American Photon Lipo Centers’ physician-supervised staff offers noninvasive alternatives to liposuction and facelifts. Using BioSlim technology's red light, they can shrink fat cells during BioSculpt treatments or tighten skin during BioLift and BioRejuv treatments. The FDA-approved treatments yield similar results to their surgical equals, and they do so without the threat of scars, downtime, or hospital-room neighbors who lie awake plotting to steal your jello.
Ellehomme Holistic Med Spa soothes clients as soon as they step into its 4,000-square-foot realm, which is overseen by a medical director, registered nurses, and aestheticians. They specialize in cosmetic treatments, from injectables, such as Botox and Juvederm, to laser hair removal and other services that smooth skin and eschew sandpaper.
In one of the massage spa's five treatment rooms, licensed therapists plunder ligaments for stashes of stress, using more than five modalities such as reflexology and deep tissue. Terry-lined waffle robes and cozy spa slippers escort clients to treatments and the relaxation lounge, where they mentally prepare themselves for reentry into a society filled with stress and evil robots.
Cathy Cano wants The Skin Division to set a new standard. Dedicated to her clients' concerns both big and small, Cano keeps weekend hours and offers complimentary consultations to ensure questions are answered. Her services are designed to address any complexion need, from exfoliating microdermabrasions and chemical peels to laser resurfacing that finally erases marker mustaches. She performs more lasting procedures as well, including laser hair-removal treatments and permanent-makeup applications.
At Skinlogica Spa, plastic surgeon Dr. Stefan Mark Szczerba, MD, and his team of medical aestheticians custom tailor a range of spa, medical, and holistic therapies. For first time clients, the staff begins visit with a 20-minute consultation and skin analysis to help tailor treatments to each individual’s skin type, lifestyle, and amount of time they’ll be spending on expeditions to Mars. Skinlogica revitalizes skin with a range of services, from classic European and medical facials, to microdermasion and chemical peels. Aestheticians can also remove hair with waxing treatments, or add length to eyelashes for improved intelligibility when blinking in Morse code.
As a specialist in emergency medicine, Dr. Bradley Hulten relies on evolved technology to rejuvenate his clients' skin with minimal impact. A team of certified technicians joins him at Chicago Skin Solutions, where clients can smooth skin texture with pulsed-light Photorejuvenation treatments and exfoliate faces with crystal-powered microdermabrasion. In addition to making razors obsolete, laser treatments preempt the need for makeup, stockings, and invisibility cloaks by promoting firm, youthful skin unmarred by veins and rosacea.
Led by Doctor of Chiropractic Melvin D'Souza, the team at Chicagoland Laser Like Lipo help their clients trim down their tummies, thighs, or chins with noninvasive body-contouring treatments. Using a set of light-emitting paddles, the technicians here target localized deposits of fat cells, gently melting them away to promote slimmer silhouettes. This technology is appealing for many dieters, as it carries with it none of the risks of surgery or harmful pills.