How Winter Affects Your Skin

Winter affects our skin for a number of reasons: Humidity is low both indoors and outdoors. Longer hot showers. Long exposure to artificial heat. Exposure to cold weather. Rich but not so healthy comfort food choices. Hibernation (sedentarism). All of these factors can really affect the water and oil barrier of the skin, called the…

Fall is the Perfect Time to Start your Laser & Chemical Treatments

Written by Nicole Hackett, Master Esthetician Fall has officially arrived and it’s time to schedule your appointments for PicoSure, Laser Hair Removal, and VI Peel! Now that the kids are back in school and vacation is over it’s time for you to take care of your skin. We always recommend starting your laser & chemical peel treatments in the…

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VI Peel Combination Therapies

Written by Nicole Hackett, Master Esthetician   VI Peel is an excellent chemical peel that is suitable for ALL skin types! Many people fear chemical peels because of how painful they think it might be… however, the VI Peel is virtually pain free because it has powerful numbing agents in the solution. These are specifically designed…

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What Is Milia?

Written by Nicole Hackett, Master Esthetician Do you have little white bumps on your face that look like whiteheads, but nothing comes out when you try to pop them? If that is the case, you probably have Milia. These tiny white or yellow cysts occur when keratin becomes trapped beneath the surface of the skin and…