The Spa at Pure Salon is powered by the certified skills of massage therapist Nikki Sanders and aesthetician Rachel Sauls. After earning their stripes working at high-end spas throughout the Raleigh area, the duo settled down and opened its own luxury oasis. In addition to a certification in LaStone therapy, Nikki claims expertise in an array of massage modalities, including deep-tissue techniques and prenatal massage. Rachel's multifaceted knowledge of skincare has led her to discover and employ upscale Osmosis skincare products, which enhance facial treatments with DNA repair technology. The pair conspires to reward its most loyal clients, granting discounts to regular customers or to those who guess the correct number of freckles that have visited the spa over the years.
At Natural Beauty Clinique, trained technicians contour the body and tighten the skin with noninvasive radio-frequency technology. The oscillating waves heat tissue beneath the skin to coax the fluids and lunch money out of fat cells. The technology is also used for anti-aging procedures, such as face and neck lifts, thanks to its galvanizing effect on collagen production.
Dr. Christopher Plate, the founder of Select Wellness Center, took an early interest in anatomy and physiology, but couldn't quite settle on a career path. That all changed the day he heard the founder of Parker College of Chiropractic give a talk about chiropractic care.
After graduating from Parker College of Chiropractic more than a decade ago, Dr. Plate established his own clinic in an effort to ameliorate all manner of bodily woes with traditional and advanced chiropractic care. Here clients find relief from allergies and routine aches with laser-based treatments as well as weight loss solutions. The latter falls under the doctor's Frisco Fat Loss center where Vevazz laser treatments slim bodies by frees fatty acids from cells so that they can spend more time pursuing their hobbies.
Featured on programs such as The Dr. Oz Show and Good Morning America, Aqualipo’s water-assisted fat-removal system sneaks under skin to steal away lipid collections from designated body geography. Licensed physicians Dr. Jeffrey Caruth and Dr. Mauricio Giraldo photograph, mark, and sketch abstract self-portraits on the client's problem area before applying local anesthetic and cutting a small incision to reach the fat layer. Pulsing water jets then flush out fatty tissue with a sterile fluid, evicting lipids without stressing surrounding muscles, nerves, or other tissues. Unlike traditional liposuction, Aqualipo treatments require no general anesthesia and typically last 30–45 minutes, leaving most patients ready for discharge 15 minutes after completion. Clients can expect faster results and less intense side effects—such as swelling, bruising, and uncontrollably transmitting ham-radio signals—than those caused by conventional liposuction procedures.
A philosophy of customized, targeted care guides Laserium Med Spa's stalwart staff, who devise unique programs of medical and aesthetic treatments that hone in on specific body areas to optimize clients' results. Technicians continuously stay abreast of modern technology, inspiring smooth, svelte physiques with state-of-the-art techniques such as VelaShape cellulite reduction, laser lipo, and the LightSheer system of laser hair removal, which treats all skin types and tones and hair colors. During cleansing glycolic peels and microdermabrasions, aestheticians harness powerful, medical-grade skincare products to tackle common skin conditions ranging from acne and aging signs to vestigial third ears.
Dr. Jeff Angobaldo goes out of his way to personally meet with every person who comes into Renaissance Plastic Surgery, whether they're considering a nip, tuck, or Botox. At other clinics these consultations are often performed by a physician’s assistant or scarecrow in a lab coat, but Dr. Angobaldo believes in the importance of getting to know his patients and understanding their beauty goals. He’s able to whittle away unwanted bulges with liposuction and put sagging features back into place with eyelid lifts and full facelifts. In his spare time, he offers his pro bono services to under-privileged patients in need of reconstructive work and travels to locales such as Bolivia and Haiti to donate his medical expertise to humanitarian efforts.