Ayurveda
May22

Ayurveda

The Indian tradition of Ayurveda (eye-yor-vay-duh) is the world’s oldest known form of medicine. It is largely a preventive medicine and health care system that provides a clear and concise regimen for people to naturally restore balance and health in their minds and bodies. Read full story

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Non-Invasive Body Contouring
Apr02

Non-Invasive Body Contouring

Do you want a beautiful body right now?!  Technology such as focused ultrasound and a process called cryolipolysis have made it possible to remove small amounts of fat without cutting the skin and with very little recovery time.  Both are FDA-cleared procedures that can, when used on appropriate candidates, spot reduce and smooth unwanted bulges. Read full...

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Chemical Peels
Mar25

Chemical Peels

Chemical peels and dermabrasion work by removing layers of skin. The skin that grows back is often smoother, with fewer wrinkles and less discoloration. Chemical peels and dermabrasion can cause side effects. In general, however, when performed by experienced and knowledgeable providers, they are safe. Read whole...

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Personalized Medical Care at the Spa
Mar17

Personalized Medical Care at the Spa

“Personalized medicine” is as old as the concept of “medicine” itself; that is, tailoring medical treatment to the individual.  The observation of the individual through query and specific symptom discussion is a part of the “scientific method” itself.  The scope of care isn’t limited to pharmacology, biology, or some recent medical science discovery. Read full...

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Eyelash Enhancements
Mar03

Eyelash Enhancements

Lash extensions seem to be a “must have” right now, but are they for you?  The most common problems with extensions are: allergic reactions to the glue, a poorly applied set of lashes or an ill-informed consumer unable to care for the lashes. Furthermore, if you are an organic purist you should be informed that most lash glues contain formaldehyde. The formaldehyde is typically a byproduct of shipping and shelf life and not a primary...

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