Dr. Steven Yarinsky spruces up facial façades with an array of high-tech surgical and nonsurgical cosmetic procedures. After a five-year general-surgery residency, Dr. Yarinsky devoted two years to intensive study in cosmetic and reconstructive surgery. Every three years, he returns for 150 hours of additional schooling to brush up on the latest treatments. Whether he's working on the face, breasts, tummy, or antlers, the doctor strives to keep final results natural in an effort to bolster patients' confidence in their own beauty. Dr. Yarinsky performs all Botox and filler treatments. Alongside the doctor, a team of highly trained nurses, techs, and licensed massage therapists perform med-spa treatments such as laser procedures, BioMedic peels, and microdermabrasion.
In a house on tree-lined historic Union Street, board-certified vein specialist Dr. Fort eliminates unwanted spider and varicose veins by using an array of noninvasive techniques, such as traditional and foam sclerotherapy, laser therapy, and minimally invasive surgical solutions. Esthetic Laser Centre's medical esthetician, Amy Perka, focuses attention on faces, using different types of lasers to reduce hyperpigmentation and tone complexions, along with chemical peels and dermaplaning. The lasers are also used to banish unwanted hair.
American Tutu outfits pintsize aspiring royalty in fluffy, colorful, and dance- and play-ready tutus. Infants, toddlers, and school-age tykes can spin and twirl in the lime, aquamarine, and purple layers of diamond-net tulle belonging to the Under the Sea tutu ($30+) or practice pirouettes in a ballerina tutu ($30+) as pink as a flamingo whose mother decided to chaperone the junior-high dance.
During the approximately 10-minute Botox treatment, ophthalmologist Dr. David M. Kwiat injects the solution into foreheads and eye and mouth areas to smooth wrinkles, crow’s feet, and laugh lines. Botox goes to work quickly, relaxing the muscle underneath the skin in order to smooth visage lines and reduce the face’s envy of wrinkle-free pants for up to three months. The minimally invasive procedure uses fine needles, and 20 units typically treats one area.
Since its 1965 founding in Venice Beach, California, Gold's Gym has dotted the globe with more than 600 locations where professional athletes and exercise newbies gather under the umbrella of personal strength. Nearly 3.5 million Gold's members chart and aim for their fitness peaks, perspiring beneath the gaze of certified personal trainers or pedaling beside peers at cycling sessions. In a diverse lineup of group classes, patrons strengthen cores with Pilates, finger-paint pictures of ninjas in martial arts, and amp up heart rates along to the pulsating soundtracks of Les Mills routines. Many Gold's Gym locations stockpile futuristic amenities, such as cardio machines with individual iPod docks and televisions that help keep patrons motivated.