Jan J. Weisberg, M.D., Facial Enhancement's licensed medical director, Jan Weisberg, and staff help unfasten unwanted body hair during noninvasive IPL treatments. Through the IPL handpiece, intense pulses of light bombard melanin in the hair follicle, helping transform furry areas into smooth skin and clingy tweezers into tuning forks. Treatment times and results will vary depending on the area treated and hair-growth cycles.
Since its publishing debut in 2007, Shelby County Life has been chronicling local happenings with photos and articles about the people and settings of Shelby County. As the only full-color publication in the county, the magazine zeros in on the meaning of community and the properties of the rainbow. The first week of each month, anxiously waiting reader doorsteps receive an issue brimming with articles on local school events, personal stories of county residents, and an assortment of noteworthy bits about everyday life in Shelby County. Keep up with the happenings in the vicinity from the coziness of the couch while the postman reliably delivers 12 issues a year, from the snows of January through the mistletoe monsoons of December.
As an intimately sized Aveda concept salon and day spa, Joli Salon follicularly pampers guests with Aveda products for chic mane molding and radiant lock illumination. Following a shampoo and style ($30), newly sculpted dome cords are silkefied with a Purescription conditioning treatment ($25) and a scalp massage ($15 for 15 minutes) to soothe any skulls stressed out from being constantly manhandled by gloomy Danish princes.
During Skin Secrets' crystal-free microdermabrasion peel, a skilled technician uses a diamond-tipped wand to exfoliate the skin, gently polishing away age spots, sun damage, fine lines and wrinkles, and even mild acne scarring. To keep idle hands and feet from growing restless and sabotaging facial fun, a hydrating paraffin hand treatment, rejuvenating foot mask, and soothing hand and foot massage are included in the treatment, leaving all five of the body's extremities coddled, soothed, and smoothed. The comfy confines of Skin Secrets' studio boast soft lighting and cozy furnishings, creating an inviting atmosphere for clients to relax and unwind before every skin-rejuvenating experience.
Inspired by cultural traditions from around the globe, ayurVida’s holistic health and beauty services promote physical and emotional healing using products blended from raw fruits, oils, and honey. The spa’s close-knit team of state-licensed massage therapists and cosmetologists employs organic, natural, or vegan products in each service. Massages and body treatments incorporate a wide range of modalities, and ayurVida also offers custom-blended vegan foundation, blush, and eye shadows.
At Waldman Schantz Plastic Surgery, Dr. Waldman and Dr. Schantz perform elective surgeries ranging from face-lifts to liposuction. They also lead a team of aesthetic specialists that improves appearances with less invasive strategies, such as facial peels and alerting clients to mustard on their collars. Lasers can be enlisted for myriad reasons, from removing hair to fading unwanted tattoos.
A fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine, Dr. Susan E. Neil harnesses her medical training and powerful lasers to deforest epidermises. The IPL hair-removal system emits light in a wider range of wavelengths than most lasers, giving Dr. Neil the leeway to customize treatments based on skin type. Defuzz upper lips, chins, or underarms ($450) or ready bikini lines for beach parties or Nobel Prize– acceptance speeches ($650). Depending on the amount of hair and the strength of force fields around the patient, the treatment can vary in length.