Most Popular Service: HydraFacials, photofacials, Acleara acne treatments
Brands Used: Palomar Laser, Edge System, HydraFacial
Minimum Age Requirement: 14
Staff Size: 1 person
Parking: Parking lot
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Pro Tip: Come 15 minutes prior to your appointment and enjoy organic green tea or a chilled glass of wine.
Even as a child, Nancie Forrest dreamed of a career where she could help people. This dream led her from a career in business to a professional degree in health services, and then to a master's program in Oriental medicine. There, through countless hours of hands-on training, Nancie learned non-invasive, holistic approaches to medicine, such as acupuncture, herbal therapy, and cupping therapy—all ideal for treating ailments ranging from headaches and anxiety to infertility.
Licensed acupuncturist Dean Monitto alleviates chronic pain, allergies, and discomfort with his hair-thin needles. His decade-long list of clients includes members of the U.S. track and field team, Florida Gators volleyball, and UCF football teams. He has also spent time in the professor’s chair, teaching Oriental Medicine at colleges in Florida and New York.
The staff at Freeport & Brentwood Laser Lipo help clients shed pounds through non-invasive weight loss. During the sessions, therapists use laser paddles to target fat tissue externally through the skin, helping with spot fat reduction and aesthetic body contouring on areas such as love handles, tummy bulge, saddlebags and more.
Melissa Carey embraces traditional Chinese medicine when alleviating her patients’ discomfort. Her acupuncture sessions and herbal mixes treat disorders affecting every system in the body such as indigestion, hypertension, arthritis, migraines, allergies, depression, and addictions to alcohol or Pokémon. Additionally, Melissa offers a Revitalight treatment that uses LED light technology to diminish the appearance of fine lines and boost the production of collagen.
Joseph D'Antona, The Balance Health & Wellness Center's managing director, heads a practice that won Long Island Press's Best Acupuncturist and Best Massage awards for 2013. He uses his advanced certifications in NAET allergy elimination to naturally ride allergies through acupuncture. Collaborating with this expert team of therapists, D'Antona offers services to reduce pain, eliminate stress, and remove toxins. Sessions in the far-infrared sauna and water-fueled colon-hydrotherapy sessions promote wellness and are just two of the center's 25 salutary treatments. Spa procedures, such as cleansing, exfoliating facials, soothing hot-stone massages, and acoustic-wave cellulite-reduction therapy beautify bodies and promote a sense of deep relaxation. D'Antona takes a holistic approach to improving the health of clients, and he and the staff make communication a priority throughout each guest's treatment experience.