A board-certified dermatologist with more than 30 years of skin-buffering experience, Dr. Westfried curbs epidermal distresses for men and women. Carboxytherapy, a 15- to 30-minute cosmetic treatment, scrubs stains out of your spirit suit. During this procedure, small doses of heated medical carbon dioxide are injected into stubborn stretch marks, stimulating new circulation. Skin-gussying gusts of oxygen then blow into the stretch mark and broken collagen is thought to begin repairing itself, using nothing more than scotch tape and Charleston Chew filling. The treatment works on most skin tones, and smooth-seekers should start to see results within weeks with little to no downtime or side effects. Each hide-healing session must be performed two to four weeks apart.
While lasers are normally portrayed as the tools of evil geniuses, the experienced technicians at SilkAndSheer use them for good. Free consultations help the staff prescribe the proper treatment, which may include laser hair removal, a service that permanently reduces hair by destroying the follicle and impeding regrowth. SilkAndSheer also uses laser energy to rejuvenate skin and treat imperfections such as acne, pigmentation, and stubborn milk mustaches.
Doctor of Chiropractic James A. Di Giuseppi supervises all treatments performed at Skin Beauty Laser Center, from hair-zapping sessions to body-contouring procedures. He performs his treatments with an arsenal of lasers, including the Cutera Titan, which works to tighten lax skin and rebuild depleted collagen stores, as well as the Cutera Genesis, which combats fine lines, acne scarring, and red splotches. Beauty injections and dermal fillers offer a temporary fix to aesthetic issues such as crow's feet and frown lines due to working at a movie theater that only plays Old Yeller.
Board certified in plastic and reconstructive surgery, Dr. Joseph Racanelli smoothens wrinkled faces with nonsurgical Botox treatments. Delivered by injection, the FDA-approved medicine curbs the nerve impulses responsible for the creation of frown lines and crow’s feet upon the face. Twenty units can be used to treat one area of choice to temporarily reduce the appearance of moderate-to-severe frown lines and compulsive smirks in clients aged 18–65. Treatment takes approximately 30–60 minutes, and results can last up to four months or until the Greek goddess Hebe stops playing video games and gets back to business.
Salon Da Noi's spa treatments soothe the human surface area, energizing and relaxing the body simultaneously. The base level of Da Noi's pyramid of pampering is the antioxidant body mask—a circulation-stimulating wrap for the soul-chassis that promotes skin rejuvenation with a blend of antioxidants. Ascend to level two of luxurious skin smoothing with the signature facial, a completely customized facial treatment personalized to the every need of your unique facescape—deep cleaning, exfoliating, and bulldozing unauthorized road signs of aging as needed. For a therapeutic trip down spa lane, opt for the massage combo and enjoy the soothing and smoothing effects of a 55-minute Swedish massage. Da Noi's therapists use a combination of classic flowing massage strokes, kneading, rubbing, and pure essential-oils or creams to relieve tension and stress in mind, body, and credit rating.
Variety is the best word to describe the menu at Bay Ridge Diner, where breakfasts kick off with dishes such as eggs Benedict and more than 20 styles of omelets. French toast and pancakes join in, flanked by other breakfast favorites such as belgian waffles and homemade muffins. Chefs stack up more than 60 varieties of sandwiches, ranging from the Louisiana-style crab-cake sandwich to the london broil sandwich and the roast-beef-and-swiss triple decker. They also craft classic American plates such as homestyle meatloaf and Italian entrees including spaghetti bolognese and jumbo-shrimp parmigiana. Customers can eat in, pickup, or have their food delivered so as not to interrupt any staring contests.
At the Manhattan and Brooklyn branches of European Style Aesthetics, Dr. Irina Feldbein and Regina Aybinder help clients get the skin, smiles, and silhouettes they want. Dr. Feldbein, a cosmetic dentist and fascial aesthetics professional tends to the whole face, from a client's laugh lines to their smile. She tops teeth with "one-hour crowns" that swiftly fill in for damaged chompers, and administers cosmetic injectables. Meanwhile, Aybinder, a medical aesthetician and medical laser technician, revamps skin with peels and high-tech laser treatments. She also banishes cellulite with body contouring treatments, and creates customized skin care treatments for her clients and pet armadillos.