You’ve pared down your skin-care routine, secured that brightening eye cream, and have invested in a slew of hi-tech beauty treatments, but what’s next? The best face roller is what we’d suggest.
While the idea of a face roller might conjure images of the jade or rose quartz rollers that rose in popularity stateside a few years back for their promised healing properties and a circulation boost, other roller variants are making rounds on the market now too. From gua shas, to ice rollers, to sculpting massagers, supplementing your beauty regimen with one such tool is a thoughtful way to depuff, lift, and tone—leaving you with a more youthful appearance overall.
Consider this the year of your best skin yet. Read on to discover seven face rollers that offer professional-grade results without leaving home.
Jade rollers have long been mainstays in Chinese beauty rituals to boost circulation, release lymphatic build-up, and improve skin elasticity. Thus, this dual-ended option by Mount Lai is crafted to soothe and calm stressed, tense skin. While this option features jade, there are other similar tools composed of rose quartz or amethyst too.
Say goodbye to sagging skin when you introduce the ReFa Carat Face to your routine—a platinum-coated face roller coveted by beauty enthusiasts for its multi-angular design. With its arched handle and 360-degree angle, it seamlessly glides across the face and décolletage to deliver solar-powered microcurrents which stimulate facial muscles for firm, toned skin with consistent use.
The UpLift Massaging Beauty Roller is certainly one of the most notable finds of celebrity-loved registered nurse Jamie Sherrill’s line. While you might not be able to get daily treatments at her Santa Monica spa, you can snag this hexagon-shaped roller which holds 24 massaging stones to revive and lift the cheeks, under-eye, and décolletage. Even Ashley Tisdale is a fan of the brand’s tools.
Bring cryotherapy, the anti-aging treatment said to depuff, plump, and boost cell rejuvenation and collagen, to your at-home spa day with this set of two 18-karat gold plated wands by celebrity facialist Angela Caglia. Just store them in the refrigerator or freezer before practicing a five-minute cooling massage perfect for combating morning puffiness or relief after a hot summer day. You can even glide the best face roller atop your favorite sheet mask for a two-in-one treatment.
Best Gua Sha
If you haven’t yet incorporated gua sha, the ancient Chinese medicine practice to boost circulation and energy, consider Yina’s tool a great starting point. Crafted for the face and body from Bian stone, expect to experience an array of benefits rooted in mineralogy to tone muscles, firm skin, and even treat TMJ (pain or tension of the jaw).
This vibrating T-bar by celebrity makeup artist Jillian Dempsey not only relaxes facial tension but works to lift and tone skin over time. Just glide the bar across the cheekbones, jaw, and fine lines for a contoured, youthful appearance.
Ranavat’s facial massaging tool utilizes the powder of Kansa, a mix of copper and tin long used by Ayurvedic practitioners, to help balance skin’s pH. Essentially, after a weekly 10-15 minute massage, the tool works to detoxify the skin leaving users with glowy, depuffed skin and softened fine lines.