The Importance of Sunscreen

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With summer in full swing, good skin care should be in the forefront of your mind for beach days, picnics, and pool parties spent out in the sunshine. One of the simplest and most effective ways to keep your skin glowing all summer long is to use sunscreen. Sunscreen is a protective agent against damage from the sun’s powerful rays …

Microdermabrasion

The new year, new you look is starting to wear thin now that 2018 is halfway over. If you are looking for a way to kick-start the second half of your year with a summer-fresh face, consider a microdermabrasion skin treatment. Microdermabrasion is a cosmetic procedure that deeply exfoliates your skin and removes the top layer of dry, dead skin …

May 2018: Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Skin Cancer Awareness Month

The sun has emerged from hibernation after a long winter – but before you run off for a summer of beach trips, bike rides, and barbeques, take a moment to familiarize yourself with the signs of skin cancer in honor of Skin Cancer Awareness month this May. Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer, but because it usually …

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

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A mother’s gifts are ones from the heart: a handwritten note tucked into a lunchbox, a back rub after a long day, freshly-baked chocolate chip cookies on a rainy afternoon. And so much more. Our mothers are our shoulders to cry on, our voices when we have none, and our backbones when we stumble. This Mother’s Day, forgo the store-bought …

Mother’s Day Tea

Thursday, May 10 • 11am – 7pm One Day Only! Buy one express service and get one 1/2 off!

HydraFacial & Jan Marini Event

One Day Only May 9 • 8am – 5pm Book Your Appointment TODAY! 10% OFF: Jan Marini Skin Care Management System – plus Free Gift with Purchase (Hyla 3D while supplies last) HydraFacial Total savings up to but limited to $192. Offer cannot be combined with other discounts.

The Benefits of Waxing

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All too often, the thought of waxing unruly body hair leads to further thoughts of pain, skin sensitivity, and bright red rashes. But before you walk your legs away, take a look at the top benefits of this method of hair removal over shaving – you may be surprised at what you find:   Waxing is a longer-lasting hair removal …

The Benefits of Probiotics for Skin Care

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Despite its bad rap, not all bacteria is harmful – in fact, the human body houses a microbiome of over 10,000 microbial species that are working around the clock to keep our systems regulated and healthy. We usually associate these beneficial bacteria – called probiotics – with gut health. Ingesting live strains of certain bacteria, typically through yogurts, cheeses, and …

The Dangers of Tanning

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Forget going under the knife – let’s talk about the dangers of going under the tanning table. Ironically, while most people associate a warm, bronze tan with health and vitality, a tan is a visible sign of skin cell damage. When you tan your body is producing more melanin, which is the pigment responsible for skin darkening. But in order …

The Benefits of Green Tea for Your Skin

It isn’t easy bein’ green – except when it comes to using green tea as a natural addition to your skin care routine. Tea has long been regarded as a superfood for its healthful properties, and green tea in particular is touted for its ability to aid in weight loss, memory loss prevention, insulin and blood sugar control, and cancer prevention.