Florence’s Recommendation: 7 Benefits of Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic acid (also known as hyaluronan) is a clear, gooey substance that is naturally produced in the body. It appears in most considerable quantities in your skin, connective tissue, and eyes. The primary function of this compound is to retain water to keep your soft tissue well lubricated and moist.  As a result, hyaluronic acid [...]

By | August 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Florence’s Recommendation: Vitamin C Is Good for Your Face

This chemical is otherwise known as ascorbic acid. It naturally occurs in your skin. It has even been linked to collagen production. What is it? Vitamin C, of course! If you thought vitamin C was just something to take when you feel a cold coming on, guess again. This vitamin is really an antioxidant that [...]

By | July 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Going to the Beach? Here Are Some Tips to Protect Your Skin from the Sun

It’s summertime, and we are all heading to a favorite beach destination at some point to soak up the sun’s rays. However, this means giving some serious thought to how you are going to protect your skin. First of all, the damaging effects of the sun’s rays can lead to various health concerns, the greatest [...]

By | June 20th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Florence’s Recommendation: Protecting Your Lips During Colder Months

As the weather turns colder, many people prepare for moisturizer season by buying hand and body lotions to get their skin through the cold outdoor and dry indoor season. But the most delicate skin we have is sometimes overlooked. That’s the skin on our lips. Lips need special protection in winter from the cold, the [...]

By | October 29th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Are Chemical Peels Good for Your Pores and for Treating Blackheads?

Are you tired of seeing noticeable pores and blackheads when you look in the mirror? We would like to take a moment to address a common question that we are asked by our med-spa clients: “Are chemical peels good for my pores and for treating blackheads?” The short answer is yes, but we will take [...]

By | September 25th, 2018|Facials, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Florence’s Recommendation: Difference between Female and Male Skin Q&A

Q: Is there really a difference in female skin compared to male skin? Florence: Yes, definitely! Q: What are the differences? Florence: Due largely to the hormones produced by men, their skin tends to be about 20% thicker and typically possesses more collagen. Q: How does this difference affect female skin? Florence: As both sexes [...]

By | September 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

6 Things That Make Someone a Good Candidate for Eyelid Surgery

Eyelid surgery – also known as blepharoplasty – is a cosmetic procedure that involves the skin and fat of the upper and lower eyelids. The eyelids begin showing signs of a person’s age as early as in your 30s or 40s, and it continually progresses from there. This procedure is designed to turn back the [...]

By | August 17th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Regina’s Recommendation: Personalized Skin Care Tips: According to Your Skin Type

Have you ever been really excited about trying a new skin care product or technique, but it makes your break out or dries your face out? Chances are the product or technique you used wasn’t designed for your skin type. There are 5 different basic skin types and they all interact with products and techniques [...]

By | August 13th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Regina’s Recommendation: Importance of Wearing SPF Year Round

Q: I have struggled with uneven skin tone and dark spots for years. It seems to get worse in the summer. What can I do to help prevent dark spots and the signs of aging? Regina:  Thanks for the question and I know you are not alone. Many people reach out to me asking about [...]

By | July 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Botox: Is it Right for You?

Botox may be one of the most well-known, non-surgical cosmetic treatments out there. And although its name is widely recognized, many people overlook how regular use can not only look natural but also help you look younger in almost no time at all. Whether you are looking to shed the appearance of a few years [...]

By | June 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments