Cosmetic surgeon Charles Gonzalez-Rivera enhances patients' beauty with minimally invasive procedures that leave little to no scarring. The renowned doctor makes regular appearances in the media and at scientific conferences, and currently divides his time at GL Clinic between patient care and clinical research. Dr. Gonzalez-Rivera has trained with some of the top figures in the industry, including one of the developers of the SmartLipo treatment and an expert on the minimally invasive face-lift.
In addition to cosmetic procedures, the doctor specializes in minimally invasive vein treatments, including an innovative surgery known as endovenous laser therapy. His interest in all forms of anti-aging medicine has led him to create customized medical weight-loss programs and offer nutritional and platelet-rich plasma therapy. Dr. Gonzalez-Rivera and his team also foster youthful beauty through nonsurgical aesthetic procedures, using laser technology to remove hair and radiofrequency energy to firm skin or prank call passing truckers.
When Andrea Fittipaldi, a native of Brazil, moved to the United States, she noticed many waxing salons did not practice authentic Brazilian waxing techniques. To fill the demand, she opened Beauty & Waxing studio, which offers authentic Brazilian waxes alongside body and face waxes. Andrea uses a creamy, hard wax that causes less pain and irritation than some other waxes due to its composition of shea butter, aloe, jojoba oil, and alpha bisabolol, which has a soothing, cooling effect on the skin.
Aside from waxing services, Andrea performs permanent-makeup procedures for those who have lost their eyebrows, those who find it difficult to apply makeup, and those who simply don’t have the time to apply makeup on a daily basis. Her menu of beauty services also includes below-the-belt skincare treatments, ear candling, and eyelash extensions.
Men and women both rid themselves of unwanted body hair at Brazilian Waxing By Sisters. The Sisters aestheticians work quickly to minimize pain, using Brazilian hard wax to lift away stray hairs, leaving the skin beneath supple and smooth. Sunny yellow walls, with bright-colored butterfly accents create a happy, serene atmosphere without installing flowerbeds in the floors.
The folks behind Tropicalaser view laser hair removal as a necessity, not an indulgence. That's why, like a doctor's office, they try to accommodate as many clients as they can. To swiftly and safely shed unwanted hair, they use lasers from reputable companies such as Lumenis, Candela, and Cynosure. On-staff medical directors and laser technicians implement strict protocol to maintain responsible use. Laser-hair removal is available for both men and women, and the equipment Tropicalaser uses can accommodate all skin types. Other services offered include tattoo removal and skin rejuvenation treatments.