An external suction is applied to the surface tissues of the face, applying pressure to the vessels, causing lift and stimulation of the underlying structures. A gliding motion is used to move lymph toward the lymph nodes.

Blood and lymphatic vessels dilate, improving circulation, reducing swelling, has a lifting effect on the skin, loosens blackheads, and improves the appearance of the skin.

Clients who have extensively stretched skin, broken veins and thrombosis may not perform this procedure.