Technicians at Clearly Beautiful Nails use the 1064 Yag Laser to painlessly rid feet of infections, warts, and nail fungus. In addition to treating toes, the office rents and sells laser units and also creates foot-centered marketing materials for display in waiting rooms.
After Emile Bouari lost 40 pounds, he was inspired to found Bouari Clinic and help others achieve the same results. Today, the clinic's several locations have assisted over 30,000 people in achieving their weight-loss goals with FDA-registered supplements and prescriptions. Bouari, along with a coalition of medical directors who oversee individual clinics, lends a supportive helping hand to clients without resorting to intense exercise regimes or fad diets consisting of celery-scented mist.
Operated by the Gupta Institute for Integrative Medicine, Zenquility Medi-Spa offers both total relaxation and therapeutic pain relief. In a room with heated massage tables, a backlit waterfall, and flameless candles, couples de-stress together as a certified massage therapist loosens muscles and softens skin with a chocolate-peppermint- or rose-scented body butter. To ease chronic discomfort, staffers customize sports and prenatal massages, and they perform a medicated massage with a topical formula created by board-certified pain-management physician Rajan Gupta.
Even though Dr. Keith Radbill is a doctor of both cosmetic and family medicine, clients won't find any scalpels or sutures at Relax Laser Med Spa. Instead, Dr. Radbill and his team use minimally invasive lasers to remove unwanted hair, tighten skin, and clear up toenail fungus. His office also houses numerous nonsurgical techniques to reduce wrinkles, making faces the envy of linen suits everywhere. Each treatment approaches the task differently; Laser Genesis treatments ramp up collagen production, dermal fillers plump up the skin from underneath, and Botox unfolds lines between the eyes with targeted relaxation of facial muscles.
Donna Scott has been to the Oscars. Though she's not a thespian, the longtime medical aesthetician and certified laser skincare expert transported her handpicked products and know-how to the Academy Awards earlier this year, setting up shop at the Donna Scott Celebrity Spa Lounge. Scott, the recipient of InStyle magazine's Beauty Black Book distinction for the best facials in Philadelphia, delivers results by grounding her treatments in science. Where Philadelphia specifically lauds her glycolic peel with vitamin C, noting that it yields "remarkably brighter skin" by lifting away superficial cells. Scott has performed this and other rejuvenating treatments for celebrities at New York Fashion Week and the MTV Movie Awards, but she spends most of her time enhancing the natural beauty of everyday people, such as working moms who have reared spelling-bee champions. By customizing a suite of products for each individual, she treats and assuages skin issues such as rosacea, acne, and hyperpigmentation.
Lauded live on Dr. Oz for reducing inflammation and helping patients manage pain, Cryotek's Cryosauna envelopes clients in an open-top standup booth that surrounds the body with temperatures up -250 degrees Fahrenheit. Cryotek's researchers believe this exposure to cold—known as cryotherapy—during two- to three-minute sessions delivers many positive effects, including aiding clients with weight loss, cellulite reduction, and injury recovery. They also claim the Cryosauna supports other areas of physiological and even psychological health including reducing inflammation from arthritis, soothing irritation from psoriasis, reducing stress, and restoring libido. An FAQ page addresses queries ranging from what the treatment feels like to how it differs from kissing a snowman.