Bian Beauty Stone
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- The Lani beauty stone smooths out fine lines and wrinkles.
- Helps to reduce puffiness.
- Enhances absorption ability for skincare products.
- Releases blockages in the muscles, skin, and fascia.
- Improves blood circulation.
- Encourages lymphatic drainage.
- Promotes a healthy, youthful glow.
The Lani bian beauty stone is designed to increase blood circulation, boost lymphatic drainage and ultimately, refine and smooth your skin, as well as stimulate a variety of acupressure points our custom designed double comb edged stone, made of 100% bian, gently hugs the curves of your face, throat and neck so you can soon find your skin looking smoother, more toned radiantly youthful.
Bian stones, considered to be the best tools for Gua Sha, were formed about 65 million years ago when a meteorite collided with Earth in Shandong, China. Bian stones contains up to 40 trace minerals produce negative ions and have thermal conductivity and heat-storing capabilities. When rubbed against the skin, the stone gives out ultrasonic impulses which help boost microcirculation. Bian stones produce around 3x as many pulses compared with Jade and Rose Quartz, which are often used in gua sha tools.
Vi is the creator behind the Lani brand, deciding to go vegan in 2013 she quickly realised a gap in the market for vegan and cruelty free beauty brands. Wanting simple and affordable products that smelt and felt amazing she set out to make her own! In 2014 this talented lady formulated her first product, the Tropical Hair Treatment. The multi use treatment has gone on to become a global bestseller.
The Lani brand is distinctive with its use of brightly coloured plastic free packaging, only using food grade ingredients that are always chemical free. Its no wonder they are now a multi award winning hair and skin care brand!
Can the Lani brand get any better? The answer is yes, they are also huge supporters of over 20 charities. To name a few, he Amicii Dog Rescue, Based in Transylvania, Romania, the dog shelter homes over 200 dogs, all looked after by Dora, a school teacher.
Friend Farm Animal Sanctuary, The sanctuary is home to over 200 chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys, cows, goats, sheep and just the one alpaca, who apparently believes he is a sheep! The animals are allowed to roam freely. The 10 acre sanctuary is situated in rural Kent.
Gut Aiderbichi is based in Austria and has saved thousands of animals in need.
Slaughterhouse Survivors based in Harbin, North East China. In 2016 they started rescuing dogs from the slaughterhouse. The numbers increased dramatically, in the first eighteen months the number of rescued dogs increased to 400.
Throughout June 2020 10% of all profits will be donated to Black Lives Matter Foundation, Inc a global organisation in the UK, US and Canada. Their mission to eradicate white supremacy!
HOW TO USE ▾
Using the wider teeth edged side of the stone start with downward strokes on each side of the neck, moving from just below the hairline to the top of the shoulders.
Now move to the sides of the throat and stroke downwards from just below the jar to above the collarbone.
Next, ‘hug’ the jawline with the curved edge of the stone and stroke upwards and outwards.
Now using the flat side of the stone, move to the lower cheek and stroke in an upward and outward direction.
Move to the upper check and stroke in an upward and outward direction.
Now ‘hug’ your browbone with the curved edge of the stone and stroke outward toward the temples.
Move to the forehead, using upward and outward strokes starting from above your eyebrows to the hairline.
At the end of each stroke, give the tool a little wiggle to help release tension.
To support lymphatic drainage, sweep down the sides of you throat at the end of your ritual.
Use the tooth edged sides of the stone to focus on areas where you hold more tension and to help with the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Use light side to side wiggle movements on areas of concern.
Comes in a cardboard box with the same beautiful design as the Lani wash bags. The cardboard box is 100% recyclable.