Stationed inside Wildflower Salon, Whittney Patterson works her beautifying magic with the help of shears and dyes. Whittney taps into her styling prowess to transform men into dapper gents, women into belles, and disobedient teddy bears into shag rugs. Building from the basic cuts, she also offers a full spectrum of color treatments and enhances looks via hair extensions and facial waxing.
W. Ross Ryan and his staff undergo continuing education in order to perform the preventive treatments they believe can steer patients clear of future dental disease. In the clinic, they preemptively perform exams, x-rays, and routine cleanings and also apply coats of sealant and fluoride. Dr. Ryan can also send patrons home with custom whitening trays. He regularly attends dental conventions to stay up to date on these services or to hang out with somebody who doesn’t think the word mandibular is hilarious.
Sometimes a setback becomes a catalyst for change. When Jessica Chase lost her hearing, then regained it following a risky surgery, she decided it was time to quit her day job and fulfill her dream of going back to school to become an aesthetician. Today, Chase administers expert beauty services ranging from basic waxing to advanced skincare at her rented space at Bodies in Balance. Her specialties include eyelash extensions, eyebrow tinting, and light-therapy facials. These treatments are administered in a soothing atmosphere congenial to relaxation and the composition of muzak operettas.
Stress can make it difficult to perform even the most mundane tasks, such as walking, sleeping, and hanging from ceiling fan blades. Thanks goodness for licensed massage therapist Justus Bosquez. In the comfort of his cozy studio, he blends light to medium pressure with firmer techniques to ease chronic tension and promote deep relaxation. Justus is also been a charitable supporter of the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization which provides support to injured military vets.
Cynthia Ann Gates is a licensed massage therapist with more than 20 years of experience. Her therapeutic sessions include myofascial release therapy, which utilizes trigger-point pressure techniques to relieve pain and release toxins in the muscle, along with lymphatic-drainage massages, and neuromuscular-therapy stretches. Infrasound therapy is also available, which uses sounds waves to alleviate inflammation and soften scar tissue.
Physicians, aestheticians, and massage therapists all lend their respective talents to Jon'Ric International Medical Spa, helping put clients at ease and address their health and wellness concerns. Armed with an el?s cosmetic-laser system, injectable dermal fillers, and fractional skin-resurfacing technology, the medical staffers use their extensive training to halt Father Time?s wrinkling rampage. Massage therapists employ everything from hot stones to deep-tissue modalities to soothe stress-laden musculature. To uproot hairs, aestheticians use hard and strip waxes, sugaring techniques, and Nufree applications, which can gently remove unwanted fuzz from sensitive skin or easily bruised peaches.