Are At-Home Beauty Treatments Safe? Derms Weigh in on Which Ones You Should—and Shouldn't—Try at Home
With the increased availability of DIY kits and the accessibility of online tutorials, it can be tempting to take beauty matters into your own hands. That's especially true given the current state of the world, when health guidelines and restrictions have, at times, dissuaded—and even prohibited—enjoying the services at your go-to spas and salons. But we can't forget that what makes those spas and salons so appealing is that they're run by technicians and medical professionals who, in most cases, had to go through extensive training in order to do the procedures safely and effectively.
So, which services should you feel confident conquering in your own bathroom, and which are best left to the pros? Here, experts weigh in on 10 common beauty services, according to skill and risk level, plus some additional tips and tricks along the way.