Medical esthetician and certified permanent makeup artist, Teresa Dulong has more than 25 years of experience in her filed. Teresa offers a variety of services, including microdermabrasion, chemical peels, photofacials, and skin-tightening treatments. Teresa also helps rejuvenate client appearances with more cosmetic-based services, including custom-blending foundation to suit individual skin tones and providing permanent makeup. In order to stay abreast of the constantly changing industry, Teresa attends conferences and seminars to learn new technology and deepen her skills.
Named Best Overall Spa 2011 by Spa Week, Eden Day Spa focuses on providing tranquil experiences for its clients. Featured in magazines such as Marie Claire, Vogue, and Shape, the boutique spa’s elegant interior is accented by flickering candles. The lengthy treatment menu includes waxing, microdermabrasion, holistic treatments such as reiki, and more than 15 types of massages that take place on heated tables. Aestheticians beautify the skin of women, men, and teens during more than a dozen facials, and manicures and pedicures refresh digits with Shellac, french tips, and organic polishes. As nails are painted, aromatherapy swirls around the mani-pedi room, where only the sounds of spa music and the chattering of one’s inner child will be heard.
With more than fifteen years of experience in the field of holistic medicine, Dr. Brazelia Lazzari leads Brazelia Med Spa in Boca Raton, which provides conventional and holistic medical services. It's her goal to assist patients with natural methods to restore equilibrium, while pinpointing ailments in order to treat their causes rather than just the symptoms. This methodology is shared by the other conventional doctors on staff, who are also holistic minded and oriented, striving to provide quality hands-on-care to each patient. The spa's diverse menu of services reflects Dr. Lazzari's background, including homeopathic medicine, acupuncture, and craniosacral therapy, whereas traditional spa services such as facials, body wraps, and waxes satisfy patron's aesthetic needs.
Executive-style seats at manicure stations, oversized white pedicure chairs, and softly lit, private treatment rooms—these are but a few of the calming beacons of comfort found inside QT Day Spa. The beauty haven offers a variety of services, including facials heightened by aromatherapy and warming hand mitts, as well as hot-stone massages, body scrubs, peels, and waxing treatments that can help clients become as hydrodynamic as a latex dolphin. The spa also enables better batting with eyelash extensions and gives manes new length with customized hair extensions.
Dr. Armando Pineda-Velez, the medical spa's captain, uses his 30-plus years of experience to help men and women combat Father Time with an assortment of anti-aging and weight-loss services. Dr. Pineda-Velez has trotted across the globe, learning and practicing numerous types of medicine including nuclear, internal, cosmetic, oncological, and naturopathic. Dr. Pineda-Velez's certified medical staff can speak English, Spanish, and Portuguese, which helps them better explain the benefits of Changing Time Medical Spa's brand-name products and why the sky is blue.
With almost two decades of experience, therapist Janine Glickman blends massage styles to soothe stress while fortifying the skin with essential oils from fruits, herbs, barks, spices, and seeds. Janine can also use electrology to stunt unwanted hair on the arms and legs, or she can wield MatrixIR technologies with lasers and bipolar frequencies that reduce wrinkles, scars, and goose bumps. For more extensive physical renovations, ultrasonic lipo-cavitation therapies noninvasively emulsify fat to contour bodies, allowing clients to fit into skinny jeans or a rich neighbor's trash can.
If a massage therapist is lulling their clients to occupy a relaxed state then they should be in that place of relaxation too. At least that’s how the owner of Miami Foot & Tea Bar feels. His staff of reflexology specialists not only takes care of their clients, they also take care of themselves with healthy lifestyles, ongoing massage training, and calm demeanors. “I can tell you, from knowing them personally, they have zero stress,” he says. They do have drive¬¬––each has studied with internationally known instructors to learn the intricacies of true reflexology. “Just by massaging your foot, they can tell you what your [health] problems are, and they can also help you heal,” he says.
The reflexologists on staff are not the only ones striving to promote holistic health. Tea specialists preside over a collection of more than 20 teas, each specially selected for its healing properties and its ability to calm screaming teapots. Based on consultations with clients and their reflexologists, tea gurus recommend brews to take home, including organic verbena mint, Taiwanese green, or Darjeeling black.