Smooth skin is regarded as a barometer of beauty, revered almost as much as a perfectly symmetrical face or a dewy, robust uvula. Polish your pores with this Groupon.
Choose Between Two Options
- $69 for one DermaSweep facial (a $125 value), plus a $20 gift certificate (a $145 total value)
- $159 for three DermaSweep facials (a $300 value), plus a $20 gift certificate (a $320 total value)
DermaSweep's particle-free microdermabrasion wand gently suctions the skin toward a tip fitted with tiny bristles, which sweeps away dead cells clogging the surface. An infusion selected for your skin type, such as hyaluronic acid or vitamin C, can soften and even out your complexion during the gentle 90-minute procedure.
D'Marie Skin Care
Roses line the driveway up to D'Marie Skin Care, which is tucked inside Shine Spa on a hill sheltered by eucalyptus trees. In a private chamber hidden in a magical wardrobe, aesthetician Denise Witt specializes in maintaining youthful looks with preventive skincare and judicious interventions with Ayur-Medic, Epicuren, and PCA Skin products. Her prudence stems from witnessing the effectiveness of gentle treatments made possible by technology, such as DermaSweep microdermabrasion that eschews harsh particles. "There's no need to do drastic things to the skin now," she points out in a 2010 interview with the Agoura Hills Patch. Her desire to match her clients' inner beauty to their appearance is longstanding, having manifested during her four-year turn as a personal trainer in the 1990s.
Today, an Esthetics degree from the Euphoria Institute of Beauty in Las Vegas helps her tailor skin and hair treatments to each client's poker face. Fourteen facials and peels combat aging using oxygen, warm enzymes, and botanicals including coconut and pumpkin, and all of them last at least a full hour.