredients.

Skin: A Protective Blanket That Mends Itself

Beyond its soft, seemingly delicate outer layer, skin acts as a living barrier between us and the harsh world outside. Check out Groupon’s guide to the body's pliable armor.

If you were to take all your skin and spread it out, it would, on average, cover a twin bed. And though that might be a blessing when you've run out of clean sheets, it would leave you defenseless against hazards such as bacteria, chemicals, sunlight, and even water. A complex system of more than 300 million constantly regenerating cells, nerves, and glands, the skin is not only the body's largest organ, but also its first line of defense against the environment, a flexible, waterproof sheath for all the muscles, bones, and sensitive electronics inside.

In most cases, we can only see the skin's outer layer, or epidermis, but two more layers lie just below the surface—the dermis, full of flexible collagen and elastin, and a subcutaneous layer of fat meant to cushion and insulate our insides. Of the three layers, the dermis is the workhorse, bracing the capillaries that regulate our body temperature and hosting millions of follicles that knit new hair and expel softening oils. But despite its importance, nobody will ever tell you how nice your dermis looks. Beauty, after all, is only epidermis deep, and it's there where we see the most change. New skin cells are constantly replacing the old, pushing off roughly 1.5 pounds of dead cells every year, and over time the epidermis slowly loses its ability to retain moisture or spring back into place, resulting in wrinkles, dryness, and other signs of wisdom gained.

One of skin’s most useful attributes is its regenerative ability. When the skin breaks or needs repair, the blood vessels amp into overdrive, carrying much-needed nutrients straight to the site on pallets of platelets. This is why a cut forms a scab and, oddly enough, why our face turns red when we're sunburned; the color isn't actually a burn—it's blood rushing to the face to repair the cellular damage caused by UV rays.

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “Frances is great and the experience is very comforting, relaxing and even educational. She has the best intentions and takes care of her clients! I highly recommend...”

    “Frances is great and the experience is very comforting, relaxing and even educational. She has the best intentions and takes care of her clients! I highly recommend her and I plan to be a long-term client. My only concern is that the services are a bit pricy for frequent visits, but I think every 3 months will work :)”

  • “ It was a very nice facial, my skin feels wonderful!. A highly skilled, friendly and knowledgable Enestician using organic products. I enjoyed it!”

  • “This was my first time receiving a facial, & I loved the experience. Not only was it deeply relaxing, but my face looks so much better now! Thank you Frances. ”

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    Downtown San Diego - Bankers Hill

    1837 5th Ave

    San Diego, California 92101

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In a Nutshell

Dollface and Dandy facials leave skin nourished, balanced, and glowing; peels help treat hyperpigmentation and fine lines

The Fine Print

Expires 120 days after purchase. Younger than 18 must have guardian-signed waiver. Appointment required, 24 hour advance notice required. Subject to availability. Limit 1 per person, may buy 2 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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  • Downtown San Diego - Bankers Hill (2249.8 miles)

    1837 5th Ave

    San Diego, California 92101

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