Dr. Cheryl D. Bansal, a board-certified dermatologist, helms Medical & Aestheitc Dermatology, working to beautify the body’s largest organ—the skin—with a variety of treatments. Visitors can log some time in a light-therapy booth, inside which narrow-band UVB waves penetrate patients’ skin, alleviating conditions such as psoriasis and vitiligo. Instead of working over clients with a dough roller, Dr. Bansal can smoothen wrinkles with injections of Botox, Restylane, and other dermal fillers, or even remove moles.
Kristie’s Hair Design has seen many beauty experts come and go, but owner Jordan firmly believes that her current staff is the best of the best—after all, she calls them the “Dream Team.” Especially versed in ethnic hair types, their diverse and sophisticated talents include hair cutting and styling, weaves, natural braids, and texture treatments. Their finesse also extends to the rest of clients' images through makeup applications and eyebrow shaping treatments, which bring attention to features more effectively than photobombing the State of the Union address. Meanwhile, the staff’s team of barbers also provides custom, classic styles for men as well.
For more than 20 years, Integrated Bodywork Associates' mission is to help individuals overcome pain and discomfort related to tension and limited range of movement. To that end, they employ massage therapists that practice a diverse number of modalities during their signature massage. Meanwhile, therapeutic methods?such as deep-tissue massage, acupressure, aromatherapy, and myofascial massage?target specified complaints such as injuries incurred while playing sports or volunteering to stand in as a volleyball net.
When licensed massage therapist Dhanushka Gamage sees the body, he envisions a vertical line that runs down the middle of it. It’s this line he to which he attempts to realign the body in order to better stand up to gravity and maintain posture. This technique, called structural integration, is one of eight different massage modalities from which Dhanushka draws in alleviating soft tissue ailments, release tension, and recover from injury.
Signature Service: Massage
Staff Size: 2?10 people
Parking: Parking lot
Minimum Age Requirement: 18
Pro Tip: Drink plenty of water on a daily basis, especially after a massage.
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