The husband-wife team behind Salon Gianna founded the high-ceilinged spa space to fund research for rare childhood diseases after their daughter—the salon's namesake—was diagnosed with a congenital cell-growth disorder. The salon's aestheticians pamper guests with a range of services and use the proceeds to support work at the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute. Éminence organic facials nourish skin with ingredients both potent and natural, such as the clear-skin facial's probiotic yogurt mask or the paprika and fruit-acid exfoliant of the anti-aging facial.
Invigorating scrubs and body wraps extend skincare to the entire physique, reenergizing skin as much as jogging through a coffee storm. Massage therapists lull tense muscles into a relaxed state with deep-tissue and Swedish techniques, and nail technicians dress up hands and feet with chic Rockstar toes or long-lasting shellac polish. Stylists can customize tresses with new hues and cuts or remove unwanted strands during waxing sessions.
At Jacobo Physical Therapy, the experts don't just alleviate ailments, such as back pain and arthritis. They also educate clients about their diagnoses, which allows clients to take an active role in treatment and aftercare. Jacobo Physical Therapy's treatments also extend beyond its namesake service. The team aids clients in weight loss with personal training and metabolic testing and pampers physiques with spa-like services, which range from deep-tissue massages to microdermabrasion treatments.
Beautiful Skin’s aestheticians gently combat unsightly skin problems, from acne to fine lines or sun damage. They exfoliate away dead skin cells with a microdermabrasion wand and apply chemical peels that remove the top layers of damaged skin. Hairy faces lighten up with waxing services, and pampered bodies can relax during massages with deep-tissue and karate chop techniques.
From haircare to henna, the beauty specialists at Afsheen Aesthetics N Salon cater to a wide range of aesthetic needs. Facial services, such as microdermabrasion treatments and chemical peels, refresh skin, whereas makeup services beautify clients for special occasions. Threading and waxing services are also available.
LA Laser and Skin Center's board-certified dermatologist Dr. Daniel Taheri decorates his office with a Valentine Honor, the most prestigious award bestowed upon a UCLA Medical School graduate. A tenacious academic after graduation, he has published more than 25 articles in scientific journals and authored a tome, Practical Management of Skin Cancer, which medical schools use in their curricula, and high school cafeterias boil down into lunches. The Center reaps the benefits of Dr. Taheri's continued diligence, with special departments for skin-cancer management and medical dermatology. Beauty is also cultivated at the cutting edge. Surgery restores battered hands or shapes alluring contours into monuments to the hourglass, and FDA-cleared lasers rejuvenate complexions. The Center is also among the first to try new cosmetic procedures, such as Ultherapy, an FDA-approved noninvasive facelift that has been featured in press outlets such as Vogue, Harper's Bazaar, In Style, and CBS's The Early Show. Dr. Taheri demonstrates his expertise at eight LA Laser and Skin Centers in California and Nevada, and shares professional insights on television networks including CNN and NBC, clips of which you can see on the Center's YouTube channel.