Trending Treatments include ASMR Facials!
WHAT DOES ASMR STAND FOR?
ASMR stands for “Autonomous Sensory Meridian Response.
WHAT DOES ASMR DO?
It creates a feeling of well-being combined with a tingling sensation in the scalp and down the back of the neck, as experienced by some people in response to a specific gentle stimulus, often a particular sound. “ASMR is triggered by things like whispering voices, paper tearing, and scalp massage”
WHY IS ASMR TRENDING?
ASMR is an increasingly popular internet trend that has provided relief and improved the well-being of millions of viewers and subscribers worldwide. Thought it has been around since 2010, TikTok, Youtube and Instagram are causing an influx of beauty bloggers spreading the positive effects of ASMR for your skin and health. While ASMR research is still ongoing, people in the ASMR community are finding new ways to create and experience this audio and visual phenomenon.
WHAT ARE COMMON HEALTH BENEFITS FROM INCORPORATING ASMR?
Incorporating soft sounds while getting a scalp massage during a facial treatment rejuvenates the skin, but in addition these sounds in combination with touch can have amazing health benefits. Yes, it relaxes the overstimulated brain… (we are all over stimulated thanks to technology). ASMR can diminish anxiety temporarily, minimize depression, and even keep your blood pressure in check.
Ashley, our skilled licensed esthetician at Cultivated Beauty now offers ASMR facials that include a scalp and upper body massage to live for.