At Prescriptive Facial Aesthetics, a slate of clinical skincare treatments forms an umbrella of care over problematic complexions. Angie Kearns, LCA incorporates glycolic, lactic, and salicylic acids into custom blends for chemical peels, which join diamond-tip microdermabrasion treatments to draw out rosy color, diminish blemishes, and soften fine facial lines that attempt to resemble their bearer's spirit animal. Obagi and PCA products add nourishing ingredients to the skincare treatments, and Juvederm, Botox, and Radiesse injections from Susan Canafax, FNP leave faces smooth and youthful.
The technicians at Regal Nails pamper hands and feet with manicures, pedicures, and stylish synthetic tips. Upgraded deluxe mani-pedis include exfoliation and soothing massage, whereas quickie express pedicures cover the basics of nail shaping, cuticle grooming, and polish. In addition to these nail services, the beauty pros offer waxing, lash tinting, and eyelash extensions.
Led by Doctor of Chiropractic William Ross—a former secondary teacher—Excellence in Health's team of licensed massage therapists combine their expertise to target chronic pain, stress, and wellness issues with a comprehensive range of drug-free treatments. They also outfit the office with advanced rehab equipment, such as mechanical-intermittent traction and flexion distraction tables that relieve the discomfort of herniated discs or sore necks resulting from constantly looking upwards to avoid falling anvils.
Nicole Keane is an explorer. Hiking, biking, skiing, and snowboarding complement the licensed massage therapist's professional journeys into the tense muscles of clients, and she's showcased her healing craft at locales across the globe. During myofascial-release and trigger-point sessions, Nicole works diligently to locate the snarled striations that radiate pain. Then with deep, focused pressure and strategic stretches, she dissolves the pesky knots so they become one with the body. Prenatal massages safely and gently address the physical stresses particular to mothers-to-be, and structural-integration sessions combine several modalities to bring the body's posture and alignment back into balance. Susan Wong?a licensed massage therapist in her own right?joins Nicole at Gratitude Healing Arts for one day each week, bringing along her extensive knowledge of medical massage and other manual therapy techniques, including lymphatic drainage.
Embody Health & Wellness Center LLC's massage and chiropractic services may seem nearly endless, but they all work toward a common goal: relieving pain. Medical massage eases kinks associated with illness, whereas acupressure unblocks internal energy, which may be causing aches. Reflexology blends massage and pressure-point work to boost overall wellness, and lymphatic-drainage massage releases fluids that contribute to inflammation.
Advanced-practice nurse Leeanne Mercier specializes in keeping women healthy, but she also focuses on their personal comfort. After 20 years of providing preventative healthcare to the indigenous women of the arctic, Mercier opened her own clinic for women's health in 2004. She now owns All About You Medical Spa, where she takes an individualized approach to beauty and wellness. Aestheticians put patients at ease with advanced training in services such as cosmetic injectables, skin-tightening derma-roller treatments, and nonsurgical liposuction sessions.
In the turquoise-walled Thai room, Asian-inspired art and lush tapestries create a cozy, welcoming backdrop for women's wellness exams. The reception area is no less comforting—a cushy red sofa sprawls beside a wood-framed fireplace, whose flame-fed light mingles with rays from the sparkling chandelier overhead. The massage room also features a fireplace, along with a painting depicting a window-like view into an exotic landscape.