The benefit of a facial is to achieve your healthiest and best skin possible, we have created our skin care menu based on skin type and skincare concerns.Skin therapists are trained and certified to help treat, analyze, explain and prescribe to achieve visible and beneficial results for you.
Protocol during a treatment: We ask that skincare forms are filled out, for your comfort we provide strapless robes to change into prior to your treatment. Lighting is dimmed and relaxing music help create a space to relax.
When choosing a Skin Treatment:
Run your fingers gently over your face, if it feels rough and easily flakes, is dry, reddens easily, feels tight and slightly itchy, select a Sensitive or Hydra Facial.
If it feels bumpy and has enlarged pores, pron to break out, shiny, has hyperpigmentation due to sun or hormones choose a Hydra Facial, Microdermabrasion, Acne & Decongesting, Photo Facial.
ANTI AGING FACIAL $125
Beneficial for Mature Skin suffering from hormonal changes, fine lines due to dehydration slow cell turnover and hyperpigmentation. During this targeted treatment exfoliation of redundant dead skin cells is key to boost cell renewal, repair damaged cells and brighten skins complexion. Anti oxidants along with facial wands are used to reduce puffiness, increase circulation and promote blood flow to the skins surface leaving the skin rejuvenated.
SENSITIVE SKIN FACIAL $105
Beneficial for dehydrated skin that suffers from flaky, itchy and tight feeling skin. The goal of this treatment is to restore the lipid barrier by replenishing and nourishing the epidermis and locking in water. Dehydrated skin can lead to high sensitivity and irritation, along with the Ultramarines Calming line from Dermalogica, this facial will give relief and protection that your skin is in need of.
ACNE & DECONGESTION FACIAL $105
You do not need to have pimples or be a certain age to have congested skin however it is commonly associated with teens and menopause and is often seen (felt) on the chest, shoulders and back as well as the face.
Congestion is a term used to describe skin which has clogged pores. These are seen as blackheads and whiteheads. Blackheads are when the solidified oil is clogged in the pore and looks like a black dot and whiteheads are the deeper ones, harder to treat and not accessible through the pore.
The overall cause is,
A build-up of excess oil & sebum
Dead cells which are produced constantly as our cells turnover
Environmental pollution and the daily dirt
Toxins being expelled by the body via your sweat
Makeup & Skin care
Products that are not well suited for your skin
TEEN CLEAN FACIAL $70
Teenage Skin needs special attention and teens need to be educated on good skin care habits and the importance of not picking.
Using the Skincare line formulated for teen skin 'Clear Start', this facial is based on cleaning out clogged pores and blackheads.
This Treatment is ideal for congested, clogged and normal to oily skin types that are pro to breaking out or are starting to show signs of aging.
Mechanical exfoliation and suction of dead skin cells help with removal of stubborn blackheads and absorbtion of skin care products. Your skin is left feeling clean, light and glowing.
IPL SKIN TREATMENTS
PHOTO FACIAL & ACNE LASER TREATMENT
When to consider an IPL treatment?
If you want to improve the look of your skin without undergoing a full surgical procedure
If you have redness, brown spots or scarring on your skin.
If you would like to reduce pore size, fine wrinkles and improve skin texture.
How is the treatment performed?
Prior to your treatment a medical health form is filled out followed by a consultation.
A handheld device is pressed against the skin with a built in crystal that has a diameter of 2.5x2.5 inches. The crystal has a built in cooling system that cools to -8 degrees so it is cold to the touch. This feature makes the treatment very tolerable. The pulse of light is administered to target the melanin in the skin.
How does IPL light based treatments target hyperpigmentation?
IPL stands for Intense Pulsed Light. It's also known as IPL laser treatment or photo rejuvenation and is a popular treatment for pigmentation, redness and skin texture and tone. As a redness and rosacea treatment, it works by using the light energy to target blood vessels underneath the outer layer of skin.
Prior to your treatment avoid the following:
creams or other products that contain vitamin A, such as RetinA, or glycolic acid
PHOTO FACIAL $175
Laser treatments using IPL light target melanin in the skin in the form unwanted sun spots. Spots are cauterized and naturally shed leaving a more even skin complexion.
ACNE LASER TREATMENT $99
Cystic acne feeds off of a bacteria the IPL laser can destroy safely resulting in less redness and breakouts.