At The Laser Vein Center of Connecticut, vascular surgeon Dr. Richard Margules, MD, FACS, draws upon 32 years of experience to treat spider and varicose veins with a variety of techniques. As a fellow of the American College of Surgeons and an assistant clinical professor of surgery at University of Vermont, Dr. Margules is uniquely qualified to assess venous issues and recommend the appropriate course of action. His expertise has helped bring relief to marathon runners, landscapers, living statues, and other people who are always on their feet. Techniques that include everything from compression stockings to minimally invasive laser therapy ensure he can find a treatment option to suit any lifestyle.
Though aesthetician Karen Fisher knows how to care for every facial feature, glamorizing her clients' eyes is what she truly loves to do. Karen creates alluring, come-hither eyes by building up women's natural lashes with a range of long-lasting treatments. She specializes in NovaLash extensions, which lengthen natural lid fringe with a subtle, dramatic, or cat-eye look for up to two months. Meanwhile, her professional applications of semi-permanent mascara leave lashes curled, voluminous, and lusciously dark for up to two weeks without smearing or dissolving in collisions with cold-cream tanker trucks.
Rubbing muscles in the same direction as the blood flowing to the heart, massage therapist use the various techniques in Swedish massage to promote overall wellness and relaxation. This stands as just one of the several diverse massage styles available at Essence of Life, which offers both massage therapy and holistic care.
Ron McKnight, licensed massage therapist and owner of The Center for Therapeutic Massage and Athletics, honed his muscle manipulation skills working on Olympians in Barcelona, Atlanta, and Athens. His deft hands seek out injury-prone areas of the anatomy on the sporty and stationary alike and attempt to prevent strains and third-degree charley horses. He has been known to ease the pain of headaches, muscle spasms, and stiff necks, and is so dedicated to improving overall wellness that he offers hearing and cognitive-assessment testing to ensure his clients are in peak physical condition.
Backed by nearly three decades of practice in the local community, board-certified physician Michael Michell helms Somers Cosmetic & Laser Center's team of aestheticians and cosmetic specialists. Dr. Mitchell’s crew performs a comprehensive arsenal of medically inspired aesthetic services, including spider-vein treatments and laser hair removal. The doctor himself administers beauty injections such as Botox and Juvéderm and summons his extensive medical know-how to develop powerful facials that erase blemishes, flush dirt from pores, and wipe cheeks clean of Mom’s embarrassing lipstick marks.
Don't be fooled by its tranquil atmosphere and invigorating scents—Natural Balance LLC is no day spa. Owner Trish Eastwood and her team of seven certified therapists possess years of training in therapeutic massage and take a serious approach to their profession. Each no-nonsense massage incorporates ample communication in order for the specialists to ease their clients' particular knots and painful spots with deep kneads, gliding strokes, and nimble fingers. To enhance relaxation sessions, steamed towels, hot stones, and aromatic essential oils warm the muscles and invigorate the senses much like a nap in a bread oven.