Dr. Shannon Ginnan has spent the past decade honing his understanding of aesthetic and laser medicine, and he was even an educator for Palomar and Cynosure technologies. Now he operates Medalase Aesthetic Centers, which?was named Northern Virginia Magazine's best med spa in 2014.
As the name suggests, Dr. Ginnan's clinic is home to a slew of laser treatments, from fractional skin resurfacing to photo rejuvenation to laser hair removal. He and his team also use lasers to contour bodies during laser-liposuction treatments or rely on a vibrating cannula to do the job during Tickle Lipo procedures. Other popular treatments include dermal fillers and Botox injections, which make clients look young enough to join a high school sports team.
Utilizing the latest advances in aesthetic technology, Belleza Lase's technicians help clients combat common skincare concerns, all without resorting to invasive medical procedures. The center's Alma Harmony cosmetic laser system can treat a wide range of skin and hair types, such as zapping away unwanted hair or reducing the appearance of unsightly spider veins. IPL photofacials rejuvenate faces by using pulsed light energy to treat hyperpigmented blemishes?such as age spots and rosacea?and stimulate collagen production. Additionally, Belleza Lase's technicians perform skin-resurfacing facials to reduce signs of wrinkles, acne scars, and unnoticed pizza stains. These procedures tend to require significantly less healing time than traditional ablative laser facials.
Since graduating from Dhaka Medical College Hospital in 1972, board-certified doctor Shaukat Jahan has been honing her skills practicing medicine—with a focus on her specialty, gynecology. Certified and trained in both Britain and the U.S., Dr. Jahan is well-equipped to help her patients. In her well-appointed offices, she can assist with prenatal care and deliver newborns as safely as a stork equipped with a seatbelt and airbag. She also provides family-planning services and helms laser surgeries. For international patients’ convenience, Dr. Jahan can speak in Bengali, Hindi, Persian, Spanish, and Urdu during appointments.
The aestheticians at Elume Medical Spa work to address skin's problems, including fine lines and blemishes, using advanced med-spa technology and meticulous traditional skincare services. The skin experts use products from brands such as Obagi and Physician’s Choice, which draw from natural botanicals to plump skin by boosting collagen production, drench skin in moisture, and close up pores with oil-busting acids and by feeding them sticky peanut butter. More advanced skincare solutions include IPL lasers and SkinTyte therapy to help minimize fine lines and eradicate signs of sun damage.
During her 29-year tenure, Dr. Sadhna N. Singh has refined her skills as an obstetrician and gynecologist. She recently began performing cosmetic procedures, and her service list has expanded to include laser hair removal using a Lumenis LightSheer Duet, a large-spot-sized laser assisted by a vacuum that minimizes pain and eliminates the need for anethesia. Laser Institute at Fairfax is a sister organization of Parma Spa in Tysons.