Expectations About Extractions: Answering Your Questions

                        Although we perform many different kinds of facials at our skin spa in New York, extractions are a common denominator for the majority of them. Some people love the satisfying process of opening up pores, while other people dread the prospect of extractions because they think they have to hurt to be effective. The truth is that extractions don’t have to make .

How Does Summer Affect Your Skin?

                                Most people look forward to time off and travel in the summer, but for your skin, it’s no vacation. Sunlight, heat, and humidity can spell disaster for your skin during the summer months, but the good news is that you don’t have to take it lying down. With some preventative measures and the help of treatments from your .

Get Fresh-Faced for Fall with These Skin Care Tips

                          When the days start to get shorter and the temperatures start to get cooler, it’s not only time to reach for your favorite sweaters and boots but also time to give your skin care routine a seasonal overhaul. The tricks and techniques you were using to keep your glow going during the summer need to be swapped out for some fall-friendly .

FAQs About Microdermabrasion

If you have acne scarring, fine lines, discoloration, or just feel like your skin looks dull, then a microdermabrasion could be right for you. This treatment can be performed in a skin spa without any need for downtime. As you consider your skin care treatment options, here are the answers to some of the questions that might be on your mind about microdermabrasions. What exactly is a microdermabrasion? A microdermabrasion is a procedure that .

Setting the Facts Straight About Skin Care for Sensitive Skin

If you have sensitive skin, then you likely spend a great deal of time avoiding contact with skin care products and treatments that other people use regularly, from facials to retinols. In reality, having sensitive skin doesn’t mean you can’t have potent, effective anti-aging skin treatments or that you’ll never get to enjoy a day at the spa. The trick is picking the right products and working with a trained esthetician who can help .

Get Your Summer Glow on With Organic Sunless Tanning

For many people, summer isn’t summer without a great tan. Unfortunately, that glow you love after a day at the pool or the beach is not what it seems. In fact, if you have a tan, you have damaged skin. Over time, tanning increases your risk of skin cancer and also dramatically increases skin aging. However, your summertime tan doesn’t have to take a permanent vacation. With sunless tanning, you can get the look .

Delving into Your Questions About Deep Tissue Massage

Deep tissue massage is different than the more common form of Swedish massage most people are used to having. As the name suggests, it targets a deeper layer of tissue, which means that the experience can feel different and the results can be more profound. If you are considering having a deep tissue massage at your favorite skin care spa, here are the answers to some questions that may be on your mind. What .

Putting Your Best Face Forward with Fractora

With age comes wisdom—and maybe some skin sagging and discoloration. Few people are able to avoid the effects of sun damage, acne scarring, and aging on their skin, but that doesn’t mean you have to live with it. Fractora skin resurfacing dramatically reduces the signs of skin damage and aging, so you can reclaim your confidence and look as good on the outside as you feel on the inside. You could be just three .

Getting Summer-Weather Ready with Waxing

The temperatures are starting to climb, and that means shorts, tank tops, bathing suits, and of course, hair removal. If you’ve let your waxing regime hibernate for the winter, you’re not alone. Whether you’re a waxing regular or you’re just ready to ditch the razor, getting the facts before your session will help you get better results and have a more comfortable procedure as you get ready to kick off the summer season. Waxing .

Your Guide to Cellulite

  Your Guide to Cellulite  Do you have cellulite? If you do, you’re definitely not alone! Cellulite is as common as it is annoying—and it can seem like you’ll never get rid of it completely. The good news is that you don’t have to worry about finding ways to hide your cellulite forever. Learning more about this type of fat, as well as what you can do to get rid of it, can help .